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Long Hair, Bald Head Short Study

There are 2 extremes – long hair – or shaven

baldness – a sign of judgment – Isaiah 3:17, 24

baldness produced by shaving the head was done as a mark of mourning for the dead. Isaiah 15:2; 22:12; Micah 1:16

shaven head is a sacrifice to idols was the custom of the people in the land. The Israelites were strictly for bit into practice. Leviticus 21:5; Deuteronomy 14:1

the custom among neighboring nations of shaving all but a small patch in the center of the head was also forbidden. Leviticus 19:27

baldness was assigned a broken files. Number 6:6 – 12

Ezekiel 44:20 shaving for bidding –

polling required

polling – to shear – cut – poll