We must also learn from them what the power of the Blood of Jesus actually is. This takes place according to the Word, first in the purifying of the conscience. He who by faith commits himself to the Lord, and believes that this can and will take place, it will be given to him.
He prayed that he might be made pure within. God through the blood deals with sin as a whole, Every true operation of the blood manifests its power simultaneously over the guilt and the pollution of sin.
He confessed that he had been "shapen in iniquity," that his nature was sinful. Both were to be observed but in different manners. No, the blood ever retains its power and efficacy, but our unbelief closes our hearts, and hinders its operation, Faith is simply the removal of that hindrance, the setting open of our hearts, for the divine power by which the living Lord will bestow His blood.
David prayed for more than pardon. The guilt of sin concerns our relationship to God, and our responsibility to make good our misdoings,-or to bear the punishment of them. But the experience of its power to cleanse, is, for several reasons, sadly imperfect. This is of importance for a clear understanding of the matter ; but in actual life we must ever remember that they are not thus divided.
These ashes, mixed with water, were sprinkled by means of a bunch of hyssop on the one who was unclean; he had then to bathe himself in water, after which he was once more ceremonially clean.
The third condition is a willingness to separate yourself from every thing that is unclean. Seven days later he was again sprinkled with sacrificial blood. Believer, come, I entreat of you, put it to the proof how the blood of Jesus can cleanse your heart from all sin. You know with what joy a weary traveller would bathe in a fresh stream, plunging into the water to experience its cooling, and cleansing, and strengthening effect.
The blood exercises its spiritual, heavenly power in the soul.
He who will keep back anything however small cannot obtain the full blessing. Knowledge of this FACT is the first condition of experiencing it. There is too little inner longing to be really in all things, at all times, well pleasing to the Lord. L eviticus, chapters xiii and xiv: Reconciliation and cleansing always go together, and the blood is ceaselessly operative.Before you read/watch/listen to “If You Can Read This I Can Prove God Exists,” read THIS first.
( words – 2 minutes) – then come back and continue reading. Cleansing Through the Blood "If ye walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us.Download