The Blood of Animals

H/T: St Nektarios Monastery via The Orthodox Pilgrim here

“…..There are different reasons why God commanded men not to eat blood. Theodoret says that blood must not be eaten on account of the fact that it is the animal’s soul. Hence when anyone eats meat without blood it is the same as though he had been eating soulless vegetable. But if he eats it with the…”

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