Question: Is it a sin to be vegetarian?

In the second chapter of Genesis (2:16-17) vegetarianism is re-affirmed as peoples spiritually proper diet. People are made in Gods image and animals are not, but this spiritual difference is not sufficiently morally significant to allow killing animals for food. Killing another person is a capital crime and a sin.

What does the Bible say about being a vegetarian?

Within the Bibles New Testament, the Apostle Paul states that people of weak faith eat only vegetables, although he also warns both meat-eaters and vegetarians to stop passing judgment on one another when it comes to food in verse 13 and [It is] good neither to eat flesh in verse 21.

Is it a sin to eat animal meat?

Do you think eating meat is a sin? The catechism says explicitly what we all know to be true in our hearts: Causing animals to suffer needlessly is a sin. Since no one has to eat meat, and in fact wed all be better off without it, then it is a sin to eat meat.

What did God say about eating meat?

Every moving thing that liveth shall be meat for you; even as the green herb have I given you all things. But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat. Eating meat also makes us comfortable around blood, and blood is life.

What does the Bible say about eating fish?

Fish is specifically described in Leviticus 11:10. Anything that has fins and scales is acceptable for eating according to this section of Scripture. This Law given by the Lord to Moses is still followed today by Jewish people. In Jewish tradition and religion Kosher food is all that should be eaten.

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