The Bible is the most widely read book in the history of mankind, we’re pretty sure. The Good Book has been the cornerstone for one of the largest religions on the planet and it deserves to be read by just about everyone, regardless of their spirituality. The Bible is thousands of years old and contains numerous stories, parables, and guidelines for its followers to follow. Since this is a sensitive topic, we will outline some sections that are forbidden in the Bible but people still do in this modern era.
You know that cute little tattoo you got in college? Or how about the tattoo you got to commemorate a lost loved one? Well, Leviticus 19:28 explains, “You shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I am the LORD.” And no, it doesn’t matter if you donate to charity, it is a sin.
Eating “Good” Food
If you open up your Bible to Leviticus 3:17, “It shall be a perpetual statute for your generations throughout all your dwellings, that you eat neither fat nor blood.” Technically, this means no more cheeseburgers – this one’s a tough one to digest.