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Leviticus 14

Verse 3

go forth

As a type of Gospel salvation the points are:

(1) The leper does nothing Romans 4:5; Romans 4:5.

(2) the priest seeks the leper, not the leper the priest Luke 19:10.

(3) "with-out shedding of blood is no remission" Hebrews 9:22.

(4) "and if Christ be not raised, your faith is vain" 1 Corinthians 15:17.

Verse 4


The bird slain, and the live bird, dipped in blood and released, present the two aspects of salvation in Romans 4:25 "delivered for our offences, and raised again for our justification."

Verse 5


The earthen vessel typifies the humanity of Christ, as the running water typifies the Holy Spirit as the "Spirit of life" Romans 8:2 "put to death in the flesh, but quickened by the Spirit." 1 Peter 3:18

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Bibliographical Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Leviticus 14". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.