Gen 35:2

(NIV)
So Jacob said to his household and to all who were with him, ‘Get rid of the foreign gods you have with you, and purify yourselves and change your clothes.
(ESV)
So Jacob said to his household and to all who were with him, “Put away the foreign gods that are among you and purify yourselves and change your garments.

Lev 11:32

(NIV)
When one of them dies and falls on something, that article, whatever its use, will be unclean, whether it is made of wood, cloth, hide or sackcloth. Put it in water; it will be unclean till evening, and then it will be clean.
(ESV)
And anything on which any of them falls when they are dead shall be unclean, whether it is an article of wood or a garment or a skin or a sack, any article that is used for any purpose. It must be put into water, and it shall be unclean until the evening; then it shall be clean.

Lev 12:4

(NIV)
Then the woman must wait thirty-three days to be purified from her bleeding. She must not touch anything sacred or go to the sanctuary until the days of her purification are over.
(ESV)
Then she shall continue for thirty-three days in the blood of her purifying. She shall not touch anything holy, nor come into the sanctuary, until the days of her purifying are completed.

Lev 12:5

(NIV)
If she gives birth to a daughter, for two weeks the woman will be unclean, as during her period. Then she must wait sixty-six days to be purified from her bleeding.

(ESV)
But if she bears a female child, then she shall be unclean two weeks, as in her menstruation. And she shall continue in the blood of her purifying for sixty-six days.

Lev 12:7

(NIV)
He shall offer them before the  Lord to make atonement for her, and then she will be ceremonially clean from her flow of blood.

‘“These are the regulations for the woman who gives birth to a boy or a girl.
(ESV)
and he shall offer it before the  Lord and make atonement for her. Then she shall be clean from the flow of her blood. This is the law for her who bears a child, either male or female.

Lev 12:8

(NIV)
But if she cannot afford a lamb, she is to bring two doves or two young pigeons, one for a burnt offering and the other for a sin offering. In this way the priest will make atonement for her, and she will be clean.”’

(ESV)
And if she cannot afford a lamb, then she shall take two turtledoves or two pigeons, one for a burnt offering and the other for a sin offering. And the priest shall make atonement for her, and she shall be clean.”

Lev 13:6

(NIV)
On the seventh day the priest is to examine them again, and if the sore has faded and has not spread in the skin, the priest shall pronounce them clean; it is only a rash. They must wash their clothes, and they will be clean.
(ESV)
And the priest shall examine him again on the seventh day, and if the diseased area has faded and the disease has not spread in the skin, then the priest shall pronounce him clean; it is only an eruption. And he shall wash his clothes and be clean.

Lev 13:7

(NIV)
But if the rash does spread in their skin after they have shown themselves to the priest to be pronounced clean, they must appear before the priest again.
(ESV)
But if the eruption spreads in the skin, after he has shown himself to the priest for his cleansing, he shall appear again before the priest.

Lev 13:13

(NIV)
the priest is to examine them, and if the disease has covered their whole body, he shall pronounce them clean. Since it has all turned white, they are clean.
(ESV)
then the priest shall look, and if the leprous disease has covered all his body, he shall pronounce him clean of the disease; it has all turned white, and he is clean.

Lev 13:17

(NIV)
The priest is to examine them, and if the sores have turned white, the priest shall pronounce the affected person clean; then they will be clean.

(ESV)
and the priest shall examine him, and if the disease has turned white, then the priest shall pronounce the diseased person clean; he is clean.

Lev 13:23

(NIV)
But if the spot is unchanged and has not spread, it is only a scar from the boil, and the priest shall pronounce them clean.

(ESV)
But if the spot remains in one place and does not spread, it is the scar of the boil, and the priest shall pronounce him clean.

Lev 13:28

(NIV)
If, however, the spot is unchanged and has not spread in the skin but has faded, it is a swelling from the burn, and the priest shall pronounce them clean; it is only a scar from the burn.

(ESV)
But if the spot remains in one place and does not spread in the skin, but has faded, it is a swelling from the burn, and the priest shall pronounce him clean, for it is the scar of the burn.

Lev 13:34

(NIV)
On the seventh day the priest is to examine the sore, and if it has not spread in the skin and appears to be no more than skin deep, the priest shall pronounce them clean. They must wash their clothes, and they will be clean.
(ESV)
And on the seventh day the priest shall examine the itch, and if the itch has not spread in the skin and it appears to be no deeper than the skin, then the priest shall pronounce him clean. And he shall wash his clothes and be clean.

Lev 13:35

(NIV)
But if the sore does spread in the skin after they are pronounced clean,
(ESV)
But if the itch spreads in the skin after his cleansing,

Lev 13:37

(NIV)
If, however, the sore is unchanged so far as the priest can see, and if black hair has grown in it, the affected person is healed. They are clean, and the priest shall pronounce them clean.

(ESV)
But if in his eyes the itch is unchanged and black hair has grown in it, the itch is healed and he is clean, and the priest shall pronounce him clean.

Lev 13:58

(NIV)
Any fabric, woven or knitted material, or any leather article that has been washed and is rid of the mould, must be washed again. Then it will be clean.’

(ESV)
But the garment, or the warp or the woof, or any article made of skin from which the disease departs when you have washed it, shall then be washed a second time, and be clean.”

Lev 13:59

(NIV)
These are the regulations concerning defiling moulds in woollen or linen clothing, woven or knitted material, or any leather article, for pronouncing them clean or unclean.

(ESV)
This is the law for a case of leprous disease in a garment of wool or linen, either in the warp or the woof, or in any article made of skin, to determine whether it is clean or unclean.

Lev 14:2

(NIV)
‘These are the regulations for any diseased person at the time of their ceremonial cleansing, when they are brought to the priest:
(ESV)
“This shall be the law of the leprous person for the day of his cleansing. He shall be brought to the priest,

Lev 14:4

(NIV)
the priest shall order that two live clean birds and some cedar wood, scarlet yarn and hyssop be brought for the person to be cleansed.
(ESV)
the priest shall command them to take for him who is to be cleansed two live clean birds and cedarwood and scarlet yarn and hyssop.

Lev 14:7

(NIV)
Seven times he shall sprinkle the one to be cleansed of the defiling disease, and then pronounce them clean. After that, he is to release the live bird in the open fields.

(ESV)
And he shall sprinkle it seven times on him who is to be cleansed of the leprous disease. Then he shall pronounce him clean and shall let the living bird go into the open field.

Lev 14:8

(NIV)
‘The person to be cleansed must wash their clothes, shave off all their hair and bathe with water; then they will be ceremonially clean. After this they may come into the camp, but they must stay outside their tent for seven days.
(ESV)
And he who is to be cleansed shall wash his clothes and shave off all his hair and bathe himself in water, and he shall be clean. And after that he may come into the camp, but live outside his tent seven days.

Lev 14:9

(NIV)
On the seventh day they must shave off all their hair; they must shave their head, their beard, their eyebrows and the rest of their hair. They must wash their clothes and bathe themselves with water, and they will be clean.

(ESV)
And on the seventh day he shall shave off all his hair from his head, his beard, and his eyebrows. He shall shave off all his hair, and then he shall wash his clothes and bathe his body in water, and he shall be clean.

Lev 14:11

(NIV)
The priest who pronounces them clean shall present both the one to be cleansed and their offerings before the  Lord at the entrance to the tent of meeting.

(ESV)
And the priest who cleanses him shall set the man who is to be cleansed and these things before the  Lord, at the entrance of the tent of meeting.

Lev 14:14

(NIV)
The priest is to take some of the blood of the guilt offering and put it on the lobe of the right ear of the one to be cleansed, on the thumb of their right hand and on the big toe of their right foot.
(ESV)
The priest shall take some of the blood of the guilt offering, and the priest shall put it on the lobe of the right ear of him who is to be cleansed and on the thumb of his right hand and on the big toe of his right foot.

Lev 14:17

(NIV)
The priest is to put some of the oil remaining in his palm on the lobe of the right ear of the one to be cleansed, on the thumb of their right hand and on the big toe of their right foot, on top of the blood of the guilt offering.
(ESV)
And some of the oil that remains in his hand the priest shall put on the lobe of the right ear of him who is to be cleansed and on the thumb of his right hand and on the big toe of his right foot, on top of the blood of the guilt offering.

Lev 14:18

(NIV)
The rest of the oil in his palm the priest shall put on the head of the one to be cleansed and make atonement for them before the  Lord.

(ESV)
And the rest of the oil that is in the priest’s hand he shall put on the head of him who is to be cleansed. Then the priest shall make atonement for him before the  Lord.

Lev 14:19

(NIV)
‘Then the priest is to sacrifice the sin offering and make atonement for the one to be cleansed from their uncleanness. After that, the priest shall slaughter the burnt offering
(ESV)
The priest shall offer the sin offering, to make atonement for him who is to be cleansed from his uncleanness. And afterward he shall kill the burnt offering.

Lev 14:20

(NIV)
and offer it on the altar, together with the grain offering, and make atonement for them, and they will be clean.

(ESV)
And the priest shall offer the burnt offering and the grain offering on the altar. Thus the priest shall make atonement for him, and he shall be clean.

Lev 14:23

(NIV)
‘On the eighth day they must bring them for their cleansing to the priest at the entrance to the tent of meeting, before the  Lord.
(ESV)
And on the eighth day he shall bring them for his cleansing to the priest, to the entrance of the tent of meeting, before the  Lord.

Lev 14:25

(NIV)
He shall slaughter the lamb for the guilt offering and take some of its blood and put it on the lobe of the right ear of the one to be cleansed, on the thumb of their right hand and on the big toe of their right foot.
(ESV)
And he shall kill the lamb of the guilt offering. And the priest shall take some of the blood of the guilt offering and put it on the lobe of the right ear of him who is to be cleansed, and on the thumb of his right hand and on the big toe of his right foot.

Lev 14:28

(NIV)
Some of the oil in his palm he is to put on the same places he put the blood of the guilt offering – on the lobe of the right ear of the one to be cleansed, on the thumb of their right hand and on the big toe of their right foot.
(ESV)
And the priest shall put some of the oil that is in his hand on the lobe of the right ear of him who is to be cleansed and on the thumb of his right hand and on the big toe of his right foot, in the place where the blood of the guilt offering was put.

Lev 14:29

(NIV)
The rest of the oil in his palm the priest shall put on the head of the one to be cleansed, to make atonement for them before the  Lord.
(ESV)
And the rest of the oil that is in the priest’s hand he shall put on the head of him who is to be cleansed, to make atonement for him before the  Lord.

Lev 14:31

(NIV)
one as a sin offering and the other as a burnt offering, together with the grain offering. In this way the priest will make atonement before the  Lord on behalf of the one to be cleansed.’

(ESV)
one for a sin offering and the other for a burnt offering, along with a grain offering. And the priest shall make atonement before the  Lord for him who is being cleansed.

Lev 14:32

(NIV)
These are the regulations for anyone who has a defiling skin disease and who cannot afford the usual offerings for their cleansing.

(ESV)
This is the law for him in whom is a case of leprous disease, who cannot afford the offerings for his cleansing.”

Lev 14:48

(NIV)
‘But if the priest comes to examine it and the mould has not spread after the house has been plastered, he shall pronounce the house clean, because the defiling mould is gone.
(ESV)
“But if the priest comes and looks, and if the disease has not spread in the house after the house was plastered, then the priest shall pronounce the house clean, for the disease is healed.

Lev 14:53

(NIV)
Then he is to release the live bird in the open fields outside the town. In this way he will make atonement for the house, and it will be clean.’

(ESV)
And he shall let the live bird go out of the city into the open country. So he shall make atonement for the house, and it shall be clean.”

Lev 15:13

(NIV)
‘“When a man is cleansed from his discharge, he is to count seven days for his ceremonial cleansing; he must wash his clothes and bathe himself with fresh water, and he will be clean.
(ESV)
“And when the one with a discharge is cleansed of his discharge, then he shall count for himself seven days for his cleansing, and wash his clothes. And he shall bathe his body in fresh water and shall be clean.

Lev 15:28

(NIV)
‘“When she is cleansed from her discharge, she must count seven days, and after that she will be ceremonially clean.
(ESV)
But if she is cleansed of her discharge, she shall count for herself seven days, and after that she shall be clean.

Lev 16:19

(NIV)
He shall sprinkle some of the blood on it with his finger seven times to cleanse it and consecrate it from the uncleanness of the Israelites.

(ESV)
And he shall sprinkle some of the blood on it with his finger seven times, and cleanse it and consecrate it from the uncleannesses of the people of Israel.

Lev 16:30

(NIV)
because on this day atonement will be made for you, to cleanse you. Then, before the  Lord, you will be clean from all your sins.
(ESV)
For on this day shall atonement be made for you to cleanse you. You shall be clean before the  Lord from all your sins.

Lev 17:15

(NIV)
‘“Anyone, whether native-born or foreigner, who eats anything found dead or torn by wild animals must wash their clothes and bathe with water, and they will be ceremonially unclean till evening; then they will be clean.
(ESV)
And every person who eats what dies of itself or what is torn by beasts, whether he is a native or a sojourner shall wash his clothes and bathe himself in water and be unclean until the evening; then he shall be clean.

Lev 22:4

(NIV)
‘“If a descendant of Aaron has a defiling skin disease or a bodily discharge, he may not eat the sacred offerings until he is cleansed. He will also be unclean if he touches something defiled by a corpse or by anyone who has an emission of semen,
(ESV)
None of the offspring of Aaron who has a leprous disease or a discharge may eat of the holy things until he is clean. Whoever touches anything that is unclean through contact with the dead or a man who has had an emission of semen,

Lev 22:7

(NIV)
When the sun goes down, he will be clean, and after that he may eat the sacred offerings, for they are his food.
(ESV)
When the sun goes down he shall be clean, and afterward he may eat of the holy things, because they are his food.

Num 6:9

(NIV)
‘“If someone dies suddenly in the Nazirite’s presence, thus defiling the hair that symbolises their dedication, they must shave their head on the seventh day – the day of their cleansing.
(ESV)
“And if any man dies very suddenly beside him and he defiles his consecrated head, then he shall shave his head on the day of his cleansing; on the seventh day he shall shave it.

Num 8:6

(NIV)
‘Take the Levites from among all the Israelites and make them ceremonially clean.
(ESV)
Take the Levites from among the people of Israel and cleanse them.

Num 8:7

(NIV)
To purify them, do this: sprinkle the water of cleansing on them; then make them shave their whole bodies and wash their clothes. And so they will purify themselves.
(ESV)
Thus you shall do to them to cleanse them: sprinkle the water of purification upon them, and let them go with a razor over all their body, and wash their clothes and cleanse themselves.

Num 8:15

(NIV)
‘After you have purified the Levites and presented them as a wave offering, they are to come to do their work at the tent of meeting.
(ESV)
And after that the Levites shall go in to serve at the tent of meeting, when you have cleansed them and offered them as a wave offering.

Num 8:21

(NIV)
The Levites purified themselves and washed their clothes. Then Aaron presented them as a wave offering before the  Lord and made atonement for them to purify them.
(ESV)
And the Levites purified themselves from sin and washed their clothes, and Aaron offered them as a wave offering before the  Lord, and Aaron made atonement for them to cleanse them.

Num 19:12

(NIV)
They must purify themselves with the water on the third day and on the seventh day; then they will be clean. But if they do not purify themselves on the third and seventh days, they will not be clean.
(ESV)
He shall cleanse himself with the water on the third day and on the seventh day, and so be clean. But if he does not cleanse himself on the third day and on the seventh day, he will not become clean.

Num 19:19

(NIV)
The man who is clean is to sprinkle those who are unclean on the third and seventh days, and on the seventh day he is to purify them. Those who are being cleansed must wash their clothes and bathe with water, and that evening they will be clean.
(ESV)
And the clean person shall sprinkle it on the unclean on the third day and on the seventh day. Thus on the seventh day he shall cleanse him, and he shall wash his clothes and bathe himself in water, and at evening he shall be clean.

Num 31:23

(NIV)
and anything else that can withstand fire must be put through the fire, and then it will be clean. But it must also be purified with the water of cleansing. And whatever cannot withstand fire must be put through that water.
(ESV)
everything that can stand the fire, you shall pass through the fire, and it shall be clean. Nevertheless, it shall also be purified with the water for impurity. And whatever cannot stand the fire, you shall pass through the water.

Num 31:24

(NIV)
On the seventh day wash your clothes and you will be clean. Then you may come into the camp.’

(ESV)
You must wash your clothes on the seventh day, and you shall be clean. And afterward you may come into the camp.”

Josh 22:17

(NIV)
Was not the sin of Peor enough for us? Up to this very day we have not cleansed ourselves from that sin, even though a plague fell on the community of the  Lord!
(ESV)
Have we not had enough of the sin at Peor from which even yet we have not cleansed ourselves, and for which there came a plague upon the congregation of the  Lord,

2Kgs 5:10

(NIV)
Elisha sent a messenger to say to him, ‘Go, wash yourself seven times in the Jordan, and your flesh will be restored and you will be cleansed.’

(ESV)
And Elisha sent a messenger to him, saying, “Go and wash in the Jordan seven times, and your flesh shall be restored, and you shall be clean.”

2Kgs 5:12

(NIV)
Are not Abana and Pharpar, the rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? Couldn’t I wash in them and be cleansed?’ So he turned and went off in a rage.

(ESV)
Are not Abana and Pharpar, the rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? Could I not wash in them and be clean?” So he turned and went away in a rage.

2Kgs 5:13

(NIV)
Naaman’s servants went to him and said, ‘My father, if the prophet had told you to do some great thing, would you not have done it? How much more, then, when he tells you, “Wash and be cleansed”!’
(ESV)
But his servants came near and said to him, “My father, it is a great word the prophet has spoken to you; will you not do it? Has he actually said to you, ‘Wash, and be clean’?”

2Kgs 5:14

(NIV)
So he went down and dipped himself in the Jordan seven times, as the man of God had told him, and his flesh was restored and became clean like that of a young boy.

(ESV)
So he went down and dipped himself seven times in the Jordan, according to the word of the man of God, and his flesh was restored like the flesh of a little child, and he was clean.

1Chr 23:28

(NIV)
The duty of the Levites was to help Aaron’s descendants in the service of the temple of the  Lord: to be in charge of the courtyards, the side rooms, the purification of all sacred things and the performance of other duties at the house of God.
(ESV)
For their duty was to assist the sons of Aaron for the service of the house of the  Lord, having the care of the courts and the chambers, the cleansing of all that is holy, and any work for the service of the house of God.

2Chr 29:15

(NIV)
When they had assembled their fellow Levites and consecrated themselves, they went in to purify the temple of the  Lord, as the king had ordered, following the word of the  Lord.
(ESV)
They gathered their brothers and consecrated themselves and went in as the king had commanded, by the words of the  Lord, to cleanse the house of the  Lord.

2Chr 29:16

(NIV)
The priests went into the sanctuary of the  Lord to purify it. They brought out to the courtyard of the  Lord’s temple everything unclean that they found in the temple of the  Lord. The Levites took it and carried it out to the Kidron Valley.
(ESV)
The priests went into the inner part of the house of the  Lord to cleanse it, and they brought out all the uncleanness that they found in the temple of the  Lord into the court of the house of the  Lord. And the Levites took it and carried it out to the brook Kidron.
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