Bible Verses About Shoes

    Early use of  Ge 14:23
    Called sandals  Mr 6:9; Ac 12:8
    Soles of, sometimes plated with brass or iron  De 33:25
    Bound round the feet with latchets or strings  Joh 1:27; Ac 12:8
    Of ladies of distinction
      Often made of badgers' skins.  Eze 16:10
      Often highly ornamental.  Song 7:1
      Probably often adorned with tinkling ornaments.  Isa 3:18
    Loosing of, for another a degrading office  Mr 1:17; Joh 1:27
    Bearing, for another a degrading office, only performed by slaves  Mt 3:11
    The Jews
      Put on, before beginning a journey.  Ex 12:11
      Never wore, in mourning.  2Sa 15:30; Isa 20:2,3; Eze 24:17,23
      Put off, when they entered sacred places.  Ex 3:5; Jos 5:15
    Worn out by a long journey  Jos 9:5,13
    Of Israel preserved for forty years, while journeying in the wilderness  De 29:5
    Often given as bribes  Am 2:6; 8:6
    Customs connected with
      A man who refused to marry a deceased brother's wife disgraced by pulling off his shoes.  De 25:9,10
      The right of redemption resigned by a man's giving one of his shoes to the next of kin.  Ru 4:7,8
    The Apostles prohibited from taking for their journey more, than the pair they had on  Mt 10:10; Mr 6:9; Lu 10:4
      Of the preparation of the gospel.  Eph 6:15
      Of the beauty conferred on saints.  Song 7:1; Lu 15:22
      (Having blood on,) of being engaged in war and slaughter.  1Ki 2:5
      (Taken off,) of an ignominious and servile condition.  Isa 47:2; Jer 2:25
      (Thrown over a place,) of subjection.  Ps 60:8; 108:9