Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
This is the word that came unto Jeremiah from the LORD, after that the king Zedekiah had made a covenant with all the people which were at Jerusalem, to proclaim liberty unto them;
2 Kings 11:17
Jehoiada made a covenant between the LORD and the king and the people, that they should be the LORD's people; between the king also and the people.
2 Kings 23:2
The king went up to the house of the LORD, and all the men of Judah and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem with him, and the priests, and the prophets, and all the people, both small and great: and he read in their ears all the words of the book of the covenant which was found in the house of the LORD.
2 Chronicles 15:12
They entered into the covenant to seek the LORD, the God of their fathers, with all their heart and with all their soul;
2 Chronicles 23:16
Jehoiada made a covenant between himself, and all the people, and the king, that they should be the LORD's people.
2 Chronicles 29:10
Now it is in my heart to make a covenant with the LORD, the God of Israel, that his fierce anger may turn away from us.
2 Chronicles 34:30
The king went up to the house of the LORD, and all the men of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and the priests, and the Levites, and all the people, both great and small: and he read in their ears all the words of the book of the covenant that was found in the house of the LORD.
Yet for all this, we make a sure covenant, and write it; and our leaders, our Levites, and our priests, seal it."
Now those who sealed were: Nehemiah the governor, the son of Hacaliah, and Zedekiah,
"At the end of seven years you shall let go every man his brother who is a Hebrew, who has been sold to you, and has served you six years, you shall let him go free from you": but your fathers did not listen to me, neither inclined their ear.
"If you buy a Hebrew servant, he shall serve six years and in the seventh he shall go out free without paying anything.
"For six years you shall sow your land, and shall gather in its increase,
You shall make the fiftieth year holy, and proclaim liberty throughout the land to all its inhabitants. It shall be a jubilee to you; and each of you shall return to his own property, and each of you shall return to his family.
If your brother, a Hebrew man, or a Hebrew woman, is sold to you, and serves you six years; then in the seventh year you shall let him go free from you.
Then there arose a great cry of the people and of their wives against their brothers the Jews.
The Spirit of the LORD is on me; because he has anointed me to preach good news to the humble. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and an opening of the eyes to those who are bound;