And he took a potsherd to scratch himself with, and he was sitting among the ashes.
and shall cause their voice to be heard upon thee and shall cry bitterly and shall cast up dust upon their heads; they shall wallow themselves in the ashes.
For word came unto the king of Nineveh, and he arose from his throne, and he threw his robe from him and covered himself with sackcloth and sat in ashes.
Woe unto thee, Chorazin! woe unto thee, Bethsaida! for if the mighty works which were done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes.
And Tamar put ashes on her head and rent her garment of different colours that was on her and laid her hand on her head and went on crying.
My kinsfolk have failed, and my familiar friends have forgotten me.
For my loins are filled with a loathsome disease, and there is no soundness in my flesh.
to order in Zion those that mourn, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the LORD, that he might be glorified.
O daughter of my people, gird thee with sackcloth and wallow thyself in ashes; make thee mourning, as for an only son, most bitter lamentation; for the destroyer shall suddenly come upon us.
and there was a certain beggar named Lazarus, who was laid at his gate, full of sores