Food Defined

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Genesis 1:29

And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb producing seed that is on the whole earth, and every tree in which is the fruit of a tree producing seed: it shall be food for you;

Genesis 3:18

and thorns and thistles shall it yield thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of the field.

Genesis 2:9

And out of the ground Jehovah Elohim made every tree grow that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food; and the tree of life, in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.

Genesis 2:16

And Jehovah Elohim commanded Man, saying, Of every tree of the garden thou shalt freely eat;

Genesis 3:2

And the woman said to the serpent, We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the garden;

Genesis 1:30

and to every animal of the earth, and to every fowl of the heavens, and to everything that creepeth on the earth, in which is a living soul, every green herb for food. And it was so.

Job 28:5

As for the earth, out of it cometh bread, and underneath it is turned up as by fire;

Leviticus 11:2

Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the animals which ye shall eat of all the beasts which are on the earth.

Leviticus 11:47

to make a difference between the unclean and the clean, and between the beast that is to be eaten and the beast that is not to be eaten.

Deuteronomy 12:15-16

Nevertheless, according to all the desire of thy soul thou mayest slay and eat flesh in all thy gates, according to the blessing of Jehovah thy God which he hath given thee: the unclean and the clean may eat thereof, as of the gazelle, and the hart. Only, ye shall not eat the blood; ye shall pour it upon the earth as water.

Deuteronomy 12:20

When Jehovah thy God shall enlarge thy border, as he promised thee, and thou say, I will eat flesh, because thy soul longeth to eat flesh, thou mayest eat flesh, according to all the desire of thy soul.

Ezekiel 47:12

And by the river, upon its bank, on the one side and on the other, shall grow all trees for food, whose leaf shall not fade, nor their fruit fail: it shall bring forth new fruit every month, for its waters issue out of the sanctuary; and the fruit thereof shall be for food, and the leaf thereof for medicine.

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