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Reformation Study Bible – Lev 3:17
Lev 3:17

3:17 neither fat nor blood. Fat from sacrificial animals belonged to God (v. 3). Eating blood means eating meat from which the blood has not been drained (1 Sam. 14:33). The theological reason for this ban is given in 17:11 (Gen. 9:4 and note).