The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 03
Excerpt: ... shall take the cedar wood, and the hyssop, and the scarlet, and the living sparrow, and shall dip all in the blood of the sparrow that is immolated, and in the living water: and he shall sprinkle the house seven times. 14:52. And shall purify it as well with the blood of the sparrow, as with the living water, and with the living sparrow, and with the cedar wood, and the hyssop, and the scarlet. 14:53. And when he hath let go the sparrow to fly freely away into the field, he shall pray for the house: and it shall be rightly cleansed. 14:54. This is the law of every kind of leprosy and stroke. 14:55. Of the leprosy of garments and houses, 14:56. Of a scar and of blisters breaking out of a shining spot, and when the colours are diversely changed: 14:57. That it may be known when a thing is clean or unclean. Leviticus Chapter 15 Other legal uncleannesses. 15:1. And the Lord spoke to Moses and Aaron, saying: 15:2. Speak to the children of Israel, and say to them: The man that hath an issue of seed, shall be unclean. Issue of seed shall be unclean. These legal uncleannesses were instituted in order to give the people a horror of carnal impurities. 15:3. And then shall he be judged subject to this evil, when a filthy humour, at every moment, cleaveth to his flesh, and gathereth there. 15:4. Every bed on which he sleepeth, shall be unclean, and every place on which he sitteth. 15:5. If any man touch his bed, he shall wash his clothes and being washed with water, he shall be unclean until the evening. 15:6. If a man sit where that man hath sitten, he also shall wash his clothes: and being washed with water, shall be unclean until the evening. 15:7. He that toucheth his flesh, shall wash his clothes: and being himself washed with water shall be unclean until the evening. 15:8. If such a man cast his spittle upon him that is clean, he shall wash his clothes: and being washed with water, he shall be unclean until the evening. 15:9. The saddle on which he hath...
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