Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For I lift up my hand to heaven, and say, I live for ever.

Bible References

General references

Genesis 14:22
But Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have raised my hand in an oath to Yahweh, God Most High, Creator of heaven and earth,
Exodus 6:8
I will bring you to the land that I swore to give to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, and I will give it to you as a possession. I am Yahweh.”
Numbers 14:28
Tell them: As surely as I live,” this is the Lord’s declaration, “I will do to you exactly as I heard you say.
Jeremiah 4:2
then you can swear, “As the Lord lives,”
in truth, in justice, and in righteousness,
then the nations will be blessed by Him
and will pride themselves in Him.
Hebrews 6:17
Because God wanted to show His unchangeable purpose even more clearly to the heirs of the promise, He guaranteed it with an oath,
Revelation 10:5
Then the angel that I had seen standing on the sea and on the land raised his right hand to heaven.

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