Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Exodus 22:31 in English Standard Version "“You shall be consecrated to me. Therefore you shall not eat any flesh that is torn by beasts in the field; you shall throw it to the dogs." Ex 19:6 and you shall be to me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.’ These are the words that you shall speak to the people of Israel.” Le 11:44 For I am the Lord your God. Consecrate yourselves therefore, and be holy, for I am holy. You shall not defile yourselves with any swarming thing that crawls on the ground. Le 22:8 He shall not eat what dies of itself or is torn by beasts, and so make himself unclean by it: I am the Lord.’ Eze 4:14 Then I said, “Ah, Lord God! Behold, I have never defiled myself. From my youth up till now I have never eaten what died of itself or was torn by beasts, nor has tainted meat come into my mouth.” Eze 44:31 The priests shall not eat of anything, whether bird or beast, that has died of itself or is torn by wild animals. Mt 7:6 “Do not give dogs what is holy, and do not throw your pearls before pigs, lest they trample them underfoot and turn to attack you.