0 Why does the Bible say that you shouldn't eat hares?

The angel of the Lord took him by the top of his head, and carried him by the hair of his head, and set him in Babylon over the den. Additions to the Book of Daniel 14:35

Trivia: What minor prophet was grabbed by an angel and carried from Judea to Babylon so he could feed Daniel in the lions' den stew and bread?

Why does the Bible say that you shouldn't eat hares?


Because they chew the cud, but don't divide the hoof.

These ye shall not eat of them that chew the cud, or of them that divide the cloven hoof; as the camel, and the hare, and the coney: for they chew the cud, but divide not the hoof; therefore they are unclean unto you. Deuteronomy 14:7

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