Little Known Rutherford On Veiling
- "The keepers of the wall took away my veil from me."
Either they took away the scarf that covered her face, or her vail, or
kerchief that did cover her head, which was both an ornament (Isa.
3:23) and a sign of subjection of the wife to her husband (1 Cor.
11:7): for because (Ez. 23:25) they took away the vail from lewd
women, as a token they were harlots, whereas the vail is a sign of
Rutherford agrees the veil is a sign of modesty.
As pertains to male Jews who cover themselves; the context is
different than that of the woman. The Man is the made in the image of
God, and the woman, in a different context, is made in the image of
Women throughout this country, don veils in public and when
prophesying in Church as Paul commands. Muslims, Hindus and Jews, a
minority of Protestants, and most Traditional Catholics still wear
veils here. It is obviously considered a custom, and has not been
eradicated here, for some reason.