14 So she [a]removed her widow’s garments and (A)covered herself with a [b]veil, and wrapped herself, and sat in the gateway of [c]Enaim, which is on the road to Timnah; for she saw that Shelah had grown up, and (B)she had not been given to him as a wife. 15 When Judah saw her, he thought she was a harlot, for she had covered her face.

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 38:14 Lit removed from herself
  2. Genesis 38:14 Or shawl
  3. Genesis 38:14 In Josh 15:34, Enam

Women Instructed

Likewise, I want (A)women to adorn themselves with proper clothing, [a]modestly and discreetly, not with braided hair and gold or pearls or costly garments,

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Timothy 2:9 Lit with modesty

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