Life vs. Soul vs. ?
Some versions translate life as soul here. That changes the meaning and implications, doesn't it? Deuteronomy 12:23 ESV "Only be sure that you do not eat the blood, for the blood is the life, and you shall not eat the life with the flesh." See it at YouVersion.com< http://YouVersion.com >: http://bible.com/59/deu.12.23.esv