44 For (A)I am the Lord your God. Consecrate yourselves therefore, and (B)be holy, for I am holy. And you shall not make yourselves unclean with any of the swarming things that swarm on the earth. 45 (C)For I am the Lord who brought you up from the land of Egypt to be your God; thus (D)you shall be holy, for I am holy.’”

46 This is the law regarding the animal and the bird, and every living thing that moves in the waters and everything that swarms on the earth, 47 (E)to make a distinction between the unclean and the clean, and between the edible creature and the creature which is not to be eaten.

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