And he shall put off his garments, and put on other garments, and carry forth the ashes without the camp unto a clean place.
And they shall cleanse the altar of the ashes, and spread a purple cloth thereon;
And he shall remove its crop with its feathers, and cast it beside the altar on the east, into the place of the ashes;
And the priest shall put on his linen raiment, and his linen breeches shall he put on his flesh, and take up the ashes to which the fire hath consumed the burnt-offering on the altar, and he shall put them beside the altar.
And a clean man shall gather the ashes of the heifer, and deposit them outside the camp in a clean place, and it shall be kept for the assembly of the children of Israel for a water of separation: it is a purification for sin. And he that hath gathered 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 sojourneth among them, an everlasting statute.
And they shall take for the unclean of the ashes of the purification-offering that hath been burned, and shall put running water thereon in a vessel;
For if the blood of goats and bulls, and a heifer's ashes sprinkling the defiled, sanctifies for the purity of the flesh,
1 Kings 13:3
And he gave a sign the same day, saying, This is the sign that Jehovah hath spoken: Behold, the altar shall be rent, and the ashes that are upon it shall be poured out.
1 Kings 13:5
And the altar was rent, and the ashes poured out from the altar, according to the sign that the man of God had given by the word of Jehovah.