Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the same John had his raiment of camel's hair, and a leathern girdle about his loins; and his meat was locusts and wild honey.

General references

Bible References

His raiment

Matthew 11:8
But what went ye out to see? a man clothed in delicate raiment? behold, those who wear delicate things are in the houses of kings.
2 Kings 1:8
And they said to him, He was a man in a hairy garment, and girt with a girdle of leather about his loins. And he said, It is Elijah the Tishbite.
Zechariah 13:4
And it shall come to pass in that day, that the prophets shall be ashamed every one of his vision, when he prophesieth; neither shall they wear a hairy mantle to deceive.
Malachi 4:5
Behold, I send unto you Elijah the prophet, before the coming of the great and terrible day of Jehovah.
Mark 1:6
And John was clothed in camel's hair, and a leathern girdle about his loins, and ate locusts and wild honey.
Luke 1:17
And he shall go before him in the spirit and power of Elias, to turn hearts of fathers to children, and disobedient ones to the thoughts of just men, to make ready for the Lord a prepared people.
Revelation 11:3
And I will give power to my two witnesses, and they shall prophesy a thousand two hundred and sixty days, clothed in sackcloth.

And his

Matthew 11:18
For John has come neither eating nor drinking, and they say, He has a demon.
Leviticus 11:22
These shall ye eat of them: the arbeh after its kind, and the solam after its kind, and the hargol after its kind, and the hargab after its kind.

Wild

Deuteronomy 32:13
He made him ride on the high places of the earth, And he ate the produce of the field; And he made him suck honey out of the crag, And oil out of the flinty rock;
1 Samuel 14:25
And all they of the land came to a wood; and there was honey on the ground.

General references

Leviticus 11:22
These shall ye eat of them: the arbeh after its kind, and the solam after its kind, and the hargol after its kind, and the hargab after its kind.
Luke 1:16
And many of the sons of Israel shall he turn to the Lord their God.