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Nave's Topical Bible
- A symbol of mourning
1 Kings 20:31,32; Job 16:15; Isaiah 15:3; Jeremiah 4:8; 6:26; 49:3; Lamentations 2:10; Ezekiel 7:18; Daniel 9:3; Joel 1:8
- Worn by Jacob when it was reported to him that Joseph had been Devoured by wild animals
- Animals covered with, at a time of national mourning
- See MOURNING
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Nave, Orville J. Entry for 'Sackcloth'. Nave's Topical Bible. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ntb/s/sackcloth.html. 1896.
the Week of Proper 21 / Ordinary 26