BibliographyJamieson, Robert, D.D. But shaving is so bald a ceremony, that some priests in France are ashamed of the mark, and few of them have it that can handsomely avoid it. 19 And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, 2 Speak unto all the congregation of the children of Israel, and say unto them, Ye shall be holy: for I the Lord your God am holy. D.). 27 Ye shall not round the corners of your heads, neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy beard. Bible Gateway Recommends. And from his head divides the yellow hair. Jeremiah 16:6; Jeremiah 48:37. Cuttings in your flesh for the dead. By Henry MacLagan . 8. Lev 19:28 : Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I am the LORD. Ihr sollt kein Mal um eines Toten willen an eurem Leibe reißen noch Buchstaben an euch ätzen; denn ich bin der HERR. AEn. Go to. "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". BibliographyCalvin, John. Take care in this matter. "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". This kind of coiffure had a highly idolatrous meaning; and it was adopted, with some slight variations, by the Arabs and other idolaters in ancient times (Jeremiah 9:25-26; Jeremiah 25:23, where "in the utmost corners" means having the extremity of their hair along the forehead, temples, or behind the ears, cut in a circular form: see Robinson's 'Biblical Researches.' The verse in the Bible that most Christians make reference to is Leviticus 19:28, which says,"You shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor tattoo any marks on you: I am the Lord." Retail: $24.99. We learn from Homer that it was customary for parents to dedicate the hair of their children to some god; which, when they came to manhood, they cut off and consecrated to the deity. — It seems probable that this fashion had been learned by the Israelites in Egypt, for the ancient Egyptians had their dark locks cropped short or shaved with great nicety, so that what remained on the crown appeared in the form of a circle surrounding the head, while the beard was dressed into a square form. This was done by the Arabs, and other worshippers of the god Orotal. "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible". This shows the English words related to the source biblical texts along with brief definitions. Our Price: $10.99 Save: $4.00 (27%) Buy Now . Copyright StatementThese files are public domain.Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. If the hair was rounded, and dedicated for purposes of this kind, it will at once account for the prohibition in this verse. Cite Share Print BLB Searches. — The Egyptians used to cut or shave off their whiskers, as may be seen in the coffins of mummies, and the representations of divinities on the monuments. The issue is not one of fashion, but identification as God’s people. The corners of your heads — That is your temples, ye shall not cut off the hair of your heads round about your temples. your temples: Ye shall not cut off the hair of your heads round about your temples. (27) Round the corners of your heads.—That is, they are not to shave off the hair around the temples and behind the ears, so as to leave the head bald except a dish-like tuft upon the crown, thus imparting to their heads the form of a hemisphere. 19 And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, 2 “Speak to all the congregation of the people of Israel and say to them, You shall be holy, for I the Lord your God am holy. New American Standard Bible 'You shall not round off the side-growth of your heads nor harm the edges of your beard. Read online Bible study, search parallel bibles, cross reference verses, compare translations & post comments in bible commentaries at qBible.com. The ancient scholiast says, this was left in honour of Saturn. The extremities of the hairs of the head, round about, on the forehead, temples, and behind the ears; this is done, as Jarchi says, when any one makes his temples, behind his ears, and his forehead alike, so that the circumference of his head is found to be round all about, as if they had been cut as with a bowl; and so the Arabians cut their hair, as HerodotusF2Thalia, sive, l. 3. c. 8. reports; see Gill on Jeremiah 9:26. neither shall thou mar the corners of thy beard; by shaving them entirely; Jarchi and other Jewish writers say, there are five of them, two on the right, as Gersom reckons them, one on the upper jaw, the other on the nether, and two over against them on the left, and one in the place where the nether jaw joins the right to the left, the chin; the same observes, that it was the manner of idolaters to do the above things; and MaimonidesF3Moreh Nevochim, par. Leviticus 19:27 - "'You shall not cut the hair on the sides of your heads, neither shall you clip off the edge of your beard. This the Gentiles did, either for the worship of their idols, to whom young men used to consecrate their hair, being cut off from their heads, as Homer, Plutarch and many others write; or in funerals or immoderate mournings, as appears from Isaiah 15:2; Jeremiah 48:37. In mourning the chin was also shaved. 8.; iv. 1871-8. 1874-1909. What does the Bible say about cutting hair and beards? “ ‘You must not cut the hair on the sides of your heads or cut the edges of your beard. 27. Note from the preceding Chart that Leviticus 19 follows Leviticus 1-17 which describes the way of approach to the holy God. 28 Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I am the Lord. "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". Follow the buttons in the right-hand column for detailed definitions and verses that use the same root words. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/mpc/leviticus-19.html. 'Herodotus," b. (Bipont. Leviticus; Numbers; Deuteronomy; Joshua; Judges; Ruth; I Kingdoms; II Kingdoms; III Kingdoms; IV Kingdoms; I Chronicles; II Chronicles; I Esdras; II Esdras; Nehemiah; Tobit; Judith; Esther; I Maccabees; II Maccabees ; III Maccabees; Psalms; Job; Proverbs; Ecclesiastes; Song of Solomon; Wisdom of Solomon; Wisdom of Sirach; Hosea; Amos; Micah; Joel; Obadiah; Jonah; Nahum; Habakkuk; Zephaniah; Ha It clearly appears that God had no other object than by the interposition of this obstacle to sever His people from heathen nations. Our Price: $5.00 Save: $19.99 (80%) Buy Now. 29 Do not prostitute thy daughter, to cause her to be a whore; lest the land fall to whoredom, and the land become full of wickedness. vol 1:; 'Egypt's Testimony,' p. 123: cf. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/wen/leviticus-19.html. The Biblical Illustrator. "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". BibliographyGill, John. This was no doubt cut in some peculiar manner, for the superstitious purposes mentioned above. (Jeremiah 9:25, Jeremiah 9:26; Jeremiah 25:23, where “in the utmost corners” means having the corners of their hair cut.) !” Yah here is speaking of the cutting of the flesh. D.), The command means, that the Israelite was not only to worship God alone, but he was not to adopt a fashion in dress which, because commonly associated with idolatry, might thus misrepresent his real position as a worshipper of the only living and true God. Compare the margin reference. - Hunc ego Diti Sacrum jussa fero; teque isto corpore solvo. 28 You shall not make any cuts in your [ a]body for the [ b]dead nor make any tattoo marks on yourselves: I … 1801-1803. iii. That is, they are not to shave off the hair around the temples and behind the ears, so as to leave the head bald except a dish-like tuft upon the crown, thus imparting to their heads the form of a hemisphere. Not round the corners of your heads — That is, cut the hair in a circle from temple to temple, as Herodotus relates that some Arabs did in honour of their god. You shall not practice augury or witchcraft. lib. Leviticus Chapter 19 Second Continued. For there is nothing to which men are more prone than to conform themselves to the customs of others; and hence it arises, that they mutually communicate each other’s vices. Leviticus 19 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Idolatry Forbidden. They used to show honor to their deity Orotal by cutting the hair away from the temples in a circular form. Leviticus 19:28. Commentary on this verse . Notes and Commentary on Leviticus 19–27 (16-2) Leviticus 19:2–18. For experience teaches how greatly the true worship of God is obscured by anything adscititious, and how easily foul superstitions creep in, when the comments of men are tacked on to the word of God. Diuque capite demisso, cervices lubricis intorquentes motibus, crinesque pendulos rotantes in circulum, et nonnunquam morsibus suos incursantes musculos, ad postremum ancipiti ferro, quod gerebant, sua quisque brachia dissecant.” — Metam. Theological FAQ Search [?] BibliographyWhedon, Daniel. View More Titles. A strong presumption, therefore, arises that he had in mind by these regulations to combat some superstitious practices of the Egyptians. Sperchius! Compare the margin reference. See Ezechiel viii. "John Wesley's Explanatory Notes on the Whole Bible". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/leviticus-19.html. (translation: World English Bible) https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tcc/leviticus-19.html. Those curling locks which from his youth he vowed. Everything that follows is considered by him as falling into the category of ways to be holy. Round the corners of your heads - This may allude to such a custom as that of the Arabs described by Herodotus. ... (Hebrew/Greek Search by English Definition) [?] "Ye shall not cut off the hair from the corners, namely, from the temples and forepart of the head, nor from the extremities of your beards, towards the ear." "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". Believe, NIV: Living the Story of the Bible to Become Like Jesus, Second Edition. BibliographyPoole, Matthew, "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". 1599-1645. Leviticus 19:27 Ye shall not round the corners of your heads, neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy beard. Theological FAQ Search [?] Virgil represents the sister of Dido: — Unguibus ora — foedans, et pectora pugnis. 1. is of opinion that the reason of the prohibition is, because the idolatrous priests used this custom; but this law does not respect priests only, but the people of Israel in general; wherefore rather it was occasioned by the Gentiles in common cutting their hair, in honour of their gods, as the Arabians did, as Herodotus in the above place relates, in imitation of Bacchus, and to the honour of him; and so with others, it was usual for young men to consecrate their hair to idols; but inasmuch as such practices were used on account of the dead, as Aben Ezra observes, it seems probable enough that these things are forbidden to be done on their account, since it follows, Copyright StatementThe New John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible Modernised and adapted for the computer by Larry Pierce of Online Bible. iii., cap. “‘Do not mate different kinds of animals. See Isaiah 15:2. Leviticus 19:27 does not attach any condemnatory language to the forbidden act, nor does it stipulate any penalty for those who commit that act. No, I don't believe that is at all what the Hebrew text says. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/gsb/leviticus-19.html. (M. M. Kaliseh, Ph. Name. Retail: $19.99. The reason then of this prohibition is because God would not have his people agree with idolaters, neither in their idolatries, nor in their excessive sorrowing, no nor so much as in the appearances of it. But the Hebrews, in order to separate them from the neighboring nations, or perhaps to put a stop to some existing superstition, were forbidden to imitate this practice. Ye shall not round the corners of your heads, neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy beard. He says also that the Macians, a people of Libya, cut their hair round, so as to leave a tuft on the top of the head, lib. Study This × Bible Gateway Plus. Ye shall not round.] 3 Every one of you shall revere his mother and his father, and you shall keep My Sabbaths; I am the Lord your God. And since God is ultimate Truth, it follows that truth calls for a response so it is fitting that Leviticus 19-27 exhort a holy walk with God. They also were a sign of the holiness and perfection of God, a living lesson for them of how utterly different he was from all other gods, and how utterly perfect he was in his being. Leviticus 19 - The LORD said to Moses, Copy Options. Study This × Bible Gateway Plus. Thomas Coke Commentary on the Holy Bible Leviticus 19:27. 1832. "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". 3. ch. Cite Share Print BLB Searches. Lev. ", "Herodotus observes that the Arabs shave, or cut their hair round, in honor of Bacchus; (lib. The Jews still observe this direction, and leave the beard from the ear to the chin, (where they let it grow pretty long) and also two mustaches, or whiskers, on the top lip. Breaking Down the Key Parts of Leviticus 19:27 #1 “Do not cut the hair at the sides of your head…” This is a straightforward command with no real explanation in the text. (NIV, Leviticus 19:27-28) It is a reasonable rule of exegesis that once a context is established we assume it continues as a context to be used until there is a clear break into a new context. whose waves, in mazy errors lost, These locks to fall, and hecatombs to burn. Ye shall not round the corners of your heads, &c.— i.e. 1905-1909. Leviticus 19:27-29 King James Version (KJV). The Biblical Illustrator. NLT New Spirit Filled Life Bible, Imitation Leather, Rich Stone Indexed. Lev 19:27 - “ ‘Do not cut the hair at the sides of your head or clip off the edges of your beard. This might have been in honor of some idol, and therefore forbidden to the Israelites. An old Spartan law forbade the ephori, from the moment of their taking office, to clip their beards; and those who had fled before the enemy in battle were compelled to appear in public with half-shorn beards. Wherefore care was especially to be taken lest the people of Israel should adopt foreign habits, and by this pliableness should fall away from the true worship of God; from whence too the ordinary phrase has arisen, that the word “common” should be used for “unclean.” God then strictly forbids them from declining to the habits of the Gentiles, and confounding the distinction which He had Himself placed between them. Others think that this refers to a superstitious funeral rite; which they collect from the next verse, from ch. Find more similar flip PDFs like Shaving The Real Meaning of Leviticus 19:27-28. Leviticus 19:27 - Julle mag die rand van julle hoofhare nie rond wegskeer nie. 19 The Lord said to Moses, 2 “Speak to the entire assembly of Israel and say to them: ‘Be holy because I, the Lord your God, am holy. BibliographyBullinger, Ethelbert William. 20 Then I saw an angel coming down from heaven, n holding in his hand the key to o the bottomless pit 1 and a great chain. The reason then of this prohibition is, because God would not have his people agree with idolaters, neither in their idolatries, nor in their excessive sorrowing, no, nor so much as in the appearances and outward significations or expressions thereof. 3:, ch. Leviticus 19:27 You shall not round off the side-growth of your heads nor harm the edges of your beard. Isaiah … 184-185). They used to show honor to their deity Orotal by cutting the hair away from the temples in a circular form. This was done by the Arabs, and other worshippers of the god Orotal. (Tirinus) --- The Arabians and Macæ left only a tuft of hair at the top of their head, in imitation of Bacchus. From the images and paintings which remain of the ancient Egyptians, we find that they were accustomed to shave the whole hair off their face, except merely that upon the chin, which last they cut off only in times of mourning. "The Adam Clarke Commentary". Leviticus 19:27 Study the Inner Meaning. This verse says “Do not cut the hair at the sides of your head or clip off the edges of your beard” (NIV). However, the practice in the day the law was codified was for identification with the demonic idols of the foreigners around the Israelites. John Trapp Complete Commentary. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/leviticus-19.html. (C. D. Ginsburg, LL. "E.W. The chapter starts with the words, “Be holy, because I, the LORD your God, am holy” (Lev 19:1). And here is the Hebrew text of Leviticus 20:13. Leviticus 21:1 By Henry MacLagan . These regulations would seem beneath the attention of a lawgiver. (S. H. Kellogg, D. D.), Neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy beard.--An injunction not to mar the beard might hardly appear necessary, since it is well known with what pride and scrupulous care the beard was cultivated by the Hebrews and other Eastern nations; that it was deemed the greatest ornament of a man, a badge of his dignity, and a type of his vigour and perfect manhood; beard and life were hence often employed as synonymous, and oaths were confirmed, and blessings bestowed, by invoking the one or the other’; suppliants, desirous to give the utmost solemnity to their appeals, touched the beards of those they addressed; and a mutilation of the beard was looked upon as an unbearable disgrace, and often regarded as more calamitous than death. κ. τπ . "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". (See Herodot. View More. You shall not round off the hair on your temples or mar the edges of your beard. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/rbc/leviticus-19.html. Old Testament Hebrew-English Holy Name King James Version with Strong's numbers. (Challoner) --- The pagans consecrated locks of hair, and their beard, when it was first cut, to Apollo, the river gods, the hours, Esculapius, &c. Some, at Rome, hung the hair on a tree. Leviticus 19:27. Leviticus Chapter 19 וַיִּקְרָא א וַיְדַבֵּר יְהוָה, אֶל-מֹשֶׁה לֵּאמֹר. Compare Jeremiah 9:26; Jeremiah 25:23; Jeremiah 49:32. corners of thy beard = whiskers, as Egyptians did. Ye shall not round the corners of your heads. "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". Hence the Arabs are ironically called “those with the corner of their hairpolled” (Jeremiah 9:26; Jeremiah 25:23; Jeremiah 49:32). Multiverse Retrieval. From Virgil we learn that the topmost lock of hair was dedicated to the infernal gods; see his account of the death of Dido: -, "Nondum illi flavum Proserpina vertice crinem, Abstulerat, Stygioque caput damnaverat orco. "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". 1859. not round the corners of your heads: i.e. Leviticus 19:27 KJV_Strongs (i) 27 H5362 Ye shall not round [H8686] H6285 the corners H7218 of your heads H7843 , neither shalt thou mar [H8686] H6285 the corners H2206 of thy beard. Mar the corners of thy beard.—The beard was regarded by the Hebrews and other eastern nations as the greatest ornament of a man, and was as dear to them as life itself. 19: 26You shall not eat anything with its blood. Herodotus observes that the Arabs shave or cut their hair round, in honor of Bacchus, who, they say, had his hair cut in this way, lib. Multiverse Retrieval. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ebc/leviticus-19.html. BibliographyTrapp, John. 28 Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I am the Lord. 3. Leviticus 19:27 - לא תקפו פאת ראשׁכם ולא תשׁחית את פאת זקנך׃ - off the side-growth of your heads nor harm the edges... - Interlinear Study Bible It was a simple command that should have been simply obeyed by the Israelites. 175. "Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers". BibliographyHaydock, George Leo. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain. Thus the Greeks tore, cut off, and sometimes shaved their hair, in mourning for the dead: and we are told, that it was formerly the custom of the widows of Florida, when their husbands were slain, to cut their hair quite off, and to scatter it over their husbands' graves. 27 Ye shall not round the corners of your heads, neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy beard. The corners of your heads — That is, your temples; ye shall not cut off the hair of your heads round about your temples. There are some Christians who believe it is a sin. The same thing appears more clearly from the passage in Deuteronomy, which next follows, wherein Moses condemns cutting themselves, and making themselves bald for the dead in connection with each other, as if they were one thing; and confirms the law by a general argument, that they might withdraw themselves from every pollution as the children of God; since they were chosen to be His peculiar people; as much as to say, that God’s grace would be altogether frustrated, if they did not differ at all from foreign nations. Leviticus 19:27 in all English translations. "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". Because the Arabians their neighbours did so, and they should not be conformed to idolaters. 672.” — Adam Clarke, in loco. --- Superstition and affected delicacy in curling, &c., are to be avoided. Copyright StatementThese files are a derivative of an electronic edition prepared from text scanned by Woodside Bible Fellowship.This expanded edition of the Jameison-Faussett-Brown Commentary is in the public domain and may be freely used and distributed. Ye shall not round the corners of your heads, neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy beard. "Commentary on Leviticus 19:27". Leviticus 19:27. c. The reason then of this prohibition is, because God would not have his people agree with idolaters, neither in their idolatries, nor in their excessive sorrowing, nor so much as in the appearances of it. Then sighing, to the deep his looks he cast. 1857. iv. Hilchot Obede Cochabim, c. 12. sect. It was only in seasons of sorrow that the Hebrews neglected their beards; and sometimes, to show how deeply they were afflicted, they covered them up, or even cut them off, or tore them out (2 Samuel 19:24; Isaiah 15:2; Jeremiah 41:5, &c.). Compare Genesis 41:14. Leviticus 18 Numbers 1 Leviticus 19-27 King James Version (KJV) 19 And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, 2 Speak unto all the congregation of the children of Israel, and say unto them, Ye shall be holy: for I the Lord your God am holy. The prohibition before us alludes to this practice. It depends on who you ask. Leviticus 19:27 Study the Inner Meaning. But the Hebrews, in order to separate them from the neighbouring nations, or perhaps to put a stop to some existing superstition, were forbidden to imitate this practice. --- Beard. But great Achilles stands apart in prayer. (Calmet) --- But heretics need not hence infer, that the tonsure of priests and monks is reprehensible. Also, in opposition to heathen usage, the beard must be permitted to grow equally over all the lower part of the face. BibliographyJamieson, Robert, D.D. 175.". Ezekiel 7:18. Cut your hair, &c. This, and other such like things, of themselves indifferent, were forbidden by God, that they might not imitate the Egyptians or other infidels, who practised these things out of superstition, in honour of their false deities. Leviticus 19:27. Our Price: $31.99 Save: $58.00 (64%) Buy Now. Compare the margin reference. Use this table to get a word-for-word translation of the original Hebrew Scripture. Commentary on this verse . In this manner the Chinese cut their hair to the present day. “You shall not mar the flesh around the sides; rounding the corners, of your head, nor ; disfiguring the flesh, in the areas of your beard,, you shall not cut your bodies for the dead, nor put tattoo marks upon yourselves. A strong presumption, therefore, arises that he had it in view by these regulations to combat some superstitious practices of the Egyptians. This kind of coiffure had a highly idolatrous meaning; and it was adopted, with some slight variations, by almost all idolaters in ancient times. Doubtless that part, “Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead,” etc., might be expounded as a correction of immoderate grief; because we know how intemperately men set themselves against God when they give the reins to their sorrow; but since the object of the Gentiles was to pay what was due to the dead, and to celebrate their funeral obsequies (33) as a kind of propitiation, it is probable, and more suitable, that by the whole context those preposterous gestures are condemned, which were proofs of piety among the Gentiles, but which would have been defilements to the people of God. Hence the Arabs are ironically called “those with the corner of their hair polled,” as it is rightly rendered in the Margin (Jeremiah 9:26; Jeremiah 25:23; Jeremiah 49:32). It resembles a crown. Download Shaving The Real Meaning of Leviticus 19:27-28 PDF for free. Here is the Hebrew text of Leviticus 18:22. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hcc/leviticus-19.html. Leviticus 18 Leviticus 20 Leviticus 19:27 New Living Translation (NLT) 27 “Do not trim off the hair on your temples or trim your beards. 175.) In some countries the beard was the distinctive mark of free men. Compare the margin reference. But the design of Moses in magnifying the extraordinary goodness of God, was that they might the more abhor that impure cornmixture, which, by bringing them on a par with the Gentiles, degraded them from this high honor. " For I am the Lord." It seems probable that this fashion had been learned by the Israelites in Egypt; because the ancient Egyptians had their dark locks cropped short or shaved with great nicety, so that what remained on the crown appeared in the form of a circle surrounding the head, whilst the beard was dressed into a square form. A repetition of sundry laws. NLT Abundant Life Bible, Large Print. 1. Frequently a lock or tuft of hair was left on the hinder part of the head, the rest being cut round in the form of a ring, as the Turks, Chinese, and Hindus do at the present day. ; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. Verse 27. 8.) 4 Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the Lord your God. The same custom was observed by the Syrians, (Lucian) Idumeans, &c. (Jeremias ix. Achilles, at the funeral of Patroclus, cut off his golden locks which his father had dedicated to the river god Sperchius, and threw them into the flood: -, Στας απανευθε πυρης ξονθην απεκειρατο χαιτην,π, Την ῥα Σπερχειῳ ποταμῳ τρεφε τηλεθοωσαν·π, Οχθησας δ ' αρα ειπεν, ιδων επι οινοπα ποντον·π. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/leviticus-19.html. The same thing was also commonly practiced by others; inasmuch as the world is easily deceived by external ceremonies. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bul/leviticus-19.html. (Randulph.) The hair was much used in divination among the ancients, and for purposes of religious superstition among the Greeks; and particularly about the time of the giving of this law, as this is supposed to have been the era of the Trojan war. The Egyptians used to cut or shave off their whiskers toward the ears, as may be seen in the coffins of mummies and the representations of divinities on the monuments. The corners of your heads — That is, your temples; ye shall not cut off the hair of your heads round about your temples. The eyebrows and other hair of the gods and inhabitants of Egypt, were entirely cut off. Do you admire some celebrity that you copy their looks, mannerisms, and are enticed by their views, though they are contrary to godliness? 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