Pledges

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Numbers 30:2

"If a man makes a vow to the LORD, or takes an oath to bind himself with a binding obligation, he shall not violate his word; he shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth.

Numbers 30:3-15

"Also if a woman makes a vow to the LORD, and binds herself by an obligation in her father's house in her youth, and her father hears her vow and her obligation by which she has bound herself, and her father says nothing to her, then all her vows shall stand and every obligation by which she has bound herself shall stand. "But if her father should forbid her on the day he hears of it, none of her vows or her obligations by which she has bound herself shall stand; and the LORD will forgive her because her father had forbidden her.read more.
"However, if she should marry while under her vows or the rash statement of her lips by which she has bound herself, and her husband hears of it and says nothing to her on the day he hears it, then her vows shall stand and her obligations by which she has bound herself shall stand. "But if on the day her husband hears of it, he forbids her, then he shall annul her vow which she is under and the rash statement of her lips by which she has bound herself; and the LORD will forgive her. "But the vow of a widow or of a divorced woman, everything by which she has bound herself, shall stand against her. "However, if she vowed in her husband's house, or bound herself by an obligation with an oath, and her husband heard it, but said nothing to her and did not forbid her, then all her vows shall stand and every obligation by which she bound herself shall stand. "But if her husband indeed annuls them on the day he hears them, then whatever proceeds out of her lips concerning her vows or concerning the obligation of herself shall not stand; her husband has annulled them, and the LORD will forgive her. "Every vow and every binding oath to humble herself, her husband may confirm it or her husband may annul it. "But if her husband indeed says nothing to her from day to day, then he confirms all her vows or all her obligations which are on her; he has confirmed them, because he said nothing to her on the day he heard them. "But if he indeed annuls them after he has heard them, then he shall bear her guilt."

2 Kings 23:3

The king stood by the pillar and made a covenant before the LORD, to walk after the LORD, and to keep His commandments and His testimonies and His statutes with all his heart and all his soul, to carry out the words of this covenant that were written in this book. And all the people entered into the covenant.

2 Chronicles 34:31-32

Then the king stood in his place and made a covenant before the LORD to walk after the LORD, and to keep His commandments and His testimonies and His statutes with all his heart and with all his soul, to perform the words of the covenant written in this book. Moreover, he made all who were present in Jerusalem and Benjamin to stand with him. So the inhabitants of Jerusalem did according to the covenant of God, the God of their fathers.

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1 Chronicles 29:24

All the officials, the mighty men, and also all the sons of King David pledged allegiance to King Solomon.

Ezra 10:19

They pledged to put away their wives, and being guilty, they offered a ram of the flock for their offense.

Ezekiel 17:16-18

'As I live,' declares the Lord GOD, 'Surely in the country of the king who put him on the throne, whose oath he despised and whose covenant he broke, in Babylon he shall die. 'Pharaoh with his mighty army and great company will not help him in the war, when they cast up ramps and build siege walls to cut off many lives. 'Now he despised the oath by breaking the covenant, and behold, he pledged his allegiance, yet did all these things; he shall not escape.'"

Micah 7:20

You will give truth to Jacob And unchanging love to Abraham, Which You swore to our forefathers From the days of old.

Genesis 38:17-18

He said, therefore, "I will send you a young goat from the flock." She said, moreover, "Will you give a pledge until you send it?" He said, "What pledge shall I give you?" And she said, "Your seal and your cord, and your staff that is in your hand." So he gave them to her and went in to her, and she conceived by him.

Exodus 22:26-27

"If you ever take your neighbor's cloak as a pledge, you are to return it to him before the sun sets, for that is his only covering; it is his cloak for his body. What else shall he sleep in? And it shall come about that when he cries out to Me, I will hear him, for I am gracious.

Deuteronomy 24:10-13

"When you make your neighbor a loan of any sort, you shall not enter his house to take his pledge. "You shall remain outside, and the man to whom you make the loan shall bring the pledge out to you. "If he is a poor man, you shall not sleep with his pledge.read more.
"When the sun goes down you shall surely return the pledge to him, that he may sleep in his cloak and bless you; and it will be righteousness for you before the LORD your God.

Proverbs 20:16

Take his garment when he becomes surety for a stranger; And for foreigners, hold him in pledge.

Proverbs 27:13

Take his garment when he becomes surety for a stranger; And for an adulterous woman hold him in pledge.

Job 22:4-6

"Is it because of your reverence that He reproves you, That He enters into judgment against you? "Is not your wickedness great, And your iniquities without end? "For you have taken pledges of your brothers without cause, And stripped men naked.

Job 24:2-3

"Some remove the landmarks; They seize and devour flocks. "They drive away the donkeys of the orphans; They take the widow's ox for a pledge.

Amos 2:6-8

Thus says the LORD, "For three transgressions of Israel and for four I will not revoke its punishment, Because they sell the righteous for money And the needy for a pair of sandals. "These who pant after the very dust of the earth on the head of the helpless Also turn aside the way of the humble; And a man and his father resort to the same girl In order to profane My holy name. "On garments taken as pledges they stretch out beside every altar, And in the house of their God they drink the wine of those who have been fined.

Proverbs 11:15

He who is guarantor for a stranger will surely suffer for it, But he who hates being a guarantor is secure.

Proverbs 6:1-5

My son, if you have become surety for your neighbor, Have given a pledge for a stranger, If you have been snared with the words of your mouth, Have been caught with the words of your mouth, Do this then, my son, and deliver yourself; Since you have come into the hand of your neighbor, Go, humble yourself, and importune your neighbor.read more.
Give no sleep to your eyes, Nor slumber to your eyelids; Deliver yourself like a gazelle from the hunter's hand And like a bird from the hand of the fowler.

Proverbs 17:18

A man lacking in sense pledges And becomes guarantor in the presence of his neighbor.

Proverbs 22:26-27

Do not be among those who give pledges, Among those who become guarantors for debts. If you have nothing with which to pay, Why should he take your bed from under you?

Matthew 1:18-19

Now the birth of Jesus Christ was as follows: when His mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child by the Holy Spirit. And Joseph her husband, being a righteous man and not wanting to disgrace her, planned to send her away secretly.

Exodus 22:16

"If a man seduces a virgin who is not engaged, and lies with her, he must pay a dowry for her to be his wife.

Deuteronomy 22:23-25

"If there is a girl who is a virgin engaged to a man, and another man finds her in the city and lies with her, then you shall bring them both out to the gate of that city and you shall stone them to death; the girl, because she did not cry out in the city, and the man, because he has violated his neighbor's wife. Thus you shall purge the evil from among you. "But if in the field the man finds the girl who is engaged, and the man forces her and lies with her, then only the man who lies with her shall die.

Luke 1:27

to a virgin engaged to a man whose name was Joseph, of the descendants of David; and the virgin's name was Mary.

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Job 22:6

"For you have taken pledges of your brothers without cause, And stripped men naked.

Exodus 22:26

"If you ever take your neighbor's cloak as a pledge, you are to return it to him before the sun sets,

Deuteronomy 24:6

"No one shall take a handmill or an upper millstone in pledge, for he would be taking a life in pledge.

Job 24:3

"They drive away the donkeys of the orphans; They take the widow's ox for a pledge.

Amos 2:8

"On garments taken as pledges they stretch out beside every altar, And in the house of their God they drink the wine of those who have been fined.

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Job 22:6

"For you have taken pledges of your brothers without cause, And stripped men naked.

Exodus 22:26

"If you ever take your neighbor's cloak as a pledge, you are to return it to him before the sun sets,

Deuteronomy 24:6

"No one shall take a handmill or an upper millstone in pledge, for he would be taking a life in pledge.

Job 24:3

"They drive away the donkeys of the orphans; They take the widow's ox for a pledge.

Amos 2:8

"On garments taken as pledges they stretch out beside every altar, And in the house of their God they drink the wine of those who have been fined.

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Deuteronomy 24:10-11

"When you make your neighbor a loan of any sort, you shall not enter his house to take his pledge. "You shall remain outside, and the man to whom you make the loan shall bring the pledge out to you.



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