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
Because you have obeyed me, all the nations of the earth will pronounce blessings on one another using the name of your descendants.'"
Psalm 72:17
May his fame endure! May his dynasty last as long as the sun remains in the sky! May they use his name when they formulate their blessings! May all nations consider him to be favored by God!
Isaiah 65:16
Whoever pronounces a blessing in the earth will do so in the name of the faithful God; whoever makes an oath in the earth will do so in the name of the faithful God. For past problems will be forgotten; I will no longer think about them.
Galatians 3:8
And the scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, proclaimed the gospel to Abraham ahead of time, saying, "All the nations will be blessed in you."

General references

Deuteronomy 5:11
You must not make use of the name of the Lord your God for worthless purposes, for the Lord will not exonerate anyone who abuses his name that way.
Deuteronomy 32:40
For I raise up my hand to heaven, and say, 'As surely as I live forever,
Zechariah 8:22
Many peoples and powerful nations will come to Jerusalem to seek the Lord who rules over all and to ask his favor.
1 Corinthians 1:31
so that, as it is written, "Let the one who boasts, boast in the Lord."
2 Corinthians 10:17
But the one who boasts must boast in the Lord.

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