'Washing' in the Bible
"And you will make a basin of bronze and its bronze stand for washing, and you will put it between the tent of assembly and the altar, and you will put water there.
And he placed the basin between the tent of assembly and the altar, and he put there water for washing.
Moab [is] my washing pot; over Edom, I will cast my sandal. On account of me, O Philistia, raise a shout."
Moab [is] my washing pot. Over Edom I will cast my sandal; Over Philistia I will shout in triumph."
Your teeth [are] like a flock of shorn ewes that came up from the washing, all of them bearing twins, and there is none bereaved among them.
Your teeth [are] like a flock of the ewes that have come up from the washing, all of them bearing twins, and there is none bereaved among them.
And [when they come] from the marketplace, they do not eat unless they wash. And there are many other [traditions] which they have received [and] hold fast to--[for example,] the washing of cups and pitchers and bronze kettles and dining couches.)
and he saw two boats there beside the lake, but the fishermen had gotten out of them [and] were washing their nets.
Now it happened that in those days [after] becoming sick, she died. And [after] washing [her], they placed her in an upstairs room.
in order that he might sanctify her by cleansing [her] with the washing of water by the word;
he saved us, not by deeds of righteousness that we have done, but because of his mercy, through the washing of regeneration and renewal by the Holy Spirit,
The [statement] of the true proverb has happened to them, "A dog returns to its own vomit," and "A sow, [after] washing herself, [returns] to wallowing in the mud."