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Forms of the word
καθαρισμός, ου, ὁ
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cleansing, purification, washing
ceremonial cleansing, purification, Lk. 2:22; 5:14; mode of purification, Jn. 2:6; 3:25; cleansing of lepers, Mk. 1:44; met. expiation, Heb. 1:3; 2 Pet. 1:9*

Greek-English Concordance for καθαρισμός

Mark 1:44 and said to him, “See that to anyone, nothing you say nothing to anyone, but go, show yourself to the priest, and offer for your cleansing (katharismou | καθαρισμοῦ | gen sg masc) your what Moses commanded, as a testimony to them.”
Luke 2:22 And when the days were completed for their purification (katharismou | καθαρισμοῦ | gen sg masc) according to the law of Moses, they brought him up to Jerusalem to present to the Lord
Luke 5:14 Then Jesus ordered the man to tell no one: “Go, rather, and show yourself to the priest and make an offering for your cleansing (katharismou | καθαρισμοῦ | gen sg masc), just as Moses commanded as a testimony to them.”
John 2:6 Now standing nearby were six stone water jars, according to the purification (katharismon | καθαρισμόν | acc sg masc) requirements of the Jews, each holding from twenty to thirty gallons.
John 3:25 Now an argument about ritual (katharismou | καθαρισμοῦ | gen sg masc) cleansing (katharismou | καθαρισμοῦ | gen sg masc) arose between some of John’s disciples and a certain Jew.
Hebrews 1:3 This Son is the radiance of his glory and the exact representation of his nature, and although sustaining all there is by the word of his power, yet made purification (katharismon | καθαρισμόν | acc sg masc) for sins, and then sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,
2 Peter 1:9 For the one who does not have these qualities is blind; he is nearsighted, having forgotten that he was cleansed (katharismou | καθαρισμοῦ | gen sg masc) from his past sins.