Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Then Jacob tore his clothes, put sackcloth around his waist, and mourned for his son many days.

New American Standard Bible

So Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins and mourned for his son many days.

King James Version

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

International Standard Version

So Jacob tore his clothes, dressed himself in sackcloth, and then mourned many days for his son.

A Conservative Version

And Jacob rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

American Standard Version

And Jacob rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Amplified

And Jacob tore his clothes, put on sackcloth, and mourned many days for his son.

Bible in Basic English

Then Jacob, giving signs of grief, put on haircloth, and went on weeping for his son day after day.

Darby Translation

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then Jacob rent his clothes and put sackcloth upon his loins and mourned for his son many days.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jacob will rend his garments, and will put sackcloth upon his loins, and will mourn for his son many days.

King James 2000

And Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jacob tore his clothes and put sackcloth on his loins and mourned for his son many days.

Modern King James verseion

And Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth about his loins, and sorrowed for his son a long season.

NET Bible

Then Jacob tore his clothes, put on sackcloth, and mourned for his son many days.

New Heart English Bible

Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his waist, and mourned for his son many days.

The Emphasized Bible

And Jacob rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his loins, - and mourned over his son many days.

Webster

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

World English Bible

Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his waist, and mourned for his son many days.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jacob rendeth his raiment, and putteth sackcloth on his loins, and becometh a mourner for his son many days,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

קרע 
Qara` 
Usage: 63

שׂמלה 
Simlah 
Usage: 29

and put
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

שׂק 
Saq 
Usage: 48

מתן 
Mothen 
Usage: 47

and mourned
H56
אבל 
'abal 
Usage: 39

רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

References

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Joseph Sold Into Slavery

33 His father recognized it. “It is my son’s robe,” he said. “A vicious animal has devoured him. Joseph has been torn to pieces!” 34 Then Jacob tore his clothes, put sackcloth around his waist, and mourned for his son many days. 35 All his sons and daughters tried to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. “No,” he said. “I will go down to Sheol to my son, mourning.” And his father wept for him.



Cross References

Genesis 37:29

When Reuben returned to the pit and saw that Joseph was not there, he tore his clothes.

2 Samuel 3:31

David then ordered Joab and all the people who were with him, “Tear your clothes, put on sackcloth, and mourn over Abner.” And King David walked behind the funeral procession.

Joshua 7:6

Then Joshua tore his clothes and fell before the ark of the Lord with his face to the ground until evening, as did the elders of Israel; they all put dust on their heads.

2 Samuel 1:11

Then David took hold of his clothes and tore them, and all the men with him did the same.

1 Kings 20:31

His servants said to him, “Consider this: we have heard that the kings of the house of Israel are merciful kings. So let’s put sackcloth around our waists and ropes around our heads, and let’s go out to the king of Israel. Perhaps he will spare your life.”

1 Kings 21:27

When Ahab heard these words, he tore his clothes, put sackcloth over his body, and fasted. He lay down in sackcloth and walked around subdued.

2 Kings 19:1

When King Hezekiah heard their report, he tore his clothes, covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the Lord’s temple.

1 Chronicles 21:16

When David looked up and saw the angel of the Lord standing between earth and heaven, with his drawn sword in his hand stretched out over Jerusalem, David and the elders, clothed in sackcloth, fell down with their faces to the ground.

Ezra 9:3-5

When I heard this report, I tore my tunic and robe, pulled out some of the hair from my head and beard, and sat down devastated.

Nehemiah 9:1

On the twenty-fourth day of this month the Israelites assembled; they were fasting, wearing sackcloth, and had put dust on their heads.

Esther 4:1-3

When Mordecai learned all that had occurred, he tore his clothes, put on sackcloth and ashes, went into the middle of the city, and cried loudly and bitterly.

Job 1:20

Then Job stood up, tore his robe, and shaved his head. He fell to the ground and worshiped,

Job 2:12

When they looked from a distance, they could barely recognize him. They wept aloud, and each man tore his robe and threw dust into the air and on his head.

Psalm 69:11

I wore sackcloth as my clothing,
and I was a joke to them.

Isaiah 22:12-13

On that day the Lord God of Hosts
called for weeping, for wailing, for shaven heads,
and for the wearing of sackcloth.

Isaiah 32:11

Shudder, you complacent ones;
tremble, you overconfident ones!
Strip yourselves bare
and put sackcloth around your waists.

Isaiah 36:22-2

Then Eliakim son of Hilkiah, who was in charge of the palace, Shebna the court secretary, and Joah son of Asaph, the court historian, came to Hezekiah with their clothes torn and reported to him the words of the Rabshakeh.

Jeremiah 36:24

As they heard all these words, the king and all of his servants did not become terrified or tear their garments.

Joel 2:13

Tear your hearts,
not just your clothes,
and return to the Lord your God.
For He is gracious and compassionate,
slow to anger, rich in faithful love,
and He relents from sending disaster.

Jonah 3:5-8

The men of Nineveh believed in God. They proclaimed a fast and dressed in sackcloth—from the greatest of them to the least.

Matthew 11:21

“Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the miracles that were done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented in sackcloth and ashes long ago!

Matthew 26:65

Then the high priest tore his robes and said, “He has blasphemed! Why do we still need witnesses? Look, now you’ve heard the blasphemy!

Acts 14:14

The apostles Barnabas and Paul tore their robes when they heard this and rushed into the crowd, shouting:

Revelation 11:3

I will empower my two witnesses, and they will prophesy for 1,260 days, dressed in sackcloth.”

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