Genesis 35:2 Commentary - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and GraphicsPut away. Purification necessary in going up to Beth-el = the house of God.
strange gods. Doubtless part of the spoils taken from the houses of the Shechemites. Compare Gen 35:4, and See Gen 34:28, Gen 34:29.
be clean. First occurance. Here and always used of ceremonial cleansing
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