to sanctify her, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word,
Cross ReferencesLeviticus 8:6
Then Moses presented Aaron and his sons and washed them with water.
because on this day atonement will be made for you to cleanse you, and you will be clean from all your sins before the LORD.
Jesus answered, "Truly, truly, I tell you, no one can enter the kingdom of God unless he is born of water and the Spirit.
Jesus told him, "Whoever has already bathed needs only to wash his feet, and he will be completely clean. And you are clean, though not all of you."
You are already clean because of the word I have spoken to you.
Sanctify them by the truth; Your word is truth.
And now what are you waiting for? Get up, be baptized, and wash your sins away, calling on His name.'
But what does it say? "The word is near you, in your mouth and in your heart," that is, the word of faith we are proclaiming:
1 Corinthians 6:11
And that is what some of you were. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified, in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.
2 Corinthians 11:2
I am jealous for you with a godly jealousy. For I promised you to one husband, to present you as a pure virgin to Christ.
And take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.
Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom, and as you sing psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs with gratitude in your hearts to God.
He gave Himself for us to redeem us from all lawlessness and to purify for Himself a people for His own possession, zealous for good deeds.
For the word of God is living and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it pierces even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow. It judges the thoughts and intentions of the heart.
And by that will, we have been sanctified through the sacrifice of the body of Jesus Christ once for all.
because by a single offering He has made perfect for all time those who are sanctified.
let us draw near with a sincere heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled to cleanse us from a guilty conscience and our bodies washed with pure water.
How much more severely do you think one deserves to be punished who has trampled on the Son of God, profaned the blood of the covenant that sanctified him, and insulted the Spirit of grace?
And that is why Jesus suffered outside the city gate, to sanctify the people by His own blood.
2 Peter 1:9
But whoever lacks these traits is nearsighted to the point of blindness, having forgotten that he has been cleansed from his past sins.
Chapter Outline1. After general exhortations to love;
3. to flee sexual immorality;
4. and all uncleanness;
7. not to converse with the wicked;
15. to walk carefully;
18. and to be filled with the Spirit;
22. he descends to the particular duties, how wives ought to obey their husbands;
25. and husbands ought to love their wives,
32. even as Christ does his church.
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1 Corinthians 6:11
1 Peter 1:2
1 Peter 3:21
1 John 5:6
1 Peter 1:22, 23
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