It’s not exactly clear about what animal “arnebeth” is. They thought it was rabbit but no one knows for sure. Wild rabbits are are dangerous because many of them carry the yellow fever disease.
God forbids certain foods because He is protecting their health (example: We know not to eat meats undercooked or we can get sick). There are certain months of the year that shellfish are deadly.
God is teaching good hygiene by telling the to wash their hands after touching dead carcasses.
Read: Leviticus 12
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To Be Continued Tuesday, July 2nd ……….