The Israelites are children of the Lord Jehovah—Unclean beasts, fish, and fowl are not to be eaten—The Israelites are to tithe all the increase of their seed annually.
3 ¶Thou shalt not
4 These are the beasts which ye shall
5 The hart, and the
6 And every beast that parteth the hoof, and
7 Nevertheless these ye shall not eat of them that chew the cud, or of them that divide the cloven hoof; as the camel, and the hare, and the coney: for they chew the cud, but divide not the hoof; therefore they are unclean unto you.
12 But these are they of which ye shall not eat: the eagle, and the
15 And the owl, and the night hawk, and the
16 The little owl, and the great owl, and the
17 And the pelican, and the
18 And the stork, and the heron after her kind, and the
19 And every
21 ¶Ye shall not eat of any thing that dieth of itself: thou shalt
22 Thou shalt truly
23 And thou shalt eat before the Lord thy God, in the place which he shall choose to place his name there, the tithe of thy corn, of thy wine, and of thine oil, and the firstlings of thy herds and of thy flocks; that thou mayest learn to fear the Lord thy God always.
24 And if the way be too long for thee, so that thou art not able to carry it; or if the place be too far from thee, which the Lord thy God shall choose to set his name there, when the Lord thy God hath blessed thee:
26 And thou shalt bestow that money for whatsoever thy soul lusteth after, for oxen, or for sheep, or for wine, or for strong drink, or for whatsoever thy soul desireth: and thou shalt eat there before the Lord thy God, and thou shalt rejoice, thou, and thine household,
28 ¶At the end of three years thou shalt bring forth all the
29 And the Levite, (because he hath no part nor inheritance with thee,) and the stranger, and the fatherless, and the