Wherever you live, you must not eat the blood of any bird or animal.
but you must not eat the blood; pour it on the ground like water.
Do not eat blood; pour it on the ground like water.
But you must not eat its blood; pour it on the ground like water.
they rushed to the plunder, took sheep, cattle, and calves, slaughtered them on the ground, and ate [meat] with the blood [still in it.]
Some reported to Saul: "Look, the troops are sinning against the LORD by eating [meat] with the blood [still in it.]" Saul said, "You have been unfaithful. Roll a large stone over here at once."
He then said, "Go among the troops and say to them, 'Each man must bring me his ox or his sheep. Do the slaughtering here and then you can eat. Don't sin against the LORD by eating [meat] with the blood [in it.]' " So every one of the troops brought his ox that night and slaughtered it there.
Earth, do not cover my blood; may my cry for help find no resting place.
For the blood she shed is in her midst. She put it out on the bare rock; she didn't pour it on the ground to cover it with dust.