Clean and Unclean Food

1 You are the children of the LORD your God. Do not cut yourselves or shave the front of your heads for the dead,
2 for you are a people holy to the LORD your God. Out of all the peoples on the face of the earth, the LORD has chosen you to be his treasured possession.
3 Do not eat any detestable thing.

References for Deuteronomy 14:3

4 These are the animals you may eat: the ox, the sheep, the goat,

References for Deuteronomy 14:4

5 the deer, the gazelle, the roe deer, the wild goat, the ibex, the antelope and the mountain sheep.a

References for Deuteronomy 14:5

    • v 14:5 - The precise identification of some of the birds and animals in this chapter is uncertain.
      6 You may eat any animal that has a divided hoof and that chews the cud.
      7 However, of those that chew the cud or that have a divided hoof you may not eat the camel, the rabbit or the hyrax. Although they chew the cud, they do not have a divided hoof; they are ceremonially unclean for you.
      8 The pig is also unclean; although it has a divided hoof, it does not chew the cud. You are not to eat their meat or touch their carcasses.

      References for Deuteronomy 14:8