Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In that day there shall be a fountain opened to the house of David and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem for sin and for uncleanness.
The Lord also will
save the tents of Judah first, so that the glory of the house of David and the glory of the inhabitants of Jerusalem will not be magnified above Judah.
“Speak to the sons of Israel, and say to them, ‘
When any man has a discharge from his body, his discharge is unclean.
Now a man who is clean shall gather up the ashes of the heifer and deposit them outside the camp in a clean place, and
the congregation of the sons of Israel shall keep it as water to remove impurity; it is purification from sin.
“Son of man, when the house of Israel was living in their own land, they
defiled it by their ways and their deeds; their way before Me was like the uncleanness of a woman in her impurity.
set the laver between the tent of meeting and the altar and put water in it.
Likewise, whoever touches them shall be unclean and shall wash his clothes and bathe in water and be unclean until evening.
With his finger he shall sprinkle some of the blood on it seven times and cleanse it, and from the impurities of the sons of Israel consecrate it.
cleanse them from all their iniquity by which they have sinned against Me, and I will pardon all their iniquities by which they have sinned against Me and by which they have transgressed against Me.
“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.