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While the Bible tends to use the terms tahor and tameh, pure and impure, in ritual contexts, we do find that it can refer to moral purity as well, as in Psalms 51:12, Fashion a pure [tahor] heart for me, O God.
The third of the Near Eastern cults, Islam, offers two perspectives on impure food, whose differences are instructive.
Tracking the flow of impure blood is the biggest skill required.
05) difference between hybrids on the root yield and impure sugar yield.
We get the cups from the UAE in a batch of 2000 so it is possible one of the cups caused impurity," he said, reiterating that the water supplied by them was never found to be impure and they follow stringent measures to supply clean drinking water.
In making an impure Samaritan the hero of his parable of compassion, the one who throws caution to the wind and rescues the dying stranger, Jesus attacked the emphasis on purity and piety in the established religion of his day.
As a result, Rovi Cosmetics is launching two new actives targeting skin issues such as hyperpigmentation and impure skin.
The letter also stated : "You should first know that the impure cannot touch me without gloves, only the chaste or those who lost their chastity after marriage and were not involved in adultery can touch me without gloves, or, in other words, no fornicator or adulterer can have direct contact with me, nor anything that is impure can touch my blood, nothing impure can have direct contact with a virgin without his permission, those who prepare my burial should take off all my clothes, wash me, dry me and wrap me totally naked in a white sheet that is in this building, in a bag that I left in the first room on the first floor, after they have wrapped me in this sheet they can put me in my coffin.
The authors of this work suggest, however, that it is precisely the impure status of chemistry--its mixing of science with technological applications and its eschewal of high theory--that makes it of philosophical interest and a challenge to the hegemony of the particular positivist conception of the philosophy of science currently holding sway in academia.
Manufacturers, processors or sellers found with impure honey face "stop sale" orders.
They said many people were facing health hazards associated with drinking impure water.
I am sad that for the sake of the pure, the impure must be so violently condemned, and I am sad that for the sake of the holy we have created the unholy, and the profane to appease and accommodate the sacred.