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  • John 2:6
    Now six stone water jars had been set there for Jewish purification. Each contained twenty or thirty gallons.
  • Matthew 3:11
    “ I baptize you with water for repentance, but the one who is coming after me is more powerful than I. I am not worthy to remove his sandals. He himself will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.
  • 1 Peter 3 21
    Baptism, which corresponds to this, now saves you( not as the removal of dirt from the body, but the pledge of a good conscience toward God) through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,
  • Hebrews 6:2
    teaching about ritual washings, laying on of hands, the resurrection of the dead, and eternal judgment.
  • Hebrews 9:13-14
    For if the blood of goats and bulls and the ashes of a young cow, sprinkling those who are defiled, sanctify for the purification of the flesh,how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without blemish to God, cleanse our consciences from dead works so that we can serve the living God?
  • Hebrews 9:10
    They are physical regulations and only deal with food, drink, and various washings imposed until the time of the new order.
  • Mark 7:2-5
    They observed that some of his disciples were eating bread with unclean— that is, unwashed— hands.( For the Pharisees and all the Jews do not eat unless they give their hands a ceremonial washing, keeping the tradition of the elders.When they come from the marketplace, they do not eat unless they have washed. And there are many other customs they have received and keep, like the washing of cups, pitchers, kettles, and dining couches.)So the Pharisees and the scribes asked him,“ Why don’t your disciples live according to the tradition of the elders, instead of eating bread with ceremonially unclean hands?”
  • Hebrews 9:23
    Therefore, it was necessary for the copies of the things in the heavens to be purified with these sacrifices, but the heavenly things themselves to be purified with better sacrifices than these.
  • Mark 7:8
    Abandoning the command of God, you hold on to human tradition.”