Bible Verses About Girdles

Girdles.
    Worn upon the loins  1Ki 2:5; Jer 13:1,11
    Worn by priests about the breasts  Re 1:13
    Made of
      Fine linen.  Eze 16:10
      Twined linen with blue purple, &c.  Ex 39:29
      Gold.  Re 1:13; 15:6
      Leather.  2Ki 1:8; Mt 3:4
      Sackcloth.  Isa 3:24; La 2:10
    Made for sale by industrious women  Pr 31:24
    Used for
      Strengthening the loins.  Pr 31:17; Isa 22:21; 23:10
      Girding up the garments when walking.  1Ki 18:46; 2Ki 4:29
      Girding up the garments when working.  Lu 12:37; 17:8; Joh 13:4
      Suspending the sword.  2Sa 20:8; Ne 4:18
      Suspending the inkhorn.  Eze 9:2
      Holding money.  Mt 10:9; Mr 6:8
      Taken off when at rest.  Isa 5:27; Joh 13:4
    Given as
      A token of friendship.  1Sa 18:4
      A reward of military service.  2Sa 18:11
    Illustrative of