Priests must not make bald spots on their heads, shave off the edges of their beards, or make cuts in their bodies.
Cross ReferencesLeviticus 19:27
You must not cut off the hair at the sides of your head or clip off the edges of your beard.
He is not to defile himself for those related to him by marriage, and so profane himself.
You are sons of the LORD your God; do not cut yourselves or shave your forehead on behalf of the dead,
Dibon goes up to its temple to weep at its high places. Moab wails over Nebo, as well as over Medeba. Every head is shaved, every beard is cut off.
Now you, son of man, take a sharp sword, use it as a barber's razor, and shave your head and beard. Then take a set of scales and divide the hair.
They must not shave their heads or let their hair grow long, but must carefully trim their hair.
Chapter Outline1. Of the priests' mourning
6. Of their holiness
7. Of their marriages
8. Of their estimation
9. Of the high priest's holiness
10. Of his marriage
13. The priests that have blemishes must not minister in the sanctuary
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