bible verses about Clothing

Bible Verses About Clothing: Find What God Says About Your Style

As Christians, we are called to live every aspect of our lives in a way that pleases the Lord. This includes the way we dress. The Bible has a lot to say about clothing and fashion, and it's important that we take these teachings to heart. From modesty to humility, and even the way we adorn ourselves, there are many inspiring verses that remind us of the beauty of a heart that seeks to honor God with our style. So take a moment to explore these Bible verses about clothing and see how you can apply them to your life today.

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73 Bible Scriptures about Clothing

For she had said unto the servant, What man is this that walketh in the field to meet us? And the servant had said, It is my master: therefore she took a vail, and covered herself.

Genesis, Chapter: 24, Verse: 65

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And Rebekah took goodly raiment of her eldest son Esau, which were with her in the house, and put them upon Jacob her younger son:

Genesis, Chapter: 27, Verse: 15

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Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his children, because he was the son of his old age: and he made him a coat of many colours.

Genesis, Chapter: 37, Verse: 3

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And Pharaoh took off his ring from his hand, and put it upon Joseph's hand, and arrayed him in vestures of fine linen, and put a gold chain about his neck;

Genesis, Chapter: 41, Verse: 42

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And blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' hair,

Exodus, Chapter: 25, Verse: 4

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And thou shalt make the breastplate of judgment with cunning work; after the work of the ephod thou shalt make it; of gold, of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, and of fine twined linen, shalt thou make it.

Exodus, Chapter: 28, Verse: 15

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And thou shalt make the robe of the ephod all of blue.

Exodus, Chapter: 28, Verse: 31

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And there shall be an hole in the top of it, in the midst thereof: it shall have a binding of woven work round about the hole of it, as it were the hole of an habergeon, that it be not rent.

Exodus, Chapter: 28, Verse: 32

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A golden bell and a pomegranate, a golden bell and a pomegranate, upon the hem of the robe round about.

Exodus, Chapter: 28, Verse: 34

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And thou shalt put it on a blue lace, that it may be upon the mitre; upon the forefront of the mitre it shall be.

Exodus, Chapter: 28, Verse: 37

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And thou shalt embroider the coat of fine linen, and thou shalt make the mitre of fine linen, and thou shalt make the girdle of needlework.

Exodus, Chapter: 28, Verse: 39

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And thou shalt make them linen breeches to cover their nakedness; from the loins even unto the thighs they shall reach:

Exodus, Chapter: 28, Verse: 42

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And thou shalt take the garments, and put upon Aaron the coat, and the robe of the ephod, and the ephod, and the breastplate, and gird him with the curious girdle of the ephod:

Exodus, Chapter: 29, Verse: 5

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And thou shalt bring his sons, and put coats upon them.

Exodus, Chapter: 29, Verse: 8

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And the cloths of service, and the holy garments for Aaron the priest, and the garments of his sons, to minister in the priest's office,

Exodus, Chapter: 31, Verse: 10

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And when Moses saw that the people were naked; (for Aaron had made them naked unto their shame among their enemies:)

Exodus, Chapter: 32, Verse: 25

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And blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' hair,

Exodus, Chapter: 35, Verse: 6

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The cloths of service, to do service in the holy place, the holy garments for Aaron the priest, and the garments of his sons, to minister in the priest's office.

Exodus, Chapter: 35, Verse: 19

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And he made the robe of the ephod of woven work, all of blue.

Exodus, Chapter: 39, Verse: 22

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And there was an hole in the midst of the robe, as the hole of an habergeon, with a band round about the hole, that it should not rend.

Exodus, Chapter: 39, Verse: 23

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And they made coats of fine linen of woven work for Aaron, and for his sons,

Exodus, Chapter: 39, Verse: 27

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And a mitre of fine linen, and goodly bonnets of fine linen, and linen breeches of fine twined linen,

Exodus, Chapter: 39, Verse: 28

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The cloths of service to do service in the holy place, and the holy garments for Aaron the priest, and his sons' garments, to minister in the priest's office.

Exodus, Chapter: 39, Verse: 41

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And thou shalt bring his sons, and clothe them with coats:

Exodus, Chapter: 40, Verse: 14

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And he shall put off his garments, and put on other garments, and carry forth the ashes without the camp unto a clean place.

Leviticus, Chapter: 6, Verse: 11

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And he put upon him the coat, and girded him with the girdle, and clothed him with the robe, and put the ephod upon him, and he girded him with the curious girdle of the ephod, and bound it unto him therewith.

Leviticus, Chapter: 8, Verse: 7

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Speak unto the children of Israel, and bid them that they make them fringes in the borders of their garments throughout their generations, and that they put upon the fringe of the borders a ribband of blue:

Numbers, Chapter: 15, Verse: 38

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Thou shalt make thee fringes upon the four quarters of thy vesture, wherewith thou coverest thyself.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 22, Verse: 12

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And there ran a man of Benjamin out of the army, and came to Shiloh the same day with his clothes rent, and with earth upon his head.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 4, Verse: 12

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And she had a garment of divers colours upon her: for with such robes were the king's daughters that were virgins apparelled. Then his servant brought her out, and bolted the door after her.

2 Samuel, Chapter: 13, Verse: 18

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And it came to pass at that time when Jeroboam went out of Jerusalem, that the prophet Ahijah the Shilonite found him in the way; and he had clad himself with a new garment; and they two were alone in the field:

1 Kings, Chapter: 11, Verse: 29

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And the king of Syria said, Go to, go, and I will send a letter unto the king of Israel. And he departed, and took with him ten talents of silver, and six thousand pieces of gold, and ten changes of raiment.

2 Kings, Chapter: 5, Verse: 5

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Then came Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, which was over the household, and Shebna the scribe, and Joah the son of Asaph the recorder, to Hezekiah with their clothes rent, and told him the words of Rabshakeh.

2 Kings, Chapter: 18, Verse: 37

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And came even before the king's gate: for none might enter into the king's gate clothed with sackcloth.

Esther, Chapter: 4, Verse: 2

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So Esther's maids and her chamberlains came and told it her. Then was the queen exceedingly grieved; and she sent raiment to clothe Mordecai, and to take away his sackcloth from him: but he received it not.

Esther, Chapter: 4, Verse: 4

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Now it came to pass on the third day, that Esther put on her royal apparel, and stood in the inner court of the king's house, over against the king's house: and the king sat upon his royal throne in the royal house, over against the gate of the house.

Esther, Chapter: 5, Verse: 1

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And, behold, there met him a woman with the attire of an harlot, and subtil of heart.

Proverbs, Chapter: 7, Verse: 10

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She is not afraid of the snow for her household: for all her household are clothed with scarlet.

Proverbs, Chapter: 31, Verse: 21

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The bonnets, and the ornaments of the legs, and the headbands, and the tablets, and the earrings,

Isaiah, Chapter: 3, Verse: 20

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The rings, and nose jewels,

Isaiah, Chapter: 3, Verse: 21

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The changeable suits of apparel, and the mantles, and the wimples, and the crisping pins,

Isaiah, Chapter: 3, Verse: 22

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The glasses, and the fine linen, and the hoods, and the vails.

Isaiah, Chapter: 3, Verse: 23

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Then came Eliakim, the son of Hilkiah, that was over the household, and Shebna the scribe, and Joah, the son of Asaph, the recorder, to Hezekiah with their clothes rent, and told him the words of Rabshakeh.

Isaiah, Chapter: 36, Verse: 22

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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.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 10, Verse: 9

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Thus saith the LORD unto me, Go and get thee a linen girdle, and put it upon thy loins, and put it not in water.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 13, Verse: 1

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And Ebedmelech the Ethiopian said unto Jeremiah, Put now these old cast clouts and rotten rags under thine armholes under the cords. And Jeremiah did so.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 38, Verse: 12

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I clothed thee also with broidered work, and shod thee with badgers' skin, and I girded thee about with fine linen, and I covered thee with silk.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 16, Verse: 10

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Which were clothed with blue, captains and rulers, all of them desirable young men, horsemen riding upon horses.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 23, Verse: 6

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Girded with girdles upon their loins, exceeding in dyed attire upon their heads, all of them princes to look to, after the manner of the Babylonians of Chaldea, the land of their nativity:

Ezekiel, Chapter: 23, Verse: 15

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They shall also strip thee out of thy clothes, and take away thy fair jewels.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 23, Verse: 26

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These were thy merchants in all sorts of things, in blue clothes, and broidered work, and in chests of rich apparel, bound with cords, and made of cedar, among thy merchandise.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 27, Verse: 24

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And it shall come to pass, that when they enter in at the gates of the inner court, they shall be clothed with linen garments; and no wool shall come upon them, whiles they minister in the gates of the inner court, and within.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 44, Verse: 17

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They shall have linen bonnets upon their heads, and shall have linen breeches upon their loins; they shall not gird themselves with any thing that causeth sweat.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 44, Verse: 18

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And when they go forth into the utter court, even into the utter court to the people, they shall put off their garments wherein they ministered, and lay them in the holy chambers, and they shall put on other garments; and they shall not sanctify the people with their garments.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 44, Verse: 19

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Then commanded Belshazzar, and they clothed Daniel with scarlet, and put a chain of gold about his neck, and made a proclamation concerning him, that he should be the third ruler in the kingdom.

Daniel, Chapter: 5, Verse: 29

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Then I lifted up mine eyes, and looked, and behold a certain man clothed in linen, whose loins were girded with fine gold of Uphaz:

Daniel, Chapter: 10, Verse: 5

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And it shall come to pass in the day of the LORD'S sacrifice, that I will punish the princes, and the king's children, and all such as are clothed with strange apparel.

Zephaniah, Chapter: 1, Verse: 8

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Now Joshua was clothed with filthy garments, and stood before the angel.

Zechariah, Chapter: 3, Verse: 3

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

Matthew, Chapter: 11, Verse: 8

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Neither let him which is in the field return back to take his clothes.

Matthew, Chapter: 24, Verse: 18

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And they stripped him, and put on him a scarlet robe.

Matthew, Chapter: 27, Verse: 28

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But be shod with sandals; and not put on two coats.

Mark, Chapter: 6, Verse: 9

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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,

Mark, Chapter: 12, Verse: 38

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And there followed him a certain young man, having a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men laid hold on him:

Mark, Chapter: 14, Verse: 51

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And he left the linen cloth, and fled from them naked.

Mark, Chapter: 14, Verse: 52

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But what went ye out for to see? A man clothed in soft raiment? Behold, they which are gorgeously apparelled, and live delicately, are in kings' courts.

Luke, Chapter: 7, Verse: 25

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Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took his garments, and made four parts, to every soldier a part; and also his coat: now the coat was without seam, woven from the top throughout.

John, Chapter: 19, Verse: 23

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And upon a set day Herod, arrayed in royal apparel, sat upon his throne, and made an oration unto them.

Acts, Chapter: 12, Verse: 21

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For if the woman be not covered, let her also be shorn: but if it be a shame for a woman to be shorn or shaven, let her be covered.

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 11, Verse: 6

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If so be that being clothed we shall not be found naked.

2 Corinthians, Chapter: 5, Verse: 3

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In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array;

1 Timothy, Chapter: 2, Verse: 9

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For if there come unto your assembly a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man in vile raiment;

James, Chapter: 2, Verse: 2

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Whose adorning let it not be that outward adorning of plaiting the hair, and of wearing of gold, or of putting on of apparel;

1 Peter, Chapter: 3, Verse: 3

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