Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For when God made promise to Abraham, because he could swear by no greater, he sware by himself,

Bible References

He sware

Hebrews 6:16
For men verily swear by the greater, and an oath for confirmation is to them an end of all controversy.
Genesis 22:15
And the angel of the LORD called unto Abraham out of heaven the second time
Ezekiel 32:13
I will also destroy all the beasts thereof from upon the many waters; neither shall the foot of man, nor the hoofs of beasts foul them any more.
Psalm 105:9
which covenant he made with Abraham and his oath unto Isaac
Isaiah 45:23
I have sworn by myself; the word is gone out of my mouth in righteousness and shall not return, That unto me every knee shall bow; every tongue shall swear.
Jeremiah 22:5
But if ye will not hear these words, I swear by myself, said the LORD, that this house shall become a desolation.
Jeremiah 49:13
For I have sworn by myself, said the LORD, that Bozrah shall become a desolation, a reproach, a waste, and a curse; and all its cities shall be perpetual wastes.
Micah 7:20
Thou wilt perform the truth to Jacob and the mercy to Abraham, which thou hast sworn unto our fathers from the times of old.
Luke 1:73
of the oath which he made to our father Abraham,

General references

Genesis 22:16
and said, By myself I have sworn, said the LORD, for because thou hast done this thing and hast not withheld thy son, thine only son;
Micah 7:20
Thou wilt perform the truth to Jacob and the mercy to Abraham, which thou hast sworn unto our fathers from the times of old.
Revelation 10:6
and swore by him that lives for ever and ever, who created the heaven and the things that are therein, and the earth, and the things that are therein, and the sea and the things which are therein, that there should be time no longer;