Ezekiel 44:31

“The priests shall not eat of any thing that is dead of itself, or torn, whether it be fowl or beast.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ezekiel 44:31

The priests shall not eate of any thing that is dead of it selfe or torne, whether it be foule or beast.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The priests shall not eat any bird or beast that has died a natural death or has been torn to pieces.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The priests shall not eat of anything that dieth of itself, or is torn, whether it be bird or beast.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The priests may not take for food any bird or beast which has come to a natural death or whose death has been caused by another animal.
- Basic English Bible

The priests shall not eat of anything that dieth of itself, or of that which is torn, whether of fowl or of beast.
- Darby Bible

The priests shall not eat of any thing that is dead of itself, or torn, whether of fowl or beast.
- Webster's Bible

The priests shall not eat of anything that dies of itself, or is torn, whether it be bird or animal.
- World English Bible

Any carcase and torn thing, of the fowl, and of the beasts, the priests do not eat.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The priests shall not eat of any thing that dieth of itself, or is torn, whether it be fowl or beast.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Ezekiel 44:31

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 44:31


44:30 And the first - So soon as the first - fruits are ripe in the field, your vineyards, and olive yards. Every oblation - Whether free - will offering, or prescribed. The first of your dough - 'Tis conceived this was of every mass of dough they made, and of the first of the dough, which every year they first made of the new corn, as by the custom of the Jews at this day appears. That he - The priest may bless, and pray for thee.


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