Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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.

General references

Bible References


Genesis 22:15
And the agent of LORD called to Abraham a second time out of heaven,
Jeremiah 22:5
But if ye will not hear these words, I swear by myself, says LORD, that this house shall become a desolation.
Jeremiah 49:13
For I have sworn by myself, says LORD, that Bozrah shall become an astonishment, a reproach, a waste, and a curse, and all the cities thereof shall be perpetual wastes.
Amos 6:8
Lord LORD has sworn by himself, says LORD, the God of hosts: I abhor the excellency of Jacob, and hate his palaces, therefore I will deliver up the city with all that is therein.
Hebrews 6:13
For God who promised to Abraham, since he had none greater to swear by, swore by himself,

The word

Isaiah 45:19
I have not spoken in secret, in a place of the land of darkness. I did not say to the seed of Jacob, Seek ye me in vain. I, LORD, speak righteousness. I declare things that are right.
Isaiah 55:11
so shall my word be that goes forth out of my mouth. It shall not return to me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please. And it shall prosper in the thing to which I sent it.
Numbers 23:19
God is not a man, that he should lie, neither the son of man, that he should repent. Has he said, and will he not do it? Or has he spoken, and will he not make it good?

That unto

Romans 11:4
But what does the divine response say to him? I have reserved for myself seven thousand men who have not bowed a knee to Baal.
Romans 14:10
But why do thou criticize thy brother? Or also why do thou disdain thy brother? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of Christ.
Philippians 2:10
so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of the heavenly, and the earthly, and the sub-earthly,

Every tongue

Isaiah 19:18
In that day there shall be five cities in the land of Egypt that speak the language of Canaan, and swear to LORD of hosts. One shall be called The city of destruction.
Isaiah 44:3
For I will pour water upon him who is thirsty, and streams upon the dry ground. I will pour my Spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring.
Isaiah 65:16
so that he who blesses himself in the earth shall bless himself in the God of truth, and he who swears in the earth shall swear by the God of truth. Because the former troubles are forgotten, and because they are hid from my eyes.
Genesis 31:53
The God of Abraham, and the God of Nahor, the God of their father, judge between us. And Jacob swore by the fear of his father Isaac.
Deuteronomy 6:13
Thou shall fear LORD thy God, and him thou shall serve, and shall swear by his name.
2 Chronicles 15:14
And they swore to LORD with a loud voice, and with shouting, and with trumpets, and with cornets.
Nehemiah 10:29
they clung to their brothers, their ranking men, and entered into a curse, and into an oath, to walk in God's law, which was given by Moses the servant of God, and to observe and do all the commandments of LORD our Lord, and his or
Psalm 63:11
But the king shall rejoice in God. Everyone who swears by him shall glory, for the mouth of those who speak lies shall be stopped.
Psalm 132:2
how he swore to LORD, and vowed to the Mighty One of Jacob:

General references

Genesis 22:16
and said, By myself I have sworn, says LORD, because thou have done this thing, and have not withheld thy son, thine only son,
Luke 2:31
which thou prepared toward the face of all the peoples: