Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And thou shalt swear, The LORD liveth, in truth, in judgment, and in righteousness; and the nations shall bless themselves in him, and in him shall they glory.

Bible References

And the nations

Genesis 22:18
All the nations of the earth will be blessed through your offspring, because you have listened to my voice."
Psalm 72:17
May his name endure forever. May his name increase {as long as the sun shines}, and let them be blessed in him. Let all nations call him blessed.
Isaiah 65:16
Whoever blesses himself in the land shall bless himself by the God of trustworthiness, and the one who swears an oath in the land shall swear by the God of trustworthiness, because the former troubles are forgotten, and they are hidden from my eyes.
Galatians 3:8
And the scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, proclaimed the good news in advance to Abraham: "In you all the nations will be blessed."

General references

Deuteronomy 5:11
You shall not take up the name of Yahweh your God for worthless purpose, for Yahweh will not leave unpunished [anyone] who uses his name for worthless purpose.
Deuteronomy 32:40
For [indeed] I lift up my hand to heaven, And I promise {as I live forever},
Zechariah 8:22
And many peoples and powerful nations will come to seek Yahweh of hosts in Jerusalem, and to entreat {the favor of} Yahweh.'
1 Corinthians 1:31
so that, just as it is written, "The one who boasts, let him boast in the Lord."
2 Corinthians 10:17
But "the one who boasts, let him boast in the Lord."