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Joshua 7:6 New King James Version (NKJV)

Then Joshua tore his clothes, and fell to the earth on his face before the ark of the Lord until evening, he and the elders of Israel; and they put dust on their heads.

New King James Version (NKJV)

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Joshua 7:6 New International Version (NIV)

Then Joshua tore his clothes and fell facedown to the ground before the ark of the Lord, remaining there till evening. The elders of Israel did the same, and sprinkled dust on their heads.

New International Version (NIV)

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Nehemiah 9:1 New King James Version (NKJV)

The People Confess Their Sins

Now on the twenty-fourth day of this month the children of Israel were assembled with fasting, in sackcloth, and with [a]dust on their heads.

Footnotes:

  1. Nehemiah 9:1 Lit. earth on them
New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Nehemiah 9:1 New International Version (NIV)

The Israelites Confess Their Sins

On the twenty-fourth day of the same month, the Israelites gathered together, fasting and wearing sackcloth and putting dust on their heads.

New International Version (NIV)

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Lamentations 2:10 New King James Version (NKJV)

10 The elders of the daughter of Zion
Sit on the ground and keep silence;
[a]They throw dust on their heads
And gird themselves with sackcloth.
The virgins of Jerusalem
Bow their heads to the ground.

Footnotes:

  1. Lamentations 2:10 A sign of mourning
New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Lamentations 2:10 New International Version (NIV)

10 The elders of Daughter Zion
    sit on the ground in silence;
they have sprinkled dust on their heads
    and put on sackcloth.
The young women of Jerusalem
    have bowed their heads to the ground.

New International Version (NIV)

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Ezekiel 27:30 New King James Version (NKJV)

30 They will make their voice heard because of you;
They will cry bitterly and cast dust on their heads;
They will roll about in ashes;

New King James Version (NKJV)

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Ezekiel 27:30 New International Version (NIV)

30 They will raise their voice
    and cry bitterly over you;
they will sprinkle dust on their heads
    and roll in ashes.

New International Version (NIV)

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