Leviticus Chapter 13 Star Chart: Clockwise from when "a man shall have in the skin of his flesh a (lunar) rising, a scab, or (lunar) bright spot, and it be in the skin of his flesh like the plague of (lunar white) leprosy" (13:2) till "he shall be brought unto (Hercules) Aaron the priest, or unto one of his (Gemini) sons the priests" (13:2) is 210° or 60° seconds. "And the priest (Hercules) shall (lunar eyeballs) look on the plague in the skin of the flesh: and when the (red radius) hair in the plague is turned (lunar) white, and the plague in (lunar eyeballs) sight be deeper than the skin of his flesh, it is a plague of leprosy: and the (Hercules) priest shall look on him, and pronounce him unclean" (13:3) is 360° seconds more. "If the (lunar) bright spot be white in the skin of his flesh, and in sight be not deeper than the skin, and the (red radius) hair thereof be not turned (lunar) white; then the priest shall shut up him that hath the plague seven days" (13:4) which is (7 x 360°) 2520° or seven days. Etcetera

LEPROSY is any skin disease that may be contageous or infectious. There are three types of LEPROSY: of men, of clothes and of buildings. The criterion for determining if the LEPROSY of a man is unclean or not is whether the hair turns white and the plague is deeper than the skin (Lev. 13:3) and whether it spreads (13:6) and whether there are running sores (of pus, blood, etc.) (Lev. 15:2) and raw flesh (Lev. 13:15). Isolation for one or two weeks is sometimes required to determine this (Lev. 13:4-5). Ordinary skin infections scab over within two weeks (Lev. 13:5-6). A LEPER must cover his upper lip (13:45) in case he coughs or sneezes. He must also cry "Unclean" (13:45) to warn others to keep away. He must also dwell alone in quarantine (13:46) and burn any clothes that have come in contact with his open sores (13:52,57). Washing body and clothing is required if he gets better (Lev. 14:8; 15:13). Anything he touches or sits on is also unclean (Lev. 15:11). Whoever touches his bed or chair or skin must wash his clothes and himself (Lev. 15:1-7). He can convey uncleanness by spitting on a person (15:8).

Examples of LEPROSY would be CHICKENPOX and SMALLPOX, both of which are contageous. Modern LEPROSY known as HANSON'S DISEASE is transmitted from nasal drippings and saliva and requires permanent isolation since it is never cured, but only arrested (2 Ki. 7:3-10; 2 Ch. 26:21). However, GONORRHEA is most likely the disease described as a running issue, or discharge (Lev. 15:2, 22:4-5; Nu. 5:2-3). The LEPROSY of clothing is described as "greenish or reddish in the garment, or in the skin (leather) ... shut it (isolate it) seven days ... and if the plague be spread ... it is unclean" (Lev. 13:49-51). Examples would be the RED BACTERIA commonly found on red-spotted leather hides known as "RED HEAT." It is responsible for great losses to the leather industry. The green mold, ASPERGILLUS, is a frequent contaminant of cloth and leather. Several species of this mold grow on cloth and leather. They discolor fabrics, cause a musty odor, and damage the fibers. It is so troublesome that most leather hides are cured today by means of a brine solution followed by an inhibitor of mold and bacteria. The fungus CHAETOMIUM frequently accompanies the ASPERGILLI. If a house has mold or fungus in the timbers or on stones, it must be scraped clean of any mold and replaced with new blocks or timbers and the moldy parts taken to the dump (Lev. 14:41). If the mold spreads, the house must be torn down (14:45). Anybody living in it must wash his clothes (14:45-48).

 

 



"Leprosy" Can Refer to Many Skin Diseases & Molds

13:1 And the (Shekinah) Lord spake unto (Ophiuchus) Moses and (Hercules) Aaron, saying,

2 When a man shall have in the skin of his flesh a (lunar) rising, a scab, or (solar) bright spot, and it be in the skin of his flesh like the plague of (lunar white) leprosy; then he shall be brought unto (Hercules) Aaron the priest, or unto one of his (Gemini) sons the priests:

3 And the priest shall look on the plague in the skin of the flesh: and when the (red radius) hair in the plague is turned (lunar) white, and the plague in (lunar eyeballs) sight be deeper than the skin of his flesh, it is a plague of leprosy: and the priest shall look on him, and pronounce him unclean.

4 If the (lunar) bright spot be white in the skin of his flesh, and in sight be not deeper than the skin, and the (red radius) hair thereof be not turned (lunar) white; then the priest shall shut up him that hath the plague seven days:

5 And the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) look on him the seventh day: and, behold, if the plague in his sight be at a stay, and the plague spread not in the skin; then the priest shall shut him up seven days more:

6 And the priest shall look on him again the seventh day: and, behold, if the plague be somewhat dark, and the plague spread not in the skin, the priest shall pronounce him clean: it is but a (lunar) scab: and he shall wash his clothes, and be clean.

7 But if the (lunar) scab spread much abroad in the skin, after that he hath been seen of the priest for his cleansing, he shall be seen of the priest again.

8 And if the priest see that, behold, the (lunar) scab spreadeth in the skin, then the priest shall pronounce him unclean: it is a (lunar white) leprosy.

9 When the plague of (lunar white) leprosy is in a man, then he shall be brought unto the priest;

10 And the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) see him: and, behold, if the rising be (lunar) white in the skin, and it have turned the (red radius) hair (lunar) white, and there be quick (red radius) raw flesh in the rising;

11 It is an old (lunar) leprosy in the skin of his flesh, and the priest shall pronounce him unclean, and shall not shut him up: for he is unclean.

12 And if a leprosy break out abroad in the skin, and the leprosy cover all the skin of him that hath the plague from his head even to his foot, wheresoever the priest (lunar eyeballs) looketh;

13 Then the priest shall consider: and, behold, if the leprosy have covered all his flesh, he shall pronounce him clean that hath the plague: it is all turned (lunar) white: he is clean.

14 But when (red radius) raw flesh appeareth in him, he shall be unclean.

15 And the priest shall see the (red radius) raw flesh, and pronounce him to be unclean: for the (red radius) raw flesh is unclean: it is a (lunar white) leprosy.

16 Or if the (red radius) raw flesh turn again, and be changed unto (lunar) white, he shall come unto the priest;

17 And the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) see him: and, behold, if the plague be turned into (lunar) white; then the priest shall pronounce him clean that hath the plague: he is clean.

18 The flesh also, in which, even in the skin thereof, was a (lunar) boil, and is healed,

19 And in the place of the boil there be a (lunar) white rising, or a (solar) bright spot, white, and somewhat (red radius) reddish, and it be (lunar eyeballs) shewed to the priest;

20 And if, when the priest (lunar eyeballs) seeth it, behold, it be in sight lower than the skin, and the (red radius) hair thereof be turned (lunar) white; the priest shall pronounce him unclean: it is a plague of leprosy broken out of the (lunar white) boil.

21 But if the priest (lunar eyeballs) look on it, and, behold, there be no (lunar) white hairs therein, and if it be not lower than the skin, but be somewhat dark; then the priest shall shut him up seven days:

22 And if it spread much abroad in the skin, then the priest shall pronounce him unclean: it is a plague.

23 But if the (lunar) bright spot stay in his place, and spread not, it is a (solar) burning boil; and the priest shall pronounce him clean.

24 Or if there be any flesh, in the skin whereof there is a hot (solar) burning, and the quick flesh that burneth have a (lunar) white bright spot, somewhat (red radius) reddish, or (lunar) white;

25 Then the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) look upon it: and, behold, if the (red radius) hair in the (lunar) bright spot be turned white, and it be in sight deeper than the skin; it is a leprosy broken out of the burning: wherefore the priest shall pronounce him unclean: it is the plague of leprosy.

26 But if the priest (lunar eyeballs) look on it, and, behold, there be no (radius) white hair in the bright spot, and it be no lower than the other skin, but be somewhat dark; then the priest shall shut him up seven days:

27 And the priest shall look upon him the seventh day: and if it be spread much abroad in the skin, then the priest shall pronounce him unclean: it is the plague of leprosy.

28 And if the (solar) bright spot stay in his place, and spread not in the skin, but it be somewhat dark; it is a rising of the (solar) burning, and the priest shall pronounce him clean: for it is an inflammation of the (solar) burning.

29 If a man or woman have a plague upon the (Ophiuchus, Hercules, Perseus) head or the beard;

30 Then the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) see the plague: and, behold, if it be in sight deeper than the skin; and there be in it a (solar) yellow thin (radius) hair; then the priest shall pronounce him unclean: it is a dry scall (scabby sore), even a leprosy upon the (Ophiuchus, Hercules, Perseus) head or beard.

31 And if the priest (lunar eyeballs) look on the plague of the scall (scabby sore), and, behold, it be not in sight deeper than the skin, and that there is no black (radius) hair in it; then the priest shall shut up him that hath the plague of the scall (scabby sore) seven days:

32 And in the seventh day the priest shall look on the plague: and, behold, if the scall (scabby sore) spread not, and there be in it no yellow (radius) hair, and the scall (scabby sore) be not in sight deeper than the skin;

33 He shall be shaven, but the scall (scabby sore) shall he not shave; and the priest shall shut up him that hath the scall (scabby sore) seven days more:

34 And in the seventh day the priest shall look on the scall (scabby sore): and, behold, if the scall (scabby sore) be not spread in the skin, nor be in sight deeper than the skin; then the priest shall pronounce him clean: and he shall wash his clothes, and be clean.

35 But if the scall (scabby sore) spread much in the skin after his cleansing;

36 Then the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) look on him: and, behold, if the scall (scabby sore) be spread in the skin, the priest shall not seek for yellow (radius) hair; he is unclean.

37 But if the scall (scabby sore) be in his sight at a stay, and that there is black hair grown up therein; the scall is healed, he is clean: and the priest shall pronounce him clean.

38 If a man (Ophiuchus, Hercules, Perseus, Cepheus) also or a (Gemini) woman have in the skin of their flesh bright spots, even (lunar) white bright spots;

39 Then the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) look: and, behold, if the bright spots in the skin of their flesh be darkish (lunar) white; it is a freckled spot that groweth in the skin; he is clean.

40 And the man whose (red radius) hair is fallen off his head, he is bald; yet is he clean.

41 And he that hath his hair fallen off from the part of his head toward his face, he is (lunar) forehead bald: yet is he clean.

42 And if there be in the bald head, or bald forehead, a (lunar) white (red radius) reddish sore; it is a leprosy sprung up in his (lunar) bald head, or his bald forehead.

43 Then the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) look upon it: and, behold, if the rising of the sore be (lunar) white (radius) reddish in his bald head, or in his bald forehead, as the leprosy appeareth in the skin of the flesh;

44 He is a leprous man, he is unclean: the priest shall pronounce him utterly unclean; his plague is in his head.

45 And the leper in whom the plague is, his clothes shall be rent, and his head bare, and he shall put a covering (handkerchief-like) upon his (Cetus-Ophiuchus) upper lip, and shall cry, Unclean, unclean.

46 All the days wherein the plague shall be in him he shall be defiled; he is unclean: he shall dwell alone; without the camp shall his habitation be (Cetus).

47 The garment also that the plague of leprosy is in, whether it be a woollen garment, or a linen garment;

48 Whether it be in the warp, or woof; of linen, or of woollen; whether in a skin, or in any thing made of skin;

49 And if the plague be (Milky Way) greenish or (red radius) reddish in the garment, or in the skin, either in the warp, or in the woof, or in any thing of skin; it is a plague of leprosy, and shall be (lunar eyeballs) shewed unto the priest:

50 And the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) look upon the plague, and shut up it that hath the plague seven days:

51 And he shall (lunar eyeballs) look on the plague on the seventh day: if the plague be spread in the garment, either in the warp, or in the woof, or in a skin, or in any work that is made of skin; the plague is a fretting leprosy; it is unclean.

52 He shall therefore (solar) burn that garment, whether warp or woof, in woollen or in linen, or any thing of skin, wherein the plague is: for it is a fretting leprosy; it shall be burnt in the (solar) fire.

53 And if the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) look, and, behold, the plague be not spread in the garment, either in the warp, or in the woof, or in any thing of skin;

54 Then the priest shall command that they wash the thing wherein the plague is, and he shall shut it up seven days more:

55 And the priest shall (lunar eyeballs) look on the plague, after that it is washed: and, behold, if the plague have not changed his colour, and the plague be not spread; it is unclean; thou shalt burn it in the (solar) fire; it is fret inward, whether it be bare within or without.

56 And if the priest (lunar eyeballs) look, and, behold, the plague be somewhat dark after the washing of it; then he shall rend it out of the garment, or out of the skin, or out of the warp, or out of the woof:

57 And if it (lunar eyeballs) appear still in the garment, either in the warp, or in the woof, or in any thing of skin; it is a spreading plague: thou shalt burn that wherein the plague is with (solar) fire.

58 And the garment, either warp, or woof, or whatsoever thing of skin it be, which thou shalt (lunar) wash, if the plague be departed from them, then it shall be (lunar) washed the second time, and shall be clean.

59 This is the law of the plague of leprosy in a garment of woollen or linen, either in the warp, or woof, or any thing of skins, to pronounce it clean, or to pronounce it unclean.

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