Now John himself was clothed in camel's hair, with a leather belt around his waist; and his food was locusts and wild honey.
And Elisha saw it, and he cried out, "My father, my father, the chariot
of Israel and its horsemen!" So
he saw him no more. And he took hold of his own clothes and tore them
into two pieces. He also took up the mantle of Elijah that had fallen
from him, and went back and stood by the bank of the Jordan.
II Kings 2:12-13
Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took His garments and made four parts, to each soldier a part, and also the tunic. Now the tunic was without seam, woven from the top in one piece.
Then Rebekah took the choice clothes of her elder son Esau, which
were with her in the house, and put them on Jacob her younger son.
And she put the skins of the kids of the goats on his hands and on
the smooth part of his neck.
And Barnabas they called Zeus [Jupiter], and Paul, Hermes [Mercury], because he was the chief speaker.
And when he [Absolom] cut the hair of his head -- at the end of every year he cut it because it was heavy on him -- when he cut it, he weighed the hair of his head at two hundred shekels according to the king's standard.
II Samuel 14:26
The waters surrounded me, even to my soul; The deep closed around
me; Weeds were wrapped around my head.
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January 21, 2013
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