9 ¶ These shall ye eat of all that are in the waters: whatsoever hath fins and scales in the waters, in the seas, and in the rivers, them shall ye eat.
9 Verse 9. Whatsoever hath fins and scales] Because these, of
all the fish tribe, are the most nourishing; the others which are
without scales, or whose bodies are covered with a thick
glutinous matter, being in general very difficult of digestion.