Samson and Paul are some of the well-known Biblical characters who took Nazarite vows.
Mine isNumbers 4:30 Count all the men from thirty to fifty years of age who come to serve in the work at the Tent of Meeting.
Stacy,*snapsfingers* I'm always forgetting that Paul took a Nazarite vow. Thanks! Everyone remembers Samson, though.
Susanne,Heh. Oh, Numbers. Such a fun book. :)
St. John the Forerunner. And this is the reason why Russian Orthodox priests and monastics grow their hair long.
Alana,I didn't realize that was why they let their hair grow. Very interesting, thanks. :)