Treasury of Scripture
He rises from supper, and laid aside his garments; and took a towel, and girded himself.
laid aside. That is, his gown, or upper coat, [himatia,] with the girdle by which it was girdled close to his tunic, or inner coat; and instead of his girdle, he tied a towel about him, that he might have it in readiness to dry their feet,and that he might appear as a servant. Indeed the whole action was a servile one; and never performed by a superior to an inferior.
Luke 12:37 Blessed are those servants, whom the lord when he comes shall find watching: truly I say to you, that he shall gird himself...
Luke 17:7 But which of you, having a servant plowing or feeding cattle, will say to him by and by, when he is come from the field...
Luke 22:27 For whether is greater, he that sits at meat, or he that serves? is not he that sits at meat? but I am among you as he that serves.
2 Corinthians 8:9 For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor...
Philippians 2:6-8 Who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God...
Strong's ConcordanceHe riseth from supper, and laid aside his garments; and took a towel, and girded himself.
Topical BibleAside Cloth Clothing Garments Girded Got Laid Lay Layeth Lays Linen Meal Outer Rise Rises Riseth Robe Rose Round Supper Table Taking Threw Tied Towel Upper Waist Wrapped
John Chapter 13 Verse 4
Alphabetical: a and around aside clothing from garments girded got he Himself his laid meal off outer so supper taking the took towel up waist wrapped
NT Gospels: John 13:4 Arose from supper and laid aside his (Jhn Jo Jn)