`And now, slay ye every male among the infants, yea, every woman known of man by the lying of a male ye have slain;
and all the infants among the women, who have not known the lying of a male, ye have kept alive for yourselves.
`And ye, encamp ye at the outside of the camp seven days -- any who hath slain a person, and any who hath come against a pierced one, ye cleanse yourselves on the third day, and on the seventh day -- ye and your captives;
and every garment, and every skin vessel, and every work of goats' [hair], and every wooden vessel, ye yourselves cleanse.'
And Eleazar the priest saith unto the men of the host who go in to battle, `This [is] the statute of the law which Jehovah hath commanded Moses:
only, the gold, and the silver, the brass, the iron, the tin, and the lead,
every thing which may go into fire, ye cause to pass over through fire, and it hath been clean; only, with the water of separation it is cleansed, and all that may not go into fire, ye cause to pass over through water;
and ye have washed your garments on the seventh day, and have been clean, and afterwards ye come in unto the camp.'
And Jehovah speaketh unto Moses, saying,
`Take up the sum of the prey of the captives, among man and among beast, thou, and Eleazar the priest, and the heads of the fathers of the company;
and thou hast halved the prey between those handling the battle who go out to the host and all the company;