Forbidden Food

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Leviticus 7:23

"Speak to the {Israelites}, saying, 'You must not eat any fat of ox, or sheep, or goat;

Leviticus 7:24

and a dead body's fat or mangled carcass's fat may be used for any {purpose}, but you certainly must not eat it.

Leviticus 7:25

When anyone eats fat from the domestic animal from which he presented an offering made by fire for Yahweh, then that person who ate shall be cut off from his people.

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Leviticus 7:26

And in any of your dwellings, you must not eat any blood {belonging to} birds or domestic animals.

Leviticus 7:27

Any person who eats any blood, that person shall be cut off from his people.'"

Leviticus 17:12

{Therefore} I said to the {Israelites}, '{None of you} may eat blood, nor may the alien who is dwelling in your midst eat blood.'

Deuteronomy 12:16

Only the blood you must not eat, [but] on the ground you must pour it like water.

Deuteronomy 12:23

Only, be sure not to eat the blood, because the blood is the life, and you shall not eat the life with the meat.

Deuteronomy 12:25

You shall not eat it, so that {it will go well} for you [and] your children after you, because [then] you will [be] doing what is right in the eyes of Yahweh.

Deuteronomy 15:23

But you shall not eat its blood; you shall pour it on the ground like water."

Leviticus 17:10

And [if there is] {anyone} from the house of Israel or from the alien who is dwelling in their midst who eats any blood, then I will set my face against the person who eats the blood, and I will cut him off from among his people.

Leviticus 17:14

Indeed, [the] life of all flesh, its blood, [is] in its life, so I said to the {Israelites}, 'You may not eat [the] blood of any flesh, because [the] life of all flesh [is] its blood; anyone who eats it must be cut off.'

Leviticus 3:17

[This is] a lasting statute for your generations in all your dwellings: you must not eat any fat or any blood.'"

Leviticus 19:7

And if it is indeed eaten on the third day, it [is] unclean meat; it shall not be regarded as accepted.

Exodus 21:28

" 'And if an ox gores a man or a woman and he dies, the ox will surely be stoned, and its meat will not be eaten, and the owner of the ox [is] innocent.

Exodus 22:31

And you will be men of holiness for me; and you will not eat meat [from] a carcass mangled in the field; you will throw it to the dog.

Leviticus 17:15

"And [if there is] any person who eats a dead body or a mangled carcass, [whether] among the native or among the alien, then he shall wash his garments, and he shall wash [himself] with water, and he shall be unclean until the evening, and he shall be clean.

Deuteronomy 14:21

"You shall not eat any carcass; you may give it to the alien who [is] in your {towns}, and he may eat it, or you may sell [it] to a foreigner, for you [are] a holy people for Yahweh your God; you may not boil a kid in its mother's milk.

Ezekiel 4:14

And I said, "Ah, Lord Yahweh! Look! I have not been defiling myself, and a dead body and mangled carcass I have not eaten from my childhood until now, and {unclean meat} has not come into my mouth!"

Ezekiel 44:31

Any dead body or mangled carcass from the birds or from the animals, the priests shall not eat."

Leviticus 11:40

And the one who eats {some of} its dead body must wash his garments, and he shall be unclean until the evening; and the one who carries its dead body must wash his garments, and he shall be unclean until the evening.

Leviticus 11:8

You must not eat from their meat, and you must not touch their dead body--they are unclean for you.

Leviticus 11:11

And they shall be detestable to you; you must not eat from their meat, and you must detest their dead body.

Leviticus 11:13

" 'And these you must detest from the birds; they must not be eaten--they [are] detestable: the eagle and the vulture and the short-toed eagle,

Leviticus 11:41

" 'And any swarmer that swarms on the land [is] detestable; it must not be eaten.

Leviticus 11:42

You must not eat anything that moves upon its belly or that walks on [all] fours, even any [with] numerous feet [belonging] to any swarmer that swarms on the land, because they [are] detestable.

Leviticus 7:19

And the meat that touches anything unclean must not be eaten; it must be burned with fire, and as for the [clean] meat, anyone who is clean may eat the meat.

Isaiah 65:4

{who sit} in graves and spend the night in {secret places}, {who eat} the flesh of swine with a fragment of impurity [in] their vessels,

Isaiah 66:17

Those who sanctify themselves and those who cleanse themselves {to go into} the gardens after [the] one in the middle, eating the flesh of swine and detestable things and rodents together shall come to an end!" {declares} Yahweh.

Acts 10:12

in which were all the four-footed animals and reptiles of the earth and birds of the sky.

Acts 11:6

[As I] looked intently into it, I was considering [it], and I saw the four-footed animals of the earth and the wild animals and the reptiles and the birds of the sky.

Daniel 1:5

And the king assigned to them {his daily portion} from the fine food of the king, and from {the wine that he drank}, and [instructed that] {they were to be educated for three years}. And at the end [of] their [training], {they were to be stationed} {before} the king.

Daniel 1:8

Now {Daniel resolved} that he would not defile himself with the fine food of the king, and with {the wine that he drank}, and [so] he requested from the commander of the court officials [permission so] that he would not defile himself.

Daniel 1:12-16

"Please test your servants [for] ten days, and let them give us {some of the vegetables}, and let us eat and let us drink water. Then let our appearances and the appearance of the young men who are eating the fine food of the king be compared {before you}, and [then] deal with your servants {according to what you see}." So he agreed to this proposal with them, and he tested them [for] ten days.read more.
And at the end of ten days their appearances appeared better and [they were] healthier of body than all the young men who were eating the fine food of the king. {So} the guard {continued to withhold} their fine food and the wine of their drink, and he gave them vegetables.

Psalm 141:4

Do not incline my heart to any evil thing, to practice wicked deeds with men [who] do iniquity; and do not let me eat of their delicacies.

Acts 10:14

But Peter said, "Certainly not, Lord! For I have never eaten anything common and unclean!"

Acts 11:8

But I said, 'Certainly not, Lord! For nothing common or unclean has ever entered into my mouth!'

Genesis 32:32

Therefore the {Israelites} do not eat the sinew of the sciatic nerve that [is] upon the socket of the hip unto this day, because he struck the socket of the thigh of Jacob at the sinew of the sciatic nerve.

1 Samuel 14:32

Then the troops took the plunder: they took sheep and cattle and {calves} and slaughtered [them] on the ground and the troops ate [them all] with the blood.

1 Samuel 14:33

So they reported [it] to Saul, saying, "Look! The troops [are] sinning against Yahweh by eating [the animals] with the blood!" And he said, "You have dealt treacherously! Roll to me a large stone {today}!"

1 Samuel 14:34

Then Saul said, "Disperse [yourselves] among the troops and say to them, 'Bring to me each [one] his ox and each his sheep and slaughter them in this [place] and eat, but do not sin against Yahweh by eating [the animals] with the blood.'" So all the troops brought [them], each [leading] his ox in his hand that night, and slaughtered [it] there.

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Cormorant » Bird » Forbidden food

Leviticus 11:17

and the little owl and the cormorant and the great owl,

Deuteronomy 14:17

and the desert owl and the carrion vulture and the cormorant,

Isaiah 34:11

But [the] large bird and [the] hedgehog shall take possession of it, and [the] owl and [the] raven shall live in it. And he shall stretch [the] measuring line of confusion out over it, and [the] plumb line of emptiness.

Zephaniah 2:14

Herds shall lie down in her midst, every wild animal of a nation; even the desert owl and the screech owl shall lodge on her capitals. A voice shall hoot in the window; rubble on the threshold; for the cedar [is] laid bare.

Kite » Bird » Forbidden food

Leviticus 11:14

and the red kite and the black kite according to its kind,

Deuteronomy 14:13

and the red kite and the black kite or {any kind of falcon},

Lapwing » Bird » Forbidden food

Leviticus 11:19

and the stork, the heron according to its kind and the hoopoe and the bat.

Deuteronomy 14:18

and the stork and the heron according to its kind and the hoopoe and the bat.