Parallel Bible results for Leviticus 11:39-47

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Leviticus 11:39-47

NRS 39 If an animal of which you may eat dies, anyone who touches its carcass shall be unclean until the evening. NIV 39 " 'If an animal that you are allowed to eat dies, anyone who touches the carcass will be unclean till evening. NRS 40 Those who eat of its carcass shall wash their clothes and be unclean until the evening; and those who carry the carcass shall wash their clothes and be unclean until the evening. NIV 40 Anyone who eats some of the carcass must wash his clothes, and he will be unclean till evening. Anyone who picks up the carcass must wash his clothes, and he will be unclean till evening. NRS 41 All creatures that swarm upon the earth are detestable; they shall not be eaten. NIV 41 " 'Every creature that moves about on the ground is detestable; it is not to be eaten. NRS 42 Whatever moves on its belly, and whatever moves on all fours, or whatever has many feet, all the creatures that swarm upon the earth, you shall not eat; for they are detestable. NIV 42 You are not to eat any creature that moves about on the ground, whether it moves on its belly or walks on all fours or on many feet; it is detestable. NRS 43 You shall not make yourselves detestable with any creature that swarms; you shall not defile yourselves with them, and so become unclean. NIV 43 Do not defile yourselves by any of these creatures. Do not make yourselves unclean by means of them or be made unclean by them. NRS 44 For I am the Lord your God; sanctify yourselves therefore, and be holy, for I am holy. You shall not defile yourselves with any swarming creature that moves on the earth. NIV 44 I am the LORD your God; consecrate yourselves and be holy, because I am holy. Do not make yourselves unclean by any creature that moves about on the ground. NRS 45 For I am the Lord who brought you up from the land of Egypt, to be your God; you shall be holy, for I am holy. NIV 45 I am the LORD who brought you up out of Egypt to be your God; therefore be holy, because I am holy. NRS 46 This is the law pertaining to land animal and bird and every living creature that moves through the waters and every creature that swarms upon the earth, NIV 46 " 'These are the regulations concerning animals, birds, every living thing that moves in the water and every creature that moves about on the ground. NRS 47 to make a distinction between the unclean and the clean, and between the living creature that may be eaten and the living creature that may not be eaten. NIV 47 You must distinguish between the unclean and the clean, between living creatures that may be eaten and those that may not be eaten.' "