7 Bible Verses about Shaving

Leviticus 19:27 ESV / 57 helpful votes

You shall not round off the hair on your temples or mar the edges of your beard.

Ezekiel 44:20 ESV / 23 helpful votes

They shall not shave their heads or let their locks grow long; they shall surely trim the hair of their heads.

Numbers 6:5 ESV / 19 helpful votes

“All the days of his vow of separation, no razor shall touch his head. Until the time is completed for which he separates himself to the Lord, he shall be holy. He shall let the locks of hair of his head grow long.

Deuteronomy 14:1 ESV / 17 helpful votes

“You are the sons of the Lord your God. You shall not cut yourselves or make any baldness on your foreheads for the dead.

Numbers 6:18 ESV / 12 helpful votes

And the Nazirite shall shave his consecrated head at the entrance of the tent of meeting and shall take the hair from his consecrated head and put it on the fire that is under the sacrifice of the peace offering.

Judges 13:5 ESV / 10 helpful votes

For behold, you shall conceive and bear a son. No razor shall come upon his head, for the child shall be a Nazirite to God from the womb, and he shall begin to save Israel from the hand of the Philistines.”

Job 1:20 ESV / 8 helpful votes

Then Job arose and tore his robe and shaved his head and fell on the ground and worshiped.

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