Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thou shalt not take the name of the LORD thy God in vain: for the LORD will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain.

Bible References

General references

Deuteronomy 6:13
Jehovah thy God shalt thou fear, and him shalt thou serve, and in his name shalt thou swear.
Exodus 20:7
Thou shalt not take the name of Jehovah thy God in vain: for Jehovah will not cleanse him who shall take his name in vain.
Leviticus 19:12
And ye shall not swear in my name for falsehood, and profane the name of thy God: I Jehovah.
Psalm 139:20
For they will say to thee for mischief; thine enemies were lifted up for vanity.
Jeremiah 4:2
And thou swearest, Jehovah lives in truth, in judgment, and in justice; and the nations were blessed in him, and in him shall they praise.
Matthew 5:33
Again, ye have heard, that it was said to the ancients, Thou shalt not swear a false oath, and thou shalt. return to the Lord thine oaths.
James 5:12
And before all things, my brethren, swear not, neither by heaven, nor by earth, nor any other oath: and let your yea be yea; and nay, nay; that ye fall not under. judgment.