Now John wore a garment of camel's hair, and a leather girdle around
his waist; and his food was locusts and wild honey.
And no one puts a piece of unshrunk cloth on an old garment, for the
patch tears away from the garment, and a worse tear is made.
And behold, a woman who had suffered from a hemorrhage for twelve years
came up behind him and touched the fringe of his garment;
for she said to herself, "If I only touch his garment, I shall be made
and besought him that they might only touch the fringe of his garment;
and as many as touched it were made well.
And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun,
and his garments became white as light.
they brought the ass and the colt, and put their garments on them, and
he sat thereon.
Most of the crowd spread their garments on the road, and others cut
branches from the trees and spread them on the road.
"But when the king came in to look at the guests, he saw there a man
who had no wedding garment;
and he said to him, `Friend, how did you get in here without a wedding
garment?' And he was speechless.
And when they had crucified him, they divided his garments among them
by casting lots;
No one sews a piece of unshrunk cloth on an old garment; if he does,
the patch tears away from it, the new from the old, and a worse tear is
She had heard the reports about Jesus, and came up behind him in the
crowd and touched his garment.
For she said, "If I touch even his garments, I shall be made well."
And Jesus, perceiving in himself that power had gone forth from him,
immediately turned about in the crowd, and said, "Who touched my
And wherever he came, in villages, cities, or country, they laid the
sick in the market places, and besought him that they might touch even
the fringe of his garment; and as many as touched it were made well.
and his garments became glistening, intensely white, as no fuller on
earth could bleach them.
And they brought the colt to Jesus, and threw their garments on it; and
he sat upon it.
And many spread their garments on the road, and others spread leafy
branches which they had cut from the fields.
And the high priest tore his garments, and said, "Why do we still need
And they crucified him, and divided his garments among them, casting
lots for them, to decide what each should take.
He told them a parable also: "No one tears a piece from a new garment
and puts it upon an old garment; if he does, he will tear the new, and
the piece from the new will not match the old.
came up behind him, and touched the fringe of his garment; and
immediately her flow of blood ceased.
And they brought it to Jesus, and throwing their garments on the colt
they set Jesus upon it.
And as he rode along, they spread their garments on the road.
And Jesus said, "Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do."
And they cast lots to divide his garments.
rose from supper, laid aside his garments, and girded himself with a
When he had washed their feet, and taken his garments, and resumed
his place, he said to them, "Do you know what I have done to you?
When the soldiers had crucified Jesus they took his garments and made
four parts, one for each soldier; also his tunic. But the tunic was
without seam, woven from top to bottom;
so they said to one another, "Let us not tear it, but cast lots for it
to see whose it shall be." This was to fulfil the scripture, "They
parted my garments among them, and for my clothing they cast lots."
Then they cast him out of the city and stoned him; and the witnesses
laid down their garments at the feet of a young man named Saul.
So Peter rose and went with them. And when he had come, they took him
to the upper room. All the widows stood beside him weeping, and showing
tunics and other garments which Dorcas made while she was with them.
But when the apostles Barnabas and Paul heard of it, they tore their
garments and rushed out among the multitude, crying,
The crowd joined in attacking them; and the magistrates tore the
garments off them and gave orders to beat them with rods.
And when they opposed and reviled him, he shook out his garments and
said to them, "Your blood be upon your heads! I am innocent. From now
on I will go to the Gentiles."
And when the blood of Stephen thy witness was shed, I also was standing
by and approving, and keeping the garments of those who killed him.'
And as they cried out and waved their garments and threw dust into the
they will perish, but thou remainest; they will all grow old like a
Your riches have rotted and your garments are moth-eaten.
save some, by snatching them out of the fire; on some have mercy with
fear, hating even the garment spotted by the flesh.
Yet you have still a few names in Sardis, people who have not soiled
their garments; and they shall walk with me in white, for they are
He who conquers shall be clad thus in white garments, and I will not
blot his name out of the book of life; I will confess his name before
my Father and before his angels.
Therefore I counsel you to buy from me gold refined by fire, that you
may be rich, and white garments to clothe you and to keep the shame of
your nakedness from being seen, and salve to anoint your eyes, that you
Round the throne were twenty-four thrones, and seated on the thrones
were twenty-four elders, clad in white garments, with golden crowns
upon their heads.
("Lo, I am coming like a thief! Blessed is he who is awake, keeping his
garments that he may not go naked and be seen exposed!")