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Summary

Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

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Bible References

Perfecting

Matthew 5:48
So then, be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect.
Ephesians 4:12
to equip the saints for the work of ministry, that is, to build up the body of Christ,
Philippians 3:12
Not that I have already attained this -- that is, I have not already been perfected -- but I strive to lay hold of that for which Christ Jesus also laid hold of me.
1 Thessalonians 3:13
so that your hearts are strengthened in holiness to be blameless before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus with all his saints.
1 Thessalonians 4:7
For God did not call us to impurity but in holiness.
Hebrews 12:23
and congregation of the firstborn, who are enrolled in heaven, and to God, the judge of all, and to the spirits of the righteous, who have been made perfect,
1 Peter 5:10
And, after you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace who called you to his eternal glory in Christ will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.

General references

Leviticus 14:14
Then the priest is to take some of the blood of the guilt offering and put it on the right earlobe of the one being cleansed, on the thumb of his right hand, and on the big toe of his right foot.
Leviticus 15:16
"'When a man has a seminal emission, he must bathe his whole body in water and be unclean until evening,

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