Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They clave to their brethren, their nobles, 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 the LORD our Lord, and his judgments and his statutes;
The Lord will certainly have compassion on Jacob; he will again choose Israel as his special people and restore them to their land. Resident foreigners will join them and unite with the family of Jacob.
When he came and saw the grace of God, he rejoiced and encouraged them all to remain true to the Lord with devoted hearts,
But some people joined him and believed. Among them were Dionysius, who was a member of the Areopagus, a woman named Damaris, and others with them.
Love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil, cling to what is good.
They replied, "We will return these things, and we will no longer demand anything from them. We will do just as you say." Then I called the priests and made the wealthy and the officials swear to do what had been promised.
So I entered a complaint with them. I called down a curse on them, and I struck some of the men and pulled out their hair. I had them swear by God saying, "You will not marry off your daughters to their sons, and you will not take any of their daughters as wives for your sons or for yourselves!
Cursed is the one who makes a carved or metal image -- something abhorrent to the Lord, the work of the craftsman -- and sets it up in a secret place.' Then all the people will say, 'Amen!'
so that you may enter by oath into the covenant the Lord your God is making with you today.
2 Chronicles 15:13
Anyone who would not seek the Lord God of Israel would be executed, whether they were young or old, male or female.
I have vowed and solemnly sworn to keep your just regulations.
When morning came, the Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink anything until they had killed Paul.
2 Kings 10:31
But Jehu did not carefully and wholeheartedly obey the law of the Lord God of Israel. He did not repudiate the sins which Jeroboam had encouraged Israel to commit.
2 Kings 23:3
The king stood by the pillar and renewed the covenant before the Lord, agreeing to follow the Lord and to obey his commandments, laws, and rules with all his heart and being, by carrying out the terms of this covenant recorded on this scroll. All the people agreed to keep the covenant.
2 Chronicles 6:16
Now, O Lord God of Israel, keep the promise you made to your servant, my father David, when you said, 'You will never fail to have a successor ruling before me on the throne of Israel, provided that your descendants watch their step and obey my law as you have done.'
2 Chronicles 34:31
The king stood by his pillar and renewed the covenant before the Lord, agreeing to follow the Lord and to obey his commandments, laws, and rules with all his heart and being, by carrying out the terms of this covenant recorded on this scroll.
Tell them that the Lord says, 'You must obey me! You must live according to the way I have instructed you in my laws.
Moses delivered to us a law, an inheritance for the assembly of Jacob.
"Remember the law of my servant Moses, to whom at Horeb I gave rules and regulations for all Israel to obey.
For the law was given through Moses, but grace and truth came about through Jesus Christ.
Hasn't Moses given you the law? Yet not one of you keeps the law! Why do you want to kill me?"
Then Moses called all the people of Israel together and said to them: "Listen, Israel, to the statutes and ordinances that I am about to deliver to you today; learn them and be careful to keep them!
so that they might keep his commands and obey his laws. Praise the Lord!
I will put my Spirit within you; I will take the initiative and you will obey my statutes and carefully observe my regulations.
You are my friends if you do what I command you.
For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all people.
For the music director, according to the gittith style; a psalm of David. O Lord, our Lord, how magnificent is your reputation throughout the earth! You reveal your majesty in the heavens above!
and all the people answered together, "All that the Lord has commanded we will do!" So Moses brought the words of the people back to the Lord.