Treasury of Scripture
And all the elders of that city, that are next to the slain man, shall wash their hands over the heifer that is beheaded in the valley:
wash their hands Washing the hands was anciently a symbolical action, denoting that the person was innocent of the crime in question.
Job 9:30 If I wash myself with snow water, and make my hands never so clean;
Psalm 19:12 Who can understand his errors? cleanse you me from secret faults.
Psalm 26:6 I will wash my hands in innocence: so will I compass your altar, O LORD:
Psalm 51:2,7,14 Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin...
Psalm 73:13 Truly I have cleansed my heart in vain, and washed my hands in innocence.
Jeremiah 2:22 For though you wash you with nitre, and take you much soap, yet your iniquity is marked before me, said the Lord GOD.
Matthew 27:24,25 When Pilate saw that he could prevail nothing, but that rather a tumult was made, he took water...
Hebrews 9:10 Which stood only in meats and drinks, and divers washings, and carnal ordinances, imposed on them until the time of reformation.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd all the elders of that city, [that are] next unto the slain [man], shall wash their hands over the heifer that is beheaded in the valley:
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Deuteronomy Chapter 21 Verse 6
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OT Law: Deuteronomy 21:6 All the elders of that city who (Deut. De Du)