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And Joshua rent his clothes, and fell to the earth upon his face before the ark of the LORD until the eventide, he and the elders of Israel, and put dust upon their heads.

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Genesis 37:29
And Reuben returned unto the pit, and lo Joseph was not in the pit, so he rent his clothes;
Numbers 14:6
But, Joshua son of Nun, and Caleb son of Jephunneh, of them who spied out the land, rent their clothes;
2 Samuel 13:31
And the king arose, and rent his garments, and lay on the ground, - and all his servants who stood by rent their garments.
Ezra 9:3
When I heard this thing, I rent my garment, and my robe, - and tore out of the hair of my head and my beard, and sat stunned.
Esther 4:1
When, Mordecai, came to know all that had been done, Mordecai rent his garments, and put on sackcloth, and ashes, - and went forth into the midst of the city, and cried out with an outcry loud and bitter;
Job 1:20
Then Job arose, and rent his robe, and shaved his head, and fell to the earth and worshipped;
Acts 14:14
But the apostles Barnabas and Paul, hearing of it, rending asunder their own mantles, sprang forward amidst the multitude, crying aloud,

Until the eventide

Judges 20:23
Now the sons of Israel had gone up, and wept before Yahweh, until the evening, and asked of Yahweh, saying, Shall I again draw near to battle against the sons of Benjamin, my brother? And Yahweh said, Go up against him.
Judges 21:2
So then the people came to Bethel, and abode there, until the evening, before God, - and lifted up their voice, and wept bitterly,
2 Samuel 1:12
And they lamented aloud, and wept, and fasted until the evening, - for Saul, and for Jonathan his son, and for the people of Yahweh, and for the house of Israel, because they had fallen by the sword.

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Genesis 37:34
And Jacob rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his loins, - and mourned over his son many days.
Numbers 16:4
And, when Moses heard it, he fell upon his face.