The water for impurity
Jehovah spoke to Moses and to Aaron, saying,
is the statute of the law which Jehovah has commanded, saying, Tell the children of Israel to bring you a 1red aheifer
without defect, in which is no blemish and
upon which a byoke
has never come.
you shall give it to Eleazar the priest, and someone shall bring it 1aoutside
the camp and slaughter it in his presence.
Eleazar the priest shall take some of its blood with his finger and asprinkle
its blood toward the front of the Tent of Meeting seven times.
the heifer shall be aburned
in his sight; its skin and its flesh and its blood, with its dung, shall be burned.
the priest shall take 1acedar
wood and hyssop and scarlet strands,
them into the midst of the burning of the heifer.
the priest shall awash
his clothes and bathe his flesh in water, and afterward he shall come into the camp; but the priest shall be unclean until the evening.
he who burns 1the
heifer shall wash his clothes in water and bathe his body in water, and shall be unclean until the evening.
a man who is clean shall gather up the 1aashes
of the heifer and place them
outside the camp in a clean place, and it shall be kept for the assembly of the children of Israel as bwater
; it is a sin offering.
he who gathers the ashes of the heifer shall wash his clothes and be unclean until the evening. And it shall be a perpetual statute to the children of Israel and to the stranger who sojourns among them.
who touches the adead
body of any human being shall be unclean seven days.
himself with it on the 1third
day and on the 1seventh
day, and then he shall be clean; but if he does not purify himself on the third day and on the seventh day, he shall not be clean.
touches a dead person, the body of a human being who has died, and does not purify himself, adefiles
the tabernacle of Jehovah; and that person shall be cut off from Israel. Because the bwater
for impurity was not sprinkled upon him, he shall be unclean; his uncleanness is still on him.
is the law when a man dies in a tent: Anyone who comes into the tent and everyone who is in the tent shall be unclean seven days.
every open vessel, which has no covering tied down on it, is unclean.
whoever in the open field touches one who has been slain with a sword or a dead body or a human bone or a grave shall be unclean seven days.
for the unclean they shall take of the aashes
of the burning of the sin offering, and 1running
water shall be added to them in a vessel;
a clean person shall take ahyssop
, and dip it
in the water, and bsprinkle it
on the tent and on all the furnishings and on the persons who were there, or on the one who touched the bone or the one slain or the one who died or the grave.
the clean person shall asprinkle
on the unclean on the third day and on the seventh day, and on the seventh day he shall purify him. And he shall wash his clothes and bathe himself
in water and shall be clean in the evening.
the man who shall be unclean and does not purify himself, that person shall be cut off from the midst of the congregation, because he has defiled the sanctuary of Jehovah; the awater
for impurity has not been sprinkled on him; he is unclean.
it shall be a perpetual statute for them. And he who sprinkles the water for impurity shall wash his clothes, and he who touches the water for impurity shall be unclean until evening.
whatever the unclean person
touches shall be unclean; and the person who touches it
shall be unclean until evening.