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Defilement


1. Forbidden to the Jews. Le 11:44,45.

2. Things liable to ceremonial

a. The person. Le 5:3.

b. Garments. Le 13:59.

c. Furniture, &c. Le 15:9,10; Nu 19:14,15.

d. Houses. Le 14:44.

e. The land. Le 18:25; De 21:23.

f. The sanctuary. Le 20:3; Zep 3:4.

3. Ceremonial caused by

a. Eating unclean things. Le 11:8; Ac 10:11,14.

b. Eating things that died. Le 17:15.

c. Touching a dead body or a bone. Nu 9:6,7; 19:11,16.

d. Touching a grave. Nu 19:16.

e. Touching a dead beast. Le 5:2; 11:24-28.

f. Being alone with a dead body. Nu 19:14.

g. Mourning for the dead. Le 21:1-3.

h. Having a leprosy. Le 13:3,11; Nu 5:2,3.

i. Having an issue, &c. Le 15:2; Nu 5:2.

j. Touching anything defiled by an issue, &c. Le 15:5-11.

k. Going into a leprous house. Le 14:46.

l. Sacrificing the red heifer. Nu 19:7.

m. Burning the red heifer. Nu 19:8.

n. Gathering the ashes of the red heifer. Nu 19:10.

o. Touching an unclean person. Nu 19:22.

p. Child bearing. Le 12:2.

4. Causes of, improperly enlarged by tradition. Mr 7:2; Mt 15:20.

5. Moral, caused by

a. Following the sins of the heathen. Le 18:24.

b. Seeking after wizards. Le 19:31.

c. Giving children to Molech. Le 20:3.

d. Making and serving idols. Eze 20:17,18; 22:3,4; 23:7.

e. Blood shedding. Isa 59:3.

6. Moral, punished. Le 18:24,25,28,29.

7. Those under, removed from the camp. Nu 5:3,4; De 23:14.

8. Priests

a. To decide in all cases of. Le 10:10; 13:3.

b. Specially required to avoid. Le 21:1-6,11,12.

c. Not to eat holy things while under. Le 22:2,4-6.

d. Punished for eating of the holy things while under. Le 22:3.

9. Cleansed by legal offerings. Nu 19:18,19; Heb 9:13.

10. Neglecting purification from, punished by cutting off. Nu 19:13,20.

11. Ceremonial, abolished under the gospel. Ac 10:15; Ro 14:14; Col 2:20-22.

12. Illustrative

a. Of sin. Mt 15:11,18; Jude 1:8.

b. Of unholy doctrines. 1Co 3:16,17.