the ordinance
Numbers 31:21
And Elea'zar the priest said to the men of war who had gone to battle: "This is the statute of the law which the LORD has commanded Moses:
Hebrews 9:10
but deal only with food and drink and various ablutions, regulations for the body imposed until the time of reformation.
a red heifer
Numbers 19:6
and the priest shall take cedarwood and hyssop and scarlet stuff, and cast them into the midst of the burning of the heifer.
Leviticus 14:6
He shall take the living bird with the cedarwood and the scarlet stuff and the hyssop, and dip them and the living bird in the blood of the bird that was killed over the running water;
Isaiah 1:18
"Come now, let us reason together, says the LORD: though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red like crimson, they shall become like wool.
Revelation 1:5
and from Jesus Christ the faithful witness, the first-born of the dead, and the ruler of kings on earth. To him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by his blood
no blemish
Exodus 12:5
Your lamb shall be without blemish, a male a year old; you shall take it from the sheep or from the goats;
Leviticus 22:20-25
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You shall not offer anything that has a blemish, for it will not be acceptable for you.
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And when any one offers a sacrifice of peace offerings to the LORD, to fulfil a vow or as a freewill offering, from the herd or from the flock, to be accepted it must be perfect; there shall be no blemish in it.
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Animals blind or disabled or mutilated or having a discharge or an itch or scabs, you shall not offer to the LORD or make of them an offering by fire upon the altar to the LORD.
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A bull or a lamb which has a part too long or too short you may present for a freewill offering; but for a votive offering it cannot be accepted.
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Any animal which has its testicles bruised or crushed or torn or cut, you shall not offer to the LORD or sacrifice within your land;
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neither shall you offer as the bread of your God any such animals gotten from a foreigner. Since there is a blemish in them, because of their mutilation, they will not be accepted for you."
Malachi 1:13
`What a weariness this is,' you say, and you sniff at me, says the LORD of hosts. You bring what has been taken by violence or is lame or sick, and this you bring as your offering! Shall I accept that from your hand? says the LORD.
Malachi 1:14
Cursed be the cheat who has a male in his flock, and vows it, and yet sacrifices to the Lord what is blemished; for I am a great King, says the LORD of hosts, and my name is feared among the nations.
Luke 1:35
And the angel said to her, "The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be called holy, the Son of God.
Hebrews 7:26
For it was fitting that we should have such a high priest, holy, blameless, unstained, separated from sinners, exalted above the heavens.
1 Peter 1:19
but with the precious blood of Christ, like that of a lamb without blemish or spot.
1 Peter 2:22
He committed no sin; no guile was found on his lips.
upon which
Deuteronomy 21:3
and the elders of the city which is nearest to the slain man shall take a heifer which has never been worked and which has not pulled in the yoke.
1 Samuel 6:7
Now then, take and prepare a new cart and two milch cows upon which there has never come a yoke, and yoke the cows to the cart, but take their calves home, away from them.
Lamentations 1:14
"My transgressions were bound into a yoke; by his hand they were fastened together; they were set upon my neck; he caused my strength to fail; the Lord gave me into the hands of those whom I cannot withstand.
John 10:17
For this reason the Father loves me, because I lay down my life, that I may take it again.
John 10:18
No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have power to lay it down, and I have power to take it again; this charge I have received from my Father."
Philippians 2:6-8
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who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped,
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but emptied himself, taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men.
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And being found in human form he humbled himself and became obedient unto death, even death on a cross.