Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the men of Israel were distressed that day: for Saul had adjured the people, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth any food until evening, that I may be avenged on mine enemies. So none of the people tasted any food.
1 Samuel 14:27
But Jonathan had not heard when his father charged the people with the oath, therefore, he put forth the end of the rod that was in his hand and dipped it in a honeycomb and put his hand to his mouth, and his eyes were enlightened.
Any anathema of men which is devoted shall not be ransomed, but shall surely be put to death.
Then Israel vowed a vow unto the LORD and said, If thou wilt indeed deliver this people into my hand, then I will utterly destroy their cities.
Cursed is the man that makes any graven or molten image, an abomination unto the LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and puts it in a secret place. And all the people shall answer and say, Amen.
And the city shall be anathema unto the LORD, even it, and all the things that are in it; only Rahab, the harlot, shall live, she and all that are with her in the house because she hid the messengers that we sent.
And Jephthah vowed a vow unto the LORD and said, If thou shalt without fail deliver the sons of Ammon into my hands,
Now the men of Israel had sworn in Mizpeh, saying, None of us shall give his daughter unto those of Benjamin to wife.
The hypocrite with his mouth destroys his neighbour, but the just are delivered with wisdom.
For I give testimony that they have a zeal of God, but not according to knowledge.
1 Corinthians 16:22
If any man does not love the Lord Jesus Christ, let him be anathema. Our Lord has come.
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Praise ye the LORD for the avenging of Israel, when the people willingly offered themselves.
And it came to pass when Israel was strong that they put the Canaanites under tribute but did not utterly drive them out.
It is God that avenges me and subdues the peoples under me.
1 Samuel 14:39
For, as the LORD lives, who saves Israel, though it be in Jonathan, my son, he shall surely die. But there was not a man among all the people that answered him.