Ashes of the red heifer
19:1 And Yehovah spake unto Moses and unto Aaron, saying,
19:2 This [is] the ordinance of the law which
Yehovah has commanded, saying, Speak unto the children of Israel,
that they bring ya'll a red heifer without spot,
wherein [is] no blemish, [and] upon which never
19:3 And you shall give her unto Eleazar the priest, that he
may bring her forth without the camp, and [one] shall
slay her before his face
19:4 And Eleazar the priest shall take of her blood with his
finger, and sprinkle of her blood directly before the tabernacle
of the congregation seven times
19:5 And [one] shall burn the heifer in his sight ;
her skin, and her flesh, and her blood, with her dung, shall he
19:6 And the priest shall take cedar wood, and hyssop, and
scarlet, and cast [it] into the midst of the burning of
19:7 Then the priest shall wash his clothes, and he shall
bathe his flesh in water, and afterward he shall come into the
camp, and the priest shall be unclean until the even.
19:8 And he that burned her shall wash his clothes in water,
and bathe his flesh in water, and shall be unclean until the
19:9 And a man [that is] clean shall gather up the ashes of
the heifer, and lay [them] up without the camp in a
clean place, and it shall be kept for the congregation of the
children of Israel for a water of separation it [is] a
purification for sin.
19:10 And he that gathers the ashes of the heifer shall wash
his clothes, and be unclean until the even and it shall be unto
the children of Israel, and unto the stranger that lives among
them, for a statute for ever.
19:11 He that touches the dead body of any man shall be
unclean seven days.
Teachings for the use of the water of separation
19:12 He shall purify himself with it on the third day, and
on the seventh day he shall be clean but if he purify not himself
the third day, then the seventh day he shall not be clean.
19:13 Whosoever touches the dead body of any man that is
dead, and purifies not himself, defiled the tabernacle of Yehovah
; and that soul shall be cut off from Israel because the water of
separation was not sprinkled upon him, he shall be unclean ; his
uncleanness [is] yet upon him.
19:14 This [is] the law, when
a man dies in a tent all that come into the tent, and all that [is]
in the tent, shall be unclean seven days.
19:15 And every open vessel, which has no covering bound upon
it, [is] unclean.
19:16 And whom ever touches one that is slain with a sword
in the open fields, or a dead body, or a bone of a man, or a
grave, shall be unclean seven days.
19:17 And for an unclean [person] they shall take of the ashes
of the burnt heifer of purification for sin, and running water
shall be put thereto in a vessel
19:18 And a clean person shall take hyssop, and dip [it]
in the water, and sprinkle [it] upon the tent, and upon
all the vessels, and upon the persons that were there, and upon
him that touched a bone, or one slain, or one dead, or a grave
19:19 And the clean [person] shall sprinkle upon the
unclean on the third day, and on the seventh day and on the
seventh day he shall purify himself, and wash his clothes, and
bathe himself in water, and shall be clean at even.
19:20 But the man that shall be unclean, and shall not purify
himself, that soul shall be cut off from among the congregation,
because he has defiled the sanctuary of Yehovah the water of
separation has not been sprinkled upon him; he [is] unclean.
19:21 And it shall be a perpetual statute unto them, that he
that sprinkled the water of separation shall wash his clothes ;
and he that touches the water of separation shall be unclean
19:22 And what ever the unclean [person] touches shall be
unclean ; and the soul that touches [it] shall be unclean until
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