Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then said they, We will restore them, and will require nothing of them; so will we do as thou sayest. Then I called the priests, and took an oath of them, that they should do according to this promise.
We will restore
2 Chronicles 28:14
So the armed men left the captives and the spoil before the officers and all the assembly.
Then all the assembly replied with a loud voice, “That’s right! As you have said, so it is
our duty to do.
Jesus said to him,
“If you wish to be complete, go and sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow Me.”
Zaccheus stopped and said to
the Lord, “Behold, Lord, half of my possessions I will give to the poor, and if I have defrauded anyone of anything, I will give back four times as much.”
are joining with their
kinsmen, their nobles, and are taking on themselves a curse and an oath to walk in God’s law, which was given through Moses, God’s servant, and to keep and to observe all the commandments of God our Lord, and His ordinances and His statutes;
I contended with them and cursed them and struck some of them and pulled out their hair, and made them swear by God, “You shall not give your daughters to their sons, nor take of their daughters for your sons or for yourselves.
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 hearing all the words of the book of the covenant which was found in the house of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 6:22
“If a man sins against his neighbor and is made to take an oath, and he comes and takes an oath before Your altar in this house,
2 Chronicles 15:13
and whoever would not seek the Lord God of Israel
should be put to death, whether small or great, man or woman.
Then Ezra rose and
made the leading priests, the Levites and all Israel, take oath that they would do according to this proposal; so they took the oath.
The word which came to Jeremiah from the Lord after King Zedekiah had
made a covenant with all the people who were in Jerusalem to proclaim release to them:
Jesus kept silent. And the high priest said to Him, “I adjure You by the living God, that You tell us whether You are the Christ, the Son of God.”