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" Indeed, we are also told that an uncleansed person defiled by a corpse "shall be cut off from Israel -- because the water of separation was not sprinkled upon him." As regards the latter passage, even the Baptist Adamthwaite calls it: "the sprinkling ritual." He concedes that this unclean person had to be purified not by immersion -- but by sprinkling!
Indeed, they rather establish precisely sprinkling as the sole Scriptural mode.
Such 'baptismal washings' included those portrayed by the blood of animal sacrifices -- which Moses "sprinkled on the altar." Further, they also included the symbolical sprinkling of those previously suffering from leprosy.
God further said to Moses concerning even the Levites: "Sprinkle water of purifying upon them!
For "without shedding of blood, is no remission" of sin (v 22)!
Now Heb speaks of the "divers washings" alias the 'various baptisms' (or diaphorois baptismois) of the Older Testament's "ordinances." Those "ordinances" probably go back even to the various Pre-Mosaic practices which then and thereafter foreshadowed Christian baptism.Indeed, "he took the blood of calves and of goats, with water and scarlet wool and hyssop, and sprinkled both the book and all the people" (v 19).