Touching Holy Things

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Leviticus 22:6

the man who touches any of these will remain unclean until evening and is not to eat from the holy offerings unless he has bathed his body with water.

Leviticus 12:4

She will continue in purification from her bleeding for 33 days. She must not touch any holy thing or go into the sanctuary until completing her days of purification.

Exodus 30:29

Consecrate them and they will be especially holy. Whatever touches them will be consecrated.

Exodus 29:37

For seven days you must make atonement for the altar and consecrate it. The altar will become especially holy; whatever touches the altar will become holy.

Leviticus 6:18

Any male among Aaron’s descendants may eat it. It is a permanent portion throughout your generations from the fire offerings to the Lord. Anything that touches the offerings will become holy.”

Leviticus 6:27

Anything that touches its flesh will become holy, and if any of its blood spatters on a garment, then you must wash that garment in a holy place.

2 Samuel 6:6

When they came to Nacon’s threshing floor, Uzzah reached out to the ark of God and took hold of it because the oxen had stumbled.

1 Chronicles 13:9-10

When they came to Chidon’s threshing floor, Uzzah reached out to hold the ark because the oxen had stumbled. Then the Lord’s anger burned against Uzzah, and He struck him dead because he had reached out to the ark. So he died there in the presence of God.

Esther 5:2

As soon as the king saw Queen Esther standing in the courtyard, she won his approval. The king extended the gold scepter in his hand toward Esther, and she approached and touched the tip of the scepter.

Ezekiel 1:11

That is what their faces were like. Their wings were spread upward; each had two wings touching that of another and two wings covering its body.

Ezekiel 1:9

Their wings were touching. The creatures did not turn as they moved; each one went straight ahead.

Ezekiel 3:13

with the sound of the living creatures’ wings brushing against each other and the sound of the wheels beside them, a great rumbling sound.

Exodus 19:12-13

Put boundaries for the people all around the mountain and say: Be careful that you don’t go up on the mountain or touch its base. Anyone who touches the mountain will be put to death. No hand may touch him; instead he will be stoned or shot with arrows. No animal or man will live. When the ram’s horn sounds a long blast, they may go up the mountain.”

Hebrews 12:20

for they could not bear what was commanded: And if even an animal touches the mountain, it must be stoned!

Haggai 2:12

If a man is carrying consecrated meat in the fold of his garment, and it touches bread, stew, wine, oil, or any other food, does it become holy?”The priests answered, “No.”

Hebrews 12:18

For you have not come to what could be touched, to a blazing fire, to darkness, gloom, and storm,

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