Some articles on red heifer ritual, ritual:
... that they had to be sprinkled with the water produced from the red heifer ritual, in order to become ritually pure again however, the person who ... According to biblical scholars, this ritual derives from the same origin as the ritual described in Deuteronomy for a group of people to atone for murder by an unknown ... The masoretic text describes the water produced from the red heifer ritual as a sin offering some English translations discount this detail, because it differs from other sin offerings by not being ...
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