133. Is it OK for men to have long hair?

Long hair on men is encouraged.

No razor shall come upon his [a Nazarite's] head. He shall be holy, and shall let the locks of the hair on his head grow. Numbers 6:5

For, lo, thou shalt conceive, and bear a son [Samson]; and no razor shall come on his head: for the child shall be a Nazarite. Judges 13:5

I will give him [Samuel] unto the Lord all the days of his life, and there shall no razor come upon his head. 1 Samuel 1:11

Long hair on men is shameful.

Doth not even nature herself teach you, that, if a man have long hair, it is a shame unto him? 1 Corinthians 11:14

Christian Responses

See also:
Is dancing a sin?
Is magic OK?
Is it wrong to steal?
Is it wrong to lie?
Is it OK to make images?
Is it wrong to have sex outside of marriage?
Is divorce ever permissible?
Is it OK for a divorced woman to remarry?
Is polygamy OK?
Is it OK to covet?
Should we hate other people?
To kill or not to kill.
To judge or not to judge.
How should nonbelievers be treated?
How should homosexuals be treated?
Is it OK to call someone a fool?
Should we let others see our good works?

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