|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Relating to external rite or ritual; as, a ceremonial occasion; according to the forms of established rites.
2. (a.) Observant of forms; ceremonious. [In this sense ceremonious is now preferred.]
3. (n.) A system of rules and ceremonies, enjoined by law, or established by custom, in religious worship, social intercourse, or the courts of princes; outward form.
4. (n.) The order for rites and forms in the Roman Catholic church, or the book containing the rules prescribed to be observed on solemn occasions.
Ceremonial (11 Occurrences)
Mark 7:3 (For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, don't eat unless they wash their hands and forearms, holding to the tradition of the elders. (See RSV)
John 2:6 Now there were six water pots of stone set there after the Jews' manner of purifying, containing two or three metretes apiece. (See NIV)
John 3:25 There arose therefore a questioning on the part of John's disciples with some Jews about purification. (See NIV)
John 11:55 Now the Passover of the Jews was at hand. Many went up from the country to Jerusalem before the Passover, to purify themselves. (See NIV)
John 18:28 They led Jesus therefore from Caiaphas into the Praetorium. It was early, and they themselves didn't enter into the Praetorium, that they might not be defiled, but might eat the Passover. (See NIV)
Hebrews 6:2 or of teaching about ceremonial washings, the laying on of hands, the resurrection of the dead, and the last judgement. (WEY)
Hebrews 9:10 For their efficacy depends only on meats and drinks and various washings, ceremonies pertaining to the body and imposed until a time of reformation. (See NIV)
Hebrews 9:13 For if the blood of goats and bulls and the ashes of a heifer sprinkling those who have contracted defilement make them holy so as to bring about ceremonial purity, (WEY NIV)
Hebrews 13:9 Don't be carried away by various and strange teachings, for it is good that the heart be established by grace, not by food, through which those who were so occupied were not benefited. (See NIV)
Leviticus 14:2 "This shall be the law of the leper in the day of his cleansing. He shall be brought to the priest, (See NIV)
Leviticus 15:13 "'When he who has a discharge is cleansed of his discharge, then he shall count to himself seven days for his cleansing, and wash his clothes; and he shall bathe his flesh in running water, and shall be clean. (See NIV)