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Then the high priest rent his clothes, saying, He hath spoken blasphemy; what further need have we of witnesses? behold, now ye have heard his blasphemy.
The high priest
or crook-backed, or a dwarf, or that hath a blemish in his eye, or is scurvy, or scabbed, or hath his stones broken;
2 Kings 18:37
Then came Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, who was over the household, and Shebna the scribe, and Joah the son of Asaph the recorder, to Hezekiah with their clothes rent, and told him the words of Rabshakeh.
2 Kings 19:1
And it came to pass, when king Hezekiah heard it, that he rent his clothes, and covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the house of Jehovah.
And they were not afraid, nor rent their garments, neither the king, nor any of his servants that heard all these words.
And the high priest rent his clothes, and saith, What further need have we of witnesses?
And Jacob rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.
And she spake unto him according to these words, saying, The Hebrew servant, whom thou hast brought unto us, came in unto me to mock me:
Ye have heard the blasphemy: what think ye? And they all condemned him to be worthy of death.
And they said, What further need have we of witness? for we ourselves have heard from his own mouth.