‘clothing’…..Costly?….Purpose?….To cover or to expose the body?…. from the Holy Bible (KJV)

Picture courtesy: CorelDRAW picture libraryBeware of false prophets,
which come to you in sheep’s clothing,
but inwardly they are ravening wolves. – Matthew 7:15 

Read . . . . .“Cover . . ./.eth../ed..  ” …What? … from the New Testament (KJV) .

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “clothing”.

Job 22:6 For thou hast taken a pledge from thy brother for nought,
and stripped the naked of their clothing.

Job 24:7 They cause the naked to lodge without clothing,
that they have no covering in the cold.

Job 24:10 They cause him to go naked without clothing,
and they take away the sheaf from the hungry;

Job 31:19 If I have seen any perish for want of clothing,
or any poor without covering;

Psalms 35:13 But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth:
I humbled my soul with fasting;
and my prayer returned into mine own bosom.

Psalms 45:13 The king’s daughter is all glorious within:
her clothing is of wrought gold.

Proverbs 27:26 The lambs are for thy clothing,
and the goats are the price of the field.

Proverbs 31:22 She maketh herself coverings of tapestry;
her clothing is silk and purple.

Proverbs 31:25 Strength and honour are her clothing;
and she shall rejoice in time to come.

Isaiah 3:6 When a man shall take hold of his brother of the house of his father, saying,
Thou hast clothing, be thou our ruler,
and let this ruin be under thy hand:

Isaiah 3:7 In that day shall he swear, saying, I will not be an healer;
for in my house is neither bread nor clothing:
make me not a ruler of the people.

Isaiah 23:18 And her merchandise and her hire shall be holiness to the LORD:
it shall not be treasured nor laid up;
for her merchandise shall be for them that dwell before the LORD,
to eat sufficiently, and for durable clothing.

Isaiah 59:17 For he put on righteousness as a breastplate,
and an helmet of salvation upon his head;
and he put on the garments of vengeance for clothing,
and was clad with zeal as a cloak.

Jeremiah 10:9 Silver spread into plates is brought from Tarshish,
and gold from Uphaz, the work of the workman,
and of the hands of the founder:
blue and purple is their clothing:
they are all the work of cunning men.

Matthew 7:15 Beware of false prophets,
which come to you in sheep’s clothing,
but inwardly they are ravening wolves.

Matthew 11:8 But what went ye out for to see?
A man clothed in soft raiment?
behold, they that wear soft clothing are in kings’ houses.

Mark 12:38 And he said unto them in his doctrine,
Beware of the scribes,
which love to go in long clothing,
and love salutations in the marketplaces,

Acts 10:30 And Cornelius said, Four days ago I was fasting until this hour;
and at the ninth hour I prayed in my house,
and, behold, a man stood before me in bright clothing,

James 2:3 And ye have respect to him that weareth the gay clothing,
and say unto him, Sit thou here in a good place;
and say to the poor, Stand thou there, or sit here under my footstool:

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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