Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie to the Holy Ghost, and to keep back part of the price of the land?
Then Peter said unto her, How is it that you have agreed together to tempt the Spirit of the Lord? behold, the feet of them who have buried your husband are at the door, and shall carry you out.
And you say, How does God know? can he judge through the dark cloud?
Yet they say, The LORD shall not see, neither shall the God of Jacob regard it.
Woe unto them that go the depths to hide their counsel from the LORD, and their works are in the dark, and they say, Who sees us? and who knows us?
Can any hide himself in secret places that I shall not see him? says the LORD. Do not I fill heaven and earth? says the LORD.
Ephraim surrounds me with lies, and the house of Israel with deceit: but Judah yet walks with God, and is faithful with the saints.
If a man vows a vow unto the LORD, or swears an oath to bind his soul with a bond; he shall not break his word, he shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth.
When you shall vow a vow unto the LORD your God, you shall not delay to pay it: for the LORD your God will surely require it of you; and it would be sin to you.
It is a snare to the man to declare something is holy, and afterward to reconsider his vows.
When you vow a vow unto God, defer not to pay it; for he has no pleasure in fools: pay that which you have vowed.
You therefore who teach another, can you not teach yourself? you that preach a man should not steal, do you steal?