The Biblical Meaning of Toilet in Dreams 

The biblical meaning of toilet in dreams is a place to release your burdens, so you can become purified, cleansed, and holy. In contrast, you may see a toilet in your dream if you need to pee or poop in real life. If you literally need to use the bathroom, you’ll either wake up and go straight to the bathroom OR you’ll soil yourself.

Overall, seeing a toilet can be literal or it can be symbolic. Symbolic dreams usually have a hidden meaning that is related to your everyday life. God often speaks in parables and riddles to encourage believers to seek him for the interpretation. Fortunately, God has given you “the secrets of the kingdom of heaven” to help you understand his messages. (Matthew 13:11)

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What is the biblical meaning of toilet in dreams?

Dreaming of a toilet is the beginning of cleansing, purification, and spiritual growth in your life. This dream is a sign that the Holy Spirit is removing anything unholy and negative within you. This can include sin, un-forgiveness, negativity, jealousy, distrust, doubt, anger, manipulation, control, fear, etc.

"Your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own, for you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body." (1 Corinthians 6:19-20) 

Overall, the toilet is a place to remove anything unpleasant within you. In the Bible, God gave instructions for keeping the battlefield clean and holy. This was done by covering one’s poop. This was symbolic of living Holy lives, so God “may not see anything indecent among you and turn away from you.” (Deuteronomy 23:14)

1. You’re being cleansed.

The toilet represents spiritual cleansing. Your dream is encouraging you to keep submitting your heart to God for healing. It’s time to release fear, pain, and crap or burdens from the past. Then, you’ll be able to embrace the calling on your life. You were created for more than what you’re experiencing now.

Flushing feces or pee in a dream represents the removal of sin, rebellion, and unhealthy practices or influences in your life. This type of dream indicates a current purification in your life. This is a good thing. It means that God is restoring your mind, body, and soul.

You shall have a designated area outside the camp to which you shall go. With your utensils you shall have a trowel; when you relieve yourself outside, you shall dig a hole with it and then cover up your excrement. (Deuteronomy 23:12-13)

2. You’re experiencing spiritual change.

The prophetic meaning of bathroom is spiritual change and growth. The bathroom is a place for the release of burdens, cleaning yourself, and for you to change into clean clothing.

Remember, “if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.” (2 Corinthians 5:17)

Overall, releasing feces or pee in a toilet is the removal of what is old. Therefore, the toilet in your dream represents the need to let go of everything that is holding you back. Remember, God has amazing things in store for you. Get ready for them to come. And get excited!

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What does using toilet paper mean?

Having a pure and clean heart is important to God. Then, you can follow his laws and allow him to guide you in righteousness. Therefore, using toilet paper in a dream means you’re wiping away all that is impure. Overall, you’re being cleansed of pain, carnal thoughts, impure motives, and/or ungodly actions.

"The fear of the Lord is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the Lord are true and righteous altogether." (Psalm 19:9-10)

2. What is the spiritual meaning of clogged or overflowing toilet?

An overflowing or clogged toilet means that you’re spiritually backed up. Essentially, there is something blocking you from going forward in the Lord. To unclog the toilet, it’s time to seek pastoral support to heal. You may need to heal from anything that is hindering righteousness, pure thoughts, and spiritual growth in your life.

3. What is the spiritual meaning of a dirty toilet in dream?

Seeing dirty toilet in dream represents your fears or bad habits.

A dirty toilet can mean you’re not taking care of things. This dream is a warning that you are allowing the “crap” from your life to build up. Eventually a neglected toilet will stop working. If the toilet stops working then you will have a block in your healing. Overall, this type of dream is an encouragement to heal and clean up your mistakes, thoughts, and actions.

Also, your dream can be caused by your fear of having a dirty bathroom in real life. You may be dreaming about the toilet because you didn’t get a chance to clean your own. Or you deal with your problems by cleaning. If this sounds like you, consider the following questions: Do I need everything to be perfect around me? Am I experiencing joy and freedom to live a full life? Why is being clean so important to me? Do I clean a lot when I’m in pain? Will I embarrass myself if the bathroom isn’t clean?

4. What is the meaning of cleaning a dirty toilet?

Dreaming of cleaning a dirty toilet is a good sign. This means you are actively removing anything in your life that hinders righteousness and spiritual growth. You may be removing sin, fear, distrust, anger, jealousy, lust, and anything that opposes God.

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Then, "rise and be baptized and wash away your sins, calling on his name." (Acts 22:16)

5. What do dreams about going to the toilet in public mean?

Dreams about going to the toilet in public means you feel exposed and vulnerable in your healing process. As God is perfecting you, it may feel like everyone can see the “crap” in your life. However, try release the fear of being judged and criticized. Trust God for he will reward you and in due time he will silence those who judge you.

"Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time." (1 Peter 5:6)

5. What do dreams about toilets without doors mean?

Dreams about toilets without doors means you feel exposed and vulnerable. This dream is revealing that during your healing process you feel unsafe and potentially judged by others.

You don’t deserve everyone watching and judging your business. Perhaps, you should seek counseling, coaching, or pastoral support to help you with this process. This way you can have the privacy you need to heal.

6. What does flushing toilets in dreams mean?

Flushing feces or pee in a dream represents the removal of sin, rebellion, beliefs, and unhealthy practices or influences in your life. This type of dream indicates a current purification in your life. This is a good thing. It means that God is restoring your mind, body, and soul.

"If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness." (1 John 1:9)

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