Tell all the congregation of Israel that on the tenth day of this month every man shall take a lamb according to their fathers' houses, a lamb for a household. Biblically Clean and Unclean Meat (Lev. So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. Its just gross :/ but hopefully this article will make him realize its just simply meat. If you take in the energy, you either have to expend it or store it. Nevertheless, with most of them God was not pleased, for they were overthrown in the wilderness. The poor fish, have to Suffocate after having a Gaint Hook ripe their Mouth...VERY SAD. ... than to run the risk of doing evil. If you have an answer, e-mail me: firstname.lastname@example.org, Many thanks for this article.. If a man lies with a male as with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination; they shall surely be put to death; their blood is upon them. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast. @FishIsNotAMeat: Cite Wikipedia in a doctoral Dissertation and see what kind of reaction you get ;). I don't know what else to call the flesh of an alligator, it is meat, and they are cold-blooded. You shall have them for food. And they all ate and were satisfied. It has nothing to do with being parve as it isn't based upon religion, but the definition of what an animal is on a secular basis. Discover the top Bible verses about Eating Meat from the Old and New Testaments. I suppose it's possible that you meant "cold-blooded," which fish are. And as I gave you the green plants, I give you everything. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. The fear of you and the dread of you shall be upon every beast of the earth and upon every bird of the heavens, upon everything that creeps on the ground and all the fish of the sea. For no prophecy was ever produced by the will of man, but men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit. Silverware and plates which have been used for fish may only be used for meat after they have been washed. The wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the young goat, and the calf and the lion and the fattened calf together; and a little child shall lead them. At that time Jesus went through the grainfields on the Sabbath. Anything that you consume which comes from an animal including milk and eggs should be considered meat. In any event, I have lots of respect for people that can exhibit such discipline. Who are you to pass judgment on the servant of another? Does the steak contain fat? “Speak to the people of Israel, saying, These are the living things that you may eat among all the animals that are on the earth. “Of all that are in the waters you may eat these: whatever has fins and scales you may eat. Dennis Ebris (author) from Florida on December 19, 2009: @Kapaxiana: What about Chicken? I even got into an argument about it earlier today. We remember the fish we ate in Egypt that cost nothing, the cucumbers, the melons, the leeks, the onions, and the garlic. E They can also declare war, use tools, and do mathematics. Stop doing experiments that doesn't even mind the health of fish! But I would be extremely careful with labelling fish in a vegetarian diet. It annoys me when people claim they are vegetarians that eat fish. He shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth. In the 1940s, the US had a food wheel instead of a pyramid, and on it, meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dried beans, peas, nuts, or peanut butter were all listed as alternative sources for protein. And you shall eat it in haste. Fish meat is called "fish," just like how chicken meat is called "chicken." I rejoiced greatly to find some of your children walking in the truth, just as we were commanded by the Father. But that's just my opinion of course. In 2011, the pyramid was replaced with "My Plate," which is even simpler. You cannot create nor destroy energy, only change its form. Bible's stance on eating meat may surprise you ... but I eat meat, fish, fowl and eggs. Travel Chef from Manila on February 26, 2020: As a chef, we considered fish as meat and seafood (crabs, shrimps, lobsters, etc.) ‣ Read through the biblical references of Eating Meat to learn more about its meaning and significance. G It's their decision to eat what they want even if it is fish. Even though you find fish in the meat isle in the supermarket, it says on the notice "meat, fish, milk, eggs," if fish was meat, the sign wouldnt say "meat, fish" it would say "meat". What does the Bible say about Eating Meat? Respected Bible scholar Rev. Most believe crustaceans are not permissible, since they have an exoskeleton but not scales, and scaleless things like shellfish and octopus are also forbidden. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. But anything in the seas or the rivers that has not fins and scales, of the swarming creatures in the waters and of the living creatures that are in the waters, is detestable to you. Fish is still meat but not what the latin word 'carnis' describes. Chickens lay eggs; eggs are from a living animal but they are not meat. His disciples were hungry, and they began to pluck heads of grain and to eat. Then Jonah prayed to the Lord his God from the belly of the fish. I've removed that line from my article as to not further offend any readers. That is it, plain and simple. After this Jesus went away to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, which is the Sea of Tiberias. Pork is eaten by many people, but it is prohibited among those of the Islamic and the Jewish faiths. "Meat" - mentioned in 38 books and occurs 274 times in the Bible. "Chickens lay eggs; eggs are from a living animal but they are not meat. Because something has protein does not necessarily mean it's meat. Fresh fish would have been plentiful around the Mediterranean coast, Sea of Galilee and Jordan River; otherwise fish would have been dried or smoked. To summarize: Most religions have different rules for meat and fish, but they all put limits on both—so in that sense, religions traditionally view both meat and fish as foods to be careful about. If they are not an animal, what are they? For an animal to be meat it does not have to be cold or warm blooded. Praise him with sounding cymbals; praise him with loud clashing cymbals! During the number of days that you lie on your side, 390 days, you shall eat it. i think it is and finaly they said to look it up. A proper comparison would be a Fish to a Chicken, whoops, they're both meat. I could break through that type of argument unfortunately since all other meat comes from warm blooded creatures. You cannot be non-meat eating vegetarian if you eat the muscle of a fish. W But if her father opposes her on the day that he hears of it, no vow of hers, no pledge by which she has bound herself shall stand. All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. The story of Jesus multiplying fish and bread, not to mention the Passover lamb, argues against vegetarianism too. An avocado can be a pear if you call it that.So if you want to call fish meat, go ahead. Fish are animals, just like cows or cats or humans. You can't just call them "fish". Muslim: Muslims have strict dietary rules about what is and is not permissible (halal) and do put meat and fish into different categories. Although their rule against eating beef is universal, the different groups do have different rules about fish. Simon Peter said to them, “I am going fishing.” They said to him, “We will go with you.” They went out and got into the boat, but that night they caught nothing. There are strict rules about how meat should be handled in order to make it halal, but for fish, no specific butchering or preparation is necessary. Just the other day I was talking to my girlfriend about this subject. The debate in the forum gave me the idea to further elaborate on my views about this subject. In 1992, the US published its own, updated interpretation of the food pyramid. 1. the flesh of mammals used as food, as distinguished from that of birds and fish". And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God. I always thought that fish is a type of meat! And he sat down and taught the people from the boat. For by grace you have been saved through faith. Then the Lord said, “My Spirit shall not abide in man forever, for he is flesh: his days shall be 120 years.” The Nephilim were on the earth in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of man and they bore children to them. Thanks i allways concidered fish as meat but as you say the catholics of which my wife and stepdaughter are from malta dissagree. D) The fourth is Catholic, as was mentioned. In this manner you shall eat it: with your belt fastened, your sandals on your feet, and your staff in your hand. And no, proteines do not define meat, beans and nuts are not meat. Therefore it follows that fish muscle is meat. The elder to the elect lady and her children, whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all who know the truth, because of the truth that abides in us and will be with us forever: Grace, mercy, and peace will be with us, from God the Father and from Jesus Christ the Father's Son, in truth and love. As for the one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions. A look at the evolution of the food pyramid helps us see how views on nutrition have changed over the years. Fish is a meat. ‣ Everything in the waters that has not fins and scales is detestable to you. Our bodies literally use nore energy to digest it than what is gets in return. No preservatives. He made it known by sending his angel to his servant John, who bore witness to the word of God and to the testimony of Jesus Christ, even to all that he saw. A true vegetarian can only eat plant matter. B) Another is the muscles of a warm-blooded animal (excluding fish, shellfish, insects, eggs, milk, etc). Just because the flesh of a fish or a insect is different from that mammal or bird does not mean it's not the same. The following list, based on Leviticus 11 and Deuteronomy 14, identifies many of the animals God designates as clean and unclean. I must agree with your thought with the Christian belief of not eating meat during Black Friday. You are most likely correct on me not meeting "real" vegetarians. Thank you for your observation :). WHAT?! A glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!’ Yet wisdom is justified by her deeds.”. S Which means birds and fish don't fall into the "meat" category. He traced its meaning to the original Greek. For you tithe mint and rue and every herb, and neglect justice and the love of God. Whatever parts the hoof and is cloven-footed and chews the cud, among the animals, you may eat. I might win the argument! And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. 100 Bible Verses about Eating Fish. H However, you can call fish meat: After all you call certain drinks made from soy soy-milk, or milk made from coconut coconut-milk. Behold, I stand at the door and knock. And whatever does not have fins and scales you shall not eat; it is unclean for you. Jesus came and took the bread and gave it to them, and so with the fish. For just as Jonah was three days and three nights in the belly of the great fish, so will the Son of Man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth. After this Jesus revealed himself again to the disciples by the Sea of Tiberias, and he revealed himself in this way. Y Someone who didnt want their name exposed to random people on the damn internet on July 31, 2018: Fish is not meat in my opinion, otherwise Pescatarians would be omnivores. So, depending upon context, fish either are or are not meat. The NKJV says “fragments” instead of “meat.” And God said, “Behold, I have given you every plant yielding seed that is on the face of all the earth, and every tree with seed in its fruit. SteveoMc from Pacific NorthWest on June 29, 2010: Haha....the great meat debate. We know that Jesus, when He appeared to his disciples after His resurrection, ate fish (Luke 24:41 - 43). Thanks! When the food pyramid was first published in Sweden in 1974, meat, poultry, fish, beans, and eggs were all viewed as similar sources for protein. Bible health and common sense dictates, to the best of our abilities, we should know the source and quality of the meat we eat. Dennis Ebris (author) from Florida on June 11, 2018: Insects: their striated muscles, probably. Let not the one who eats despise the one who abstains, and let not the one who abstains pass judgment on the one who eats, for God has welcomed him. If you don't eat red meat or poultry and the only meat you consume is fish, you are a pescetarian. A conscientious, well-read food lover with many vegan, pescatarian, vegetarian, and ovotarian friends. ‣ Elle Hughes and Harry Knight via Unsplash. Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Home Ministries Milk, Meat, Bread & Fish. Each one should be fully convinced in his own mind. ... And the Lord appointed a great fish to swallow up Jonah. Dennis Ebris (author) from Florida on April 20, 2010: Warm blooded and cold blooded makes no difference. The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. Issue is there are well known sources that say yes, there are well known sources that say it's not. Fish are animals, meat is the flesh of an animal, carnivores are animals that feed on the flesh of other animals for food and their are animals that eat fish so their carnivores too. Everything in the waters that has fins and scales, whether in the seas or in the rivers, you may eat. And to every beast of the earth and to every bird of the heavens and to everything that creeps on the earth, everything that has the breath of life, I have given every green plant for food.” And it was so. Also think about why most people call you a vegetarian once you do not eat meat: Even if you do eat fish, you may still be considered a vegetarian (see the comment of the young girl above, whose mother makes her eat fish). The birds of the heavens, and the fish of the sea, whatever passes along the paths of the seas. Is fish a kind of meat, or is it in a different category? Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp! ‣ Does an insect contain meat? For I want you to know, brothers, that our fathers were all under the cloud, and all passed through the sea, and all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea, and all ate the same spiritual food, and all drank the same spiritual drink. The following command includes fish like sharks, rays, catfish, eels, paddlefish, hagfish and lampreys which do not have scales. I personally believe fish is meat but with this info. They also started ick. The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, ‘Look at him! ‣ For as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day when Noah entered the ark. And they took up twelve baskets full of the broken pieces left over. Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. Thank you for posting this. Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect. E) The fifth is soy-based "meats" which taste and look like pork or bacon or chicken but are not from an animal. Wow ! I simply said that because the fish can breathe, eat and live out daily functions and that it is in fact an animal that can be eaten then it is a meat. Bible > Sermons > Leviticus 11:2-47. The reason the debate even exists is because people use different definitions. !THEY DONT BLINK, EVERYTHING WANTS TO EAT THEM, EVEN THEM!! Some think that fish are not red-blooded animals, but they're wrong. With instructions on how to recreate a Bible … We are not to eat the blood, because blood represented the life of the animal and all life belongs to God. I did some further research and noticed that there tends to be a large divide between vegetarians and pescatarians. “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! P EDIT: In all seriousness though, I actually have heard that "meat", traditionally, refers to the muscle of a mammal. On it, meat, poultry, fish, dry beans, eggs, and nuts were all shown as choices for protein. Be sober-minded; be watchful. When you talk about it being parve, I assume you say so in a religious context. And those who ate were about five thousand men, besides women and children. They aren't a vegetable, and they are not a peanut. ‣ F This is definitely a subject that should have any hostility....lol let's all break bread cut steak (or fish) together :). Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you. @MikeG - I know you commented seven days ago, but I just have to say that if you eat beef, lamb and chicken, you're not a vegetarian. Also I mentioned that it is a protein and that to be a meat it must also be a protein. Muscle is made of two proteins...actin and myosin. I also was in a debate about this. Is there anything in the Bible that refers to this or to Christ's personal practice? The cow and the bear shall graze; their young shall lie down together; and the lion shall eat straw like the ox. Or how can you say to your brother, ‘Let me take the speck out of your eye,’ when there is the log in your own eye? Now the Passover, the feast of the Jews, was at hand. Lame "definition". “These you may eat, of all that are in the waters. For by grace you have been saved through faith. Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a serpent? Plus when u cook anything u lose most of the nutritional value it had in the first place. ‣ as an independent category. It also contains calcium and fiber. . And as I gave you the green plants, I give you everything. Her family is catholic, and while my girlfriend believes fish to be meat. It also includes crustaceans and mollusks. They even have better memories than humans. For you are a people holy to the Lord your God, and the Lord has chosen you to be a people for his treasured possession, out of all the peoples who are on the face of the earth. ‣ However, fish is clearly an animal, and their tasty fillets are made of animal protein, a.k.a. Question: Can fish, poultry, meat, and dairy make us fat? That includes fish. A vegetarian does NOT eat any animals. Leviticus 11:1-47 ESV / 82 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Peanuts are made of protein, but they are not meat. These you ought to have done, without neglecting the others. Christian: Few Christian denominations prohibit the consumption of meat or fish. Leeser’s Old Testament English Translation of the Hebrew Bible states, “It is inaccurate to translate the Hebrew word tanshemeth, as swan.”Additio… Your just being pretty inaccurate then, and in denial of certain culture, law and belief. Rochelle Frank from California Gold Country on June 26, 2009: It would be hard to define it as a vegetable, fruit or grain. Some teachings say that since Jesus died on a Friday, people should fast that day, and some have interpreted that to mean they should not eat meat from warmblooded animals on Friday . Every moving thing that lives shall be food for you. If chickens are raised in over-populated coups or fish drawn from mercury-polluted waters, they should not be eaten. dude on wikipedia it says the flesh of mammalian species (pigs, cattle, lambs, etc.) coconut meat, the meat of an avocado). “These you may eat, of all that are in the waters. M Each Friday during Lent, Catholics are supposed to give up meat, so many turn to fish. Now as far as vegetarians who don't eat meat go...is it really that big of deal that they eat fish?? Both are anthropods. Eggs are eggs, fish are fish, both parve. For more information about why Catholics participate in Lent and why, I love the video “Where is Lent in the Bible” by Father Mike at Ascension Presents.. Father Mike is a Catholic priest (with an active Youtube presence) who always does such a great job of explaining what Catholics believe and why in a way that’s fair, welcoming, and kind. Answer: The Bible has never clearly commanded vegetarianism and eating meat is certainly permitted in New Testament times. Therefore let no one pass judgment on you in questions of food and drink, or with regard to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath. So plants and insects are meat ? Its the flesh of a living animal. Or at butcher shops, butchers deal with meat ( fish that eat other fish are classified as carnivores, since fish is meat), My favorite arguement from a "vegetarian" was that fish are not meat because they can't make a sad face. It is a hot debate: Many claim that fish is not meat, while others insist that it is. The revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave him to show to his servants the things that must soon take place. He shall eat curds and honey when he knows how to refuse the evil and choose the good. They were trained to the principle, "If meat make my brother to offend, I will eat no flesh while the ... goes forth on the bosom of the lake. ‣ It's a controversial topic for a reason. Q hummm kinda an odd debate u know.... oh well... i new it. Your simple way of explaining this actually convinced me that fish is meat. But like what you have said, in some religions, they have different perspective towards fish or meat. Hindu: India is the country that consumes the least amount of meat per capita, but Hindu dietary restrictions vary among the groups. Jesus prayed over the bread and fish in both references. I dont eat any meat exept fish because beef and pork ect. And while they still disbelieved for joy and were marveling, he said to them, “Have you anything here to eat?” They gave him a piece of broiled fish, and he took it and ate before them. And God saw that it was good. And the Lord spoke to Moses and Aaron, saying to them, “Speak to the people of Israel, saying, These are the living things that you may eat among all the animals that are on the earth. It is before his own master that he stands or falls. ‣ Contact me: openbibleinfo (at) gmail.com. And the Lord spoke to Moses and Aaron, saying to them, “Speak to the people of Israel, saying, These are the living things that you may eat among all the animals that are on the earth. Her reply was "Fish". I'm glad that you liked it :). You shall have them for food. It recommends a portion of "protein," but no specific sources of protein are described. There is no single answer for all contexts: there is no single answer for all people. For me, I don't consider insects meat simply because the muscle isn't really the bulk of what you'd be eating. I thank you for your explanation, but it doesn't hold water for everyone I've talked to. Dennis Ebris (author) from Florida on June 03, 2011: @Protein is not meat: Peanuts don't swim around, eat food, breath, or have a nervous system. Shares the same ph balance as us. Well then.. if fish is not a meat might I politely ask what one would consider it to be? Call me crazy but I don't totally understand why one would want to completely cut meat out of their diet. Honestly though, they're an animal, they have flesh, we're eating what's under it, it's meat. I am not a vegetarian, but I don't eat fish because they are smart, fully conscious, have feeling and personalities. When man began to multiply on the face of the land and daughters were born to them, the sons of God saw that the daughters of man were attractive. But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. ‣ Moses spoke to the heads of the tribes of the people of Israel, saying, “This is what the Lord has commanded. You shall not let your cattle breed with a different kind. And when he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, “Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.” And Simon answered, “Master, we toiled all night and took nothing! Publication date: Dec 21, 2020. ... “Test your servants for ten days; let us be given vegetables to eat and water to drink. Much easier that way. Jesus went up on the mountain, and there he sat down with his disciples. Does the body digest and process fish meat the same way it does other animal proteins like chicken and steak? Fish and meat may not be cooked or eaten together. Scientifically i lean towards fish not being considered meat, due to the ph balance. "Meat" - discussed most often in the books of Numbers (53), Leviticus (38) and Ezekiel (19). The Bible makes little differentiation between the two and says you may eat any fish that has fins and scales and any animal that has hooves and chews cud, but although Jesus deemed all foods clean to eat, different denominations interpret the Bible differently. just to be clear, vegetarians do consider fish as meat, you mean pescetarians, and they never say fish is not meat. And Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. And as I gave you the green plants, I give you everything. And he will be upheld, for the Lord is able to make him stand. Gen.1. The only thing complicated about this matter is trying to classify a meat as something other than meat. ‣ I think vegetarianism has a somewhat invogue persona and I'm sure that many of the people I know are simply vegetarians because their friends or their significant other is. This includes fish and poultry. Everything in the waters that has fins and scales, whether in the seas or in the rivers, you may eat. Because fish are delicious. Tags bible vegetarianism, early vegetarian Christians, eating meat according to the Bible, food at the time of Jesus, Jesus Christ vegetarian, Jesus food, jesus is he vegetarian, jesus meat, Jesus said NO to the meat in the Gospel of the Twelve, Jesus vegan, jesus veganism, jesus vegetarian, jesus was vegetarian, religion veganism, Rev. Meats of all kinds (cow, pig, fish, etc.) Maybe with a screen name so I'll be able to better identify you :). From Engedi to Eneglaim it will be a place for the spreading of nets. If a man vows a vow to the Lord, or swears an oath to bind himself by a pledge, he shall not break his word. This Is Good! It can be difficult to say because of definitions like this. The only question I have now is: Does it matter if fish is warm blooded to be considered a meat? C) A third is the material found inside nuts or certain fruits (i.e. It is it's own category (fish). And I will leave thee thrown into the wilderness, thee and all the fish of thy rivers: thou shalt fall upon the open fields; thou shalt not be brought together, nor gathered: I have given thee for meat to the beasts of the field and to the fowls of the heaven. After some research, the most likely explanation why fish isn't considered meat, is because the church law is written in Latin, which forbids eating 'carnis' (≙ the flesh of animals on land) on Fridays, so people just started eating fish. Must be meat. I know you can get cold blooded horses for example. Eggs are eggs, fish are fish, both parve.". If you watch any fishing shows or go on a fishing vessel, you'll see the blood is most definitely red. Fish meat is obviously from fish, a living animal. 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