'Binds' in the Bible
“Also if a woman makes a vow to the Lord, and binds herself by an obligation in her father’s house in her youth,
but if her father hears her vow or her pledge that she bound on herself and says nothing to her, then all her vows will stand, and every pledge that she binds on her life will stand.
"But the vow of a widow or a woman who is divorced, all that she binds on herself will stand on her.
If, while she had been living in her late or former husband's house, she makes a vow or a promise that binds her with an oath,
For He crushes but also binds up;He strikes, but His hands also heal.
“He loosens the bond of kingsAnd binds their loins with a girdle.
He binds up the waters in his thick clouds, and the cloud is not burst under them.
“Man dams up the streams from flowing [so that they do not trickle into the mine],And what is hidden he brings out to the light.
“By a great force my garment is distorted;It binds me about as the collar of my coat.
Those who have a godless heart harbor anger;even when God binds them, they do not cry for help.
But the king will rejoice in God;Everyone who swears by Him [honoring the true God, acknowledging His authority and majesty] will glory,For the mouths of those who speak lies will be stopped.
and can’t even fill the hands of the reaperor the arms of the one who binds sheaves.
He heals the brokenheartedand binds up their wounds.
Like one who binds a stone in a sling,So is he who gives honor to a fool.
He will protest on that day, saying,“I will not be a governor;For in my house there is neither bread nor clothing;You should not make me a judge and ruler of the people.”
Moreover, the light of the moon will be like the light of the sun, and the sun's light will be seven times brighter, like the light of seven full days, when the LORD binds up the bruises of his people and heals the wounds inflicted by his blow.
“Blessed (happy, fortunate) is the man who does this,And the son of man who takes hold of it,Who keeps the Sabbath without profaning it,And keeps his hand from doing any evil.”
Or how can anyone enter the strong man’s house and carry off his property, unless he first binds the strong man? And then he will plunder his house.
But no one can enter the strong man’s house and plunder his property unless he first binds the strong man, and then he will plunder his house.
diligently keeping the unity of the Spirit with the peace that binds us.
Beyond all these things put on and wrap yourselves in [unselfish] love, which is the perfect bond of unity [for everything is bound together in agreement when each one seeks the best for others].