Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then said she, I pray thee, let the king remember the LORD thy God, that thou wouldest not suffer the revengers of blood to destroy any more, lest they destroy my son. And he said, As the LORD liveth, there shall not one hair of thy son fall to the earth.
Let the king
Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have
sworn to the Lord God Most High, possessor of heaven and earth,
Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had
charge of all that he owned, “ Please place your hand under my thigh,
If you mistreat my daughters, or if you take wives besides my daughters, although no man is with us, see,
God is witness between you and me.”
1 Samuel 20:42
Jonathan said to David, “
Go in safety, inasmuch as we have sworn to each other in the name of the Lord, saying, ‘ The Lord will be between me and you, and between my descendants and your descendants forever.’” Then he rose and departed, while Jonathan went into the city.
The blood avenger himself shall put the murderer to death; he shall put him to death when he meets him.
Now this is the case of the manslayer who may flee there and live: when he kills his friend unintentionally, not hating him previously—
that the manslayer who
kills any person unintentionally, without premeditation, may flee there, and they shall become your refuge from the avenger of blood.
As the lord
1 Samuel 14:45
But the people said to Saul, “Must Jonathan die, who has
brought about this great deliverance in Israel? Far from it! As the Lord lives, not one hair of his head shall fall to the ground, for he has worked with God this day.” So the people rescued Jonathan and he did not die.
1 Samuel 28:10
Saul vowed to her by the Lord, saying, “As the Lord lives, no punishment shall come upon you for this thing.”
And you will swear, ‘As the Lord lives,’ In truth, in justice and in righteousness;
nations will bless themselves in Him,
in Him they will glory.”
Not one hair
1 Kings 1:52
Solomon said, “If he is a worthy man,
not one of his hairs will fall to the ground; but if wickedness is found in him, he will die.”
But the very hairs of your head are all numbered.
Therefore I encourage you to take some food, for this is for your preservation, for
not a hair from the head of any of you will perish.”