Do you eat blood?

by laverite 21 Replies latest watchtower beliefs

  • laverite

    Abstaining from blood is somewhat trickier for JWs than I might have imagined. Meat glue is apparently widely in use, and it is made from the blood products from a variety of animals. I never heard of meat glue before today.

    Oh my.

  • wha happened?
    wha happened?

    yea I saw that. Not so much for the use of blood, because unless u are vegan, u eat blood. I was kinda blown away by the smaller scraps of a cust being glued together and presented as a large healthy cut. Not what I want to see if I'm paying $50-$100 for my filet

  • Glander

    As a carnivore I'm sure I must. But, I am not a big fan of the iron, organy taste of blood. I do enjoy liver, though.

  • Low-Key Lysmith
    Low-Key Lysmith

    When I was in Scotland & N Ireland, there was black pudding available at every breakfast. Some was better than others, but overall, not bad.

  • blond-moment

    It's just the clotting agent from's just a fraction, JWs will be safe.

    I like my steak, just walk it thru a warm room, rare. so I guess I eat blood, haha.

  • wha happened?
    wha happened?

    Blond u had me at "walk it through a warm room". I used to say, "Wipe it's ass and throw it on the plate

  • puffthedragon

    I hunt some of my own food. JW's that know me ALWAYS ask if I bled the meat properly. I ask them if they ask their butcher the same question.

  • wha happened?
    wha happened?

    well if u don't, u are unclean until sundown. According to that book they read. What's it called? oh yea, the bible


    As a dog that respects its name I abstain from eating such s***. Only juicy bones!


  • ZeusRocks

    Well, when I cut myself I take a little swig.

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