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Leviticus 11:1-30

1 ¶ And the LORD spoke unto Moses and to Aaron, saying unto them, 2 Speak unto the sons of Israel, saying, These are the animals which ye shall eat among all the animals that are on the earth. 3 Whatever divides the hoof and is clovenfooted and chews the cud, among the animals, that shall you eat. 4 Nevertheless these shall ye not eat of those that chew the cud or of those that divide the hoof: the camel because it chews the cud but divides not the hoof; it is unclean unto you. 5 And the coney because it chews the cud, but divides not the hoof: it is unclean unto you. 6 And the hare because it chews the cud, but divides not the hoof: it is unclean unto you. 7 And the swine though it divides the hoof and is clovenfooted, yet it chews not the cud: it is unclean to you. 8 Of their flesh ye shall not eat, and their carcase you shall not touch: they are unclean to you. 9 ¶ These shall you eat of all that are in the waters: whatever has fins and scales in the waters, in the seas, and in the rivers, those shall you eat. 10 But all that have not fins and scales in the seas and in the rivers, of any reptile in the waters, and of any living thing which is in the waters, they shall be an abomination unto you; 11 they shall be an abomination unto you; ye shall not eat of their flesh, and ye shall have their carcasses in abomination. 12 Whatever has no fins nor scales in the waters, that shall be an abomination unto you. 13 And these ye shall have in abomination among the fowls; they shall not be eaten, they shall be an abomination: the eagle, the ossifrage, the ospray, 14 the vulture, and the kite according to his species, 15 every raven according to his species, 16 the owl, the night hawk, the cuckow, and the hawk according to his species; 17 the little owl, the cormorant, the great owl, 18 the swan, the pelican, the gier eagle, 19 the stork, the heron according to her species, the lapwing, and the bat. 20 ¶ Every flying insect that creeps, going upon all four, shall be an abomination unto you. 21 Yet these may ye eat of every flying insect that goes upon all four, which have legs above their feet, to leap with them upon the earth; 22 these of them ye may eat: the locust according to his species and the bald locust according to his species and the beetle according to his species and the grasshopper according to his species. 23 But all other flying insects, which have four feet, shall be an abomination unto you. 24 And for these ye shall be unclean: whoever touches their carcase shall be unclean until the evening. 25 And whoever bears any part of their carcase shall wash his clothes and be unclean until the evening. 26 The carcasses of every animal which divides the hoof and is not clovenfooted, nor chews the cud, are unclean unto you; everyone that touches them shall be unclean. 27 And of all the animals that go on all four, any that walk upon their paws are unclean unto you; whoever touches their carcase shall be unclean until the evening. 28 And he that bears their carcase shall wash his clothes and be unclean until the evening; they are unclean unto you. 29 These also shall be unclean unto you among the animals that creep upon the earth: the weasel and the mouse and the frog according to his species 30 and the ferret and the lizard and the snail and the slug and the mole.

Proverbs 15:17

17 Better is a dinner of vegetables where love is than a fatted calf and hatred therewith.

Psalms 104:15

15 and wine that makes glad the heart of man, making his face to shine with oil and bread which sustains man’s heart.

Ecclesiastes 9:7

7 Go, eat thy bread with joy and drink thy wine with a joyful heart that thy works might be acceptable unto God.

Isaiah 1:19

19 If ye are willing and hearken, ye shall eat the good of the land;

Mark 7:14-23

14 And when he had called all the people unto him, he said unto them, Hearken unto me every one of you and understand; 15 there is nothing from outside the man that entering into him can defile him, but the things which come out of him, those are what defile the man. 16 If anyone has ears to hear, let him hear. 17 And when he was entered into the house from the people, his disciples asked him concerning the parable. 18 And he said unto them, Are ye so without understanding also? Do ye not understand that anything from outside that enters into the man cannot defile him? 19 Because it enters not into his heart, but into the belly, and the man goes out to the privy and purges all foods. 20 For he had said that it is what comes out of the man that defiles the man. 21 For from within, out of the heart of men, come forth the evil thoughts, the adulteries, the fornications, the murders, 22 the thefts, the covetousness, the wickedness, the deceit, the lasciviousness, the evil eye, the slander, the pride, the unwiseness: 23 all these evil things come out from within and defile the man.

1 Corinthians 8:8

8 But food does not make us more acceptable unto God; for neither if we eat are we the better, neither if we eat not are we the worse.

1 Timothy 4:4-5

4 For everything that God created is good, and nothing is to be refused, if it is received with thanksgiving, 5 for it is sanctified by the word of God and prayer.

John 6:35

35 And Jesus said unto them, I AM the bread of life; he that comes to me shall never hunger, and he that believes in me shall never thirst.

Romans 14:1-23

1 ¶ Bear with the one who is sick in the faith, but not unto doubtful discernment. 2 For one believes that he may eat all things; another, who is sick, eats vegetables. 3 Let not him that eats despise him that does not eat, and let not him who does not eat judge him that eats; for God has raised him up. 4 Who art thou that judgest another man’s servant? By his own master he stands or falls; and if he falls, he shall be made to stand, for God is powerful to make him stand. 5 Also, some make a difference between one day and another; others esteem every day alike. Let each one be fully persuaded in his own soul. 6 He that observes the day, let him observe it unto the Lord; and he that does not observe the day, to the Lord he does not observe it. He that eats, eats unto the Lord, for he gives God thanks; and he that does not eat, unto the Lord he does not eat, and gives God thanks. 7 For none of us live for ourselves, and no one dies for himself. 8 For if we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for the Lord; whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord’s. 9 For to this end Christ both died and rose and revived: to thus exercise lordship over the dead as well as over the living. 10 But why dost thou judge thy brother? or why dost thou belittle thy brother? for we shall all stand before the tribunal of the Christ. 11 For it is written, As I live, saith the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall confess to God. 12 So then each one of us shall give account of himself to God. 13 Let us, therefore, not judge one another any more, but judge this rather: that no man put a stumblingblock or an occasion to fall in his brother’s way. 14 I know and trust in the Lord Jesus that for his sake there is nothing unclean, but to him that esteems any thing to be unclean, to him it is unclean. 15 But if thy brother is grieved because of thy food, now thou dost not walk in charity. Do not destroy him with thy food, for whom Christ died. 16 Let not then your good be evil spoken of; 17 for the kingdom of God is not food and drink, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. 18 For he that in these things serves the Christ is well pleasing unto God and approved of men. 19 Let us, therefore, follow after the things which make for peace and the edification of each one to the others. 20 Because of food, do not destroy the work of God. All things indeed are clean, but it is evil for that man who eats with offense. 21 It is good neither to eat flesh nor to drink wine nor do any thing by which thy brother stumbles or is offended or is sick. 22 Thou hast faith; have it to thyself before God. Blessed is he that does not condemn himself with that thing which he allows. 23 And he that makes a difference is condemned if he eats, because he does not eat by faith; and whatsoever is not out of faith is sin.

Genesis 9:3

3 Every moving thing that lives shall be food for you; even as the green grass I have given you all things.

Genesis 1:29

29 ¶ And God said, Behold, I have given you every grass bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for food.

1 Corinthians 10:31

31 Whether therefore ye eat or drink or whatever ye do, do everything for the glory of God.

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