Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


It is a snare to the man who devoureth that which is holy, and after vows to make inquiry.

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A snare

Proverbs 18:7
The mouth of the foolish is destruction to him, and his lips the snare of his soul.
Leviticus 5:15
When a soul shall cover transgression and sin in erring from the holy things of Jehovah; and he brought his trespass to Jehovah, a blameless ram from the sheep, by thy estimation of shekels of silver, by the shekel of the holy place, for the trespass.
Leviticus 22:10
And any stranger shall not eat the holy thing: a sojourner of the priest and a hireling shall not eat the holy thing.
Leviticus 27:30
And all the tenth of the land from the seed of the land, from the fruit of the tree, is to Jehovah: it is holy to Jehovah.
Malachi 3:8
Will man defraud God? For ye defraud me. And ye said, In what did we defraud thee? The tenths and the offerings.


Leviticus 27:9
And if cattle which they shall make an offering from them to Jehovah, all which he shall give from it to Jehovah shall be holy.
Numbers 30:2
A man when he shall vow a vow to Jehovah, or swear an oath to bind a binding upon his soul, he shall not profane his word; according to all going forth from his mouth he shall do.
Ecclesiastes 5:4
When thou shalt vow a vow to God, thou shalt not delay to repay it; for there is no desire in the foolish: repay what thou shalt vow.
Matthew 5:33
Again, ye have heard, that it was said to the ancients, Thou shalt not swear a false oath, and thou shalt. return to the Lord thine oaths.

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Ecclesiastes 5:5
Good that thou shalt not vow rather than thou shalt vow and not requite.