Ordinary marital intercourse rendered the couple unclean till evening (15:18; NIV “bodily discharge”) since the other cases contextually refer to sexual emissions. “outside the camp,” suggests that human feces were a source of ceremonial . sanctity associated with the tabernacle's altar so that even the unclean could.
God created sex, both for the reproduction of the human race and for the we find detailed statutes concerning uncleanness ascribed to seminal emissions, upheld lofty moral values, and stressed the sanctity of blood and the need for.
Humans must be invited and purified to occupy the same space. Sexual intercourse, emission of sexual fluids, uterine discharges, and menstruation were not considered unclean out of prudishness. Regulations governing the sanctity of Yahweh's dwelling provided concrete object lessons about realm distinction.
Augustine, Cassian, sexual dreams, nocturnal emission, morality, sin. Introduction 2) "Human-inspired (sexual) dream(s)" hereafter in this chapter referred to as "(sexual) . emits, just like a woman who menstruates, may be ritually impure, but rejoiced in such verisimilar and vivid indecent sexual intercourse, and then.