Obligated in the Bible (26 instances)

26 occurrences in 8 translations

'Obligated' in the Bible

But if her husband remains silent about her from day to day, then he has affirmed all her vows or obligations that she has obligated herself to fulfill. He has affirmed them because he remained silent from the day he heard her vows.

When a man is newly married, he need not go into the army nor be obligated in any way; he must be free to stay at home for a full year and bring joy to the wife he has married.

The men replied, "We'll be free from our commitment to you to which you've obligated us

I thought, 'Now the Philistines will come down on me at Gilgal and I have not sought the Lord's favor.' So I felt obligated to offer the burnt offering."

Then he obligated all who were found in Jerusalem and in Benjamin, that the inhabitants of Jerusalem would do according to the covenant of God, the God of their ancestors.

And Josiah removed all the detestable things from the whole land that belonged to the {Israelites} and obligated all who were found in Israel to serve Yahweh their God. All his days they did not turn aside from following Yahweh, the God of their ancestors.

We also obligated ourselves to contribute annually a third of a shekel for services relating to the Temple of our God

I am obligated by vows to You, God; I will make my thank offerings to You.

I did not spend my time in the company of other people, laughing and having a good time. I stayed to myself because I felt obligated to you and because I was filled with anger at what they had done.

"Woe to you, blind guides, who say, 'Whoever swears by the temple, that is nothing; but whoever swears by the gold of the temple is obligated.'

"And, 'Whoever swears by the altar, that is nothing, but whoever swears by the offering on it, he is obligated.'

but whosoever shall blaspheme against the Holy Spirit shall never have forgiveness but is obligated to eternal judgment,

Thus you also, when you have done all the {things you were ordered to do}, say, 'We are unworthy slaves; we have done what we were obligated to do.'"

Now he was obligated to release someone for them at the festival.

And now, you see, I am going to Jerusalem, bound by the [Holy] Spirit and obligated and compelled by the [convictions of my own] spirit, not knowing what will befall me there -- "

Therefore do what we tell you: We have four men who have obligated themselves with a vow.

I am obligated both to Greeks and barbarians, both to the wise and the foolish.

For the woman who is subject to a husband is obligated to the law so long as the husband lives; but if the husband dies, she is free from the law of the husband.

So then, brothers, we are not obligated to the flesh to live according to the flesh,

Yes, they were pleased, and they are indebted to them. For if the Gentiles have shared in their spiritual benefits, then they are obligated to minister to Jews in material needs.

Look! I am ready to come to you this third time. I will not burden you, for I am not seeking what is yours, but you. For children are not obligated to save up for their parents, but parents for their children.

Again I testify to every man who gets circumcised that he is obligated to keep the entire law.

For that reason he is obligated to offer sacrifices for his own sins as well as for those of the people.

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