- How does this portion show that sin, wherever found and in whatever from, is defiling in God’s sight, and prevents acceptance before him?
- Chapter15 is usually taken to represent the defilement of secret sin.
(a) how it pollutes the whole life and all around it, and
(b) that this kind of defilement requires atonement just as much as other forms of sin. Cf. Pss. 19:12; 51:6-9.