Gen 21:23

(NIV)
Now swear to me here before God that you will not deal falsely with me or my children or my descendants. Show to me and the country where you now reside as a foreigner the same kindness that I have shown to you.’

(ESV)
Now therefore swear to me here by God that you will not deal falsely with me or with my descendants or with my posterity, but as I have dealt kindly with you, so you will deal with me and with the land where you have sojourned.”

Gen 21:24

(NIV)
Abraham said, ‘I swear it.’

(ESV)
And Abraham said, “I will swear.”

Gen 21:31

(NIV)
So that place was called Beersheba, because the two men swore an oath there.

(ESV)
Therefore that place was called Beersheba, because there both of them swore an oath.

Gen 22:16

(NIV)
and said, ‘I swear by myself, declares the  Lord, that because you have done this and have not withheld your son, your only son,
(ESV)
and said, “By myself I have sworn, declares the  Lord, because you have done this and have not withheld your son, your only son,

Gen 24:3

(NIV)
I want you to swear by the  Lord, the God of heaven and the God of earth, that you will not get a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I am living,
(ESV)
that I may make you swear by the  Lord, the God of heaven and God of the earth, that you will not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I dwell,

Gen 24:7

(NIV)
‘The  Lord, the God of heaven, who brought me out of my father’s household and my native land and who spoke to me and promised me on oath, saying, “To your offspring I will give this land” – he will send his angel before you so that you can get a wife for my son from there.
(ESV)
The  Lord, the God of heaven, who took me from my father’s house and from the land of my kindred, and who spoke to me and swore to me, ‘To your offspring I will give this land,’ he will send his angel before you, and you shall take a wife for my son from there.

Gen 24:8

(NIV)
If the woman is unwilling to come back with you, then you will be released from this oath of mine. Only do not take my son back there.’
(ESV)
But if the woman is not willing to follow you, then you will be free from this oath of mine; only you must not take my son back there.”

Gen 24:9

(NIV)
So the servant put his hand under the thigh of his master Abraham and swore an oath to him concerning this matter.

(ESV)
So the servant put his hand under the thigh of Abraham his master and swore to him concerning this matter.

Gen 24:37

(NIV)
And my master made me swear an oath, and said, “You must not get a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, in whose land I live,
(ESV)
My master made me swear, saying, ‘You shall not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, in whose land I dwell,

Gen 24:41

(NIV)
You will be released from my oath if, when you go to my clan, they refuse to give her to you – then you will be released from my oath.’

(ESV)
Then you will be free from my oath, when you come to my clan. And if they will not give her to you, you will be free from my oath.’

Gen 25:33

(NIV)
But Jacob said, ‘Swear to me first.’ So he swore an oath to him, selling his birthright to Jacob.

(ESV)
Jacob said, “Swear to me now.” So he swore to him and sold his birthright to Jacob.

Gen 26:3

(NIV)
Stay in this land for a while, and I will be with you and will bless you. For to you and your descendants I will give all these lands and will confirm the oath I swore to your father Abraham.
(ESV)
Sojourn in this land, and I will be with you and will bless you, for to you and to your offspring I will give all these lands, and I will establish the oath that I swore to Abraham your father.

Gen 26:28

(NIV)
They answered, ‘We saw clearly that the  Lord was with you; so we said, “There ought to be a sworn agreement between us” – between us and you. Let us make a treaty with you
(ESV)
They said, “We see plainly that the  Lord has been with you. So we said, let there be a sworn pact between us, between you and us, and let us make a covenant with you,

Gen 26:31

(NIV)
Early the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they went away peacefully.

(ESV)
In the morning they rose early and exchanged oaths. And Isaac sent them on their way, and they departed from him in peace.

Gen 31:53

(NIV)
May the God of Abraham and the God of Nahor, the God of their father, judge between us.’

So Jacob took an oath in the name of the Fear of his father Isaac.
(ESV)
The God of Abraham and the God of Nahor, the God of their father, judge between us.” So Jacob swore by the Fear of his father Isaac,

Gen 47:31

(NIV)
‘Swear to me,’ he said. Then Joseph swore to him, and Israel worshipped as he leaned on the top of his staff.

(ESV)
And he said, “Swear to me”; and he swore to him. Then Israel bowed himself upon the head of his bed.

Gen 50:5

(NIV)
“My father made me swear an oath and said, ‘I am about to die; bury me in the tomb I dug for myself in the land of Canaan.’ Now let me go up and bury my father; then I will return.”’

(ESV)
‘My father made me swear, saying, “I am about to die: in my tomb that I hewed out for myself in the land of Canaan, there shall you bury me.” Now therefore, let me please go up and bury my father. Then I will return.’”

Gen 50:6

(NIV)
Pharaoh said, ‘Go up and bury your father, as he made you swear to do.’

(ESV)
And Pharaoh answered, “Go up, and bury your father, as he made you swear.”

Gen 50:24

(NIV)
Then Joseph said to his brothers, ‘I am about to die. But God will surely come to your aid and take you up out of this land to the land he promised on oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.’
(ESV)
And Joseph said to his brothers, “I am about to die, but God will visit you and bring you up out of this land to the land that he swore to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.”

Gen 50:25

(NIV)
And Joseph made the Israelites swear an oath and said, ‘God will surely come to your aid, and then you must carry my bones up from this place.’

(ESV)
Then Joseph made the sons of Israel swear, saying, “God will surely visit you, and you shall carry up my bones from here.”

Exod 13:5

(NIV)
When the  Lord brings you into the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Hivites and Jebusites – the land he swore to your ancestors to give you, a land flowing with milk and honey – you are to observe this ceremony in this month:
(ESV)
And when the  Lord brings you into the land of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, which he swore to your fathers to give you, a land flowing with milk and honey, you shall keep this service in this month.

Exod 13:11

(NIV)
‘After the  Lord brings you into the land of the Canaanites and gives it to you, as he promised on oath to you and your ancestors,
(ESV)
“When the  Lord brings you into the land of the Canaanites as he swore to you and your fathers, and shall give it to you,

Exod 13:19

(NIV)
Moses took the bones of Joseph with him because Joseph had made the Israelites swear an oath. He had said, ‘God will surely come to your aid, and then you must carry my bones up with you from this place.’

(ESV)
Moses took the bones of Joseph with him, for Joseph had made the sons of Israel solemnly swear, sayingGod will surely visit you, and you shall carry up my bones with you from here.”

Exod 22:11

(NIV)
the issue between them will be settled by the taking of an oath before the  Lord that the neighbour did not lay hands on the other person’s property. The owner is to accept this, and no restitution is required.
(ESV)
an oath by the  Lord shall be between them both to see whether or not he has put his hand to his neighbor’s property. The owner shall accept the oath, and he shall not make restitution.

Exod 32:13

(NIV)
Remember your servants Abraham, Isaac and Israel, to whom you swore by your own self: “I will make your descendants as numerous as the stars in the sky and I will give your descendants all this land I promised them, and it will be their inheritance for ever.”’
(ESV)
Remember Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, your servants, to whom you swore by your own self, and said to them, ‘I will multiply your offspring as the stars of heaven, and all this land that I have promised I will give to your offspring, and they shall inherit it forever.’”

Exod 33:1

(NIV)
Then the  Lord said to Moses, ‘Leave this place, you and the people you brought up out of Egypt, and go up to the land I promised on oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, saying, “I will give it to your descendants.”
(ESV)
The  Lord said to Moses, “Depart; go up from here, you and the people whom you have brought up out of the land of Egypt, to the land of which I swore to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, saying, ‘To your offspring I will give it.’

Lev 5:1

(NIV)
‘“If anyone sins because they do not speak up when they hear a public charge to testify regarding something they have seen or learned about, they will be held responsible.

(ESV)
“If anyone sins in that he hears a public adjuration to testify, and though he is a witness, whether he has seen or come to know the matter, yet does not speak, he shall bear his iniquity;

Lev 5:4

(NIV)
or if anyone thoughtlessly takes an oath to do anything, whether good or evil (in any matter one might carelessly swear about) even though they are unaware of it, but then they learn of it and realise their guilt –
(ESV)
or if anyone utters with his lips a rash oath to do evil or to do good, any sort of rash oath that people swear, and it is hidden from him, when he comes to know it, and he realizes his guilt in any of these;

Lev 6:3

(NIV)
or if they find lost property and lie about it, or if they swear falsely about any such sin that people may commit –
(ESV)
or has found something lost and lied about it, swearing falsely—in any of all the things that people do and sin thereby

Lev 6:5

(NIV)
or whatever it was they swore falsely about. They must make restitution in full, add a fifth of the value to it and give it all to the owner on the day they present their guilt offering.
(ESV)
or anything about which he has sworn falsely, he shall restore it in full and shall add a fifth to it, and give it to him to whom it belongs on the day he realizes his guilt.

Lev 19:12

(NIV)
‘“Do not swear falsely by my name and so profane the name of your God. I am the  Lord.

(ESV)
You shall not swear by my name falsely, and so profane the name of your God: I am the  Lord.

Num 5:19

(NIV)
Then the priest shall put the woman under oath and say to her, ‘If no other man has had sexual relations with you and you have not gone astray and become impure while married to your husband, may this bitter water that brings a curse not harm you.
(ESV)
Then the priest shall make her take an oath, saying, ‘If no man has lain with you, and if you have not turned aside to uncleanness while you were under your husband’s authority, be free from this water of bitterness that brings the curse.

Num 5:21

(NIV)
here the priest is to put the woman under this curse – ‘may the  Lord cause you to become a curse among your people when he makes your womb miscarry and your abdomen swell.
(ESV)
then’ (let the priest make the woman take the oath of the curse, and say to the woman) ‘the  Lord make you a curse and an oath among your people, when the  Lord makes your thigh fall away and your body swell.

Num 5:23

(NIV)
‘“The priest is to write these curses on a scroll and then wash them off into the bitter water.
(ESV)
“Then the priest shall write these curses in a book and wash them off into the water of bitterness.

Num 5:27

(NIV)
If she has made herself impure and been unfaithful to her husband, this will be the result: when she is made to drink the water that brings a curse and causes bitter suffering, it will enter her, her abdomen will swell and her womb will miscarry, and she will become a curse.
(ESV)
And when he has made her drink the water, then, if she has defiled herself and has broken faith with her husband, the water that brings the curse shall enter into her and cause bitter pain, and her womb shall swell, and her thigh shall fall away, and the woman shall become a curse among her people.

Num 11:12

(NIV)
Did I conceive all these people? Did I give them birth? Why do you tell me to carry them in my arms, as a nurse carries an infant, to the land you promised on oath to their ancestors?
(ESV)
Did I conceive all this people? Did I give them birth, that you should say to me, ‘Carry them in your bosom, as a nurse carries a nursing child,’ to the land that you swore to give their fathers?

Num 14:16

(NIV)
“The  Lord was not able to bring these people into the land he promised them on oath, so he slaughtered them in the wilderness.”

(ESV)
‘It is because the  Lord was not able to bring this people into the land that he swore to give to them that he has killed them in the wilderness.’

Num 14:23

(NIV)
not one of them will ever see the land I promised on oath to their ancestors. No one who has treated me with contempt will ever see it.
(ESV)
shall see the land that I swore to give to their fathers. And none of those who despised me shall see it.

Num 30:2

(NIV)
when a man makes a vow to the  Lord or takes an oath to bind himself by a pledge, he must not break his word but must do everything he said.

(ESV)
If a man vows a vow to the  Lord, or swears an oath to bind himself by a pledge, he shall not break his word. He shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth.

Num 30:10

(NIV)
‘If a woman living with her husband makes a vow or binds herself by a pledge under oath
(ESV)
And if she vowed in her husband’s house or bound herself by a pledge with an oath,

Num 30:13

(NIV)
Her husband may confirm or nullify any vow she makes or any sworn pledge to deny herself.
(ESV)
Any vow and any binding oath to afflict herself her husband may establish or her husband may make void.

Num 32:10

(NIV)
The  Lord’s anger was aroused that day and he swore this oath:
(ESV)
And the  Lord’s anger was kindled on that day, and he swore, saying,

Num 32:11

(NIV)
“Because they have not followed me wholeheartedly, not one of those who were twenty years old or more when they came up out of Egypt will see the land I promised on oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob –
(ESV)
Surely none of the men who came up out of Egypt from twenty years old and upward, shall see the land that I swore to give to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, because they have not wholly followed me,

Deut 1:8

(NIV)
See, I have given you this land. Go in and take possession of the land that the  Lord swore he would give to your fathers – to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob – and to their descendants after them.’

(ESV)
See, I have set the land before you. Go in and take possession of the land that the  Lord swore to your fathers to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give to them and to their offspring after them.’

Deut 1:34

(NIV)
When the  Lord heard what you said, he was angry and solemnly swore:
(ESV)
“And the  Lord heard your words and was angered, and he swore,

Deut 1:35

(NIV)
‘No one from this evil generation shall see the good land I swore to give your ancestors,
(ESV)
Not one of these men of this evil generation shall see the good land that I swore to give to your fathers,

Deut 2:14

(NIV)
Thirty-eight years passed from the time we left Kadesh Barnea until we crossed the Zered Valley. By then, that entire generation of fighting men had perished from the camp, as the  Lord had sworn to them.
(ESV)
And the time from our leaving Kadesh-barnea until we crossed the brook Zered was thirty-eight years, until the entire generation, that is, the men of war, had perished from the camp, as the  Lord had sworn to them.

Deut 4:21

(NIV)
The  Lord was angry with me because of you, and he solemnly swore that I would not cross the Jordan and enter the good land the  Lord your God is giving you as your inheritance.
(ESV)
Furthermore, the  Lord was angry with me because of you, and he swore that I should not cross the Jordan, and that I should not enter the good land that the  Lord your God is giving you for an inheritance.

Deut 4:31

(NIV)
For the  Lord your God is a merciful God; he will not abandon or destroy you or forget the covenant with your ancestors, which he confirmed to them by oath.

(ESV)
For the  Lord your God is a merciful God. He will not leave you or destroy you or forget the covenant with your fathers that he swore to them.

Deut 6:10

(NIV)
When the  Lord your God brings you into the land he swore to your fathers, to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, to give you – a land with large, flourishing cities you did not build,
(ESV)
“And when the  Lord your God brings you into the land that he swore to your fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give you—with great and good cities that you did not build,

Deut 6:13

(NIV)
Fear the  Lord your God, serve him only and take your oaths in his name.
(ESV)
It is the  Lord your God you shall fear. Him you shall serve and by his name you shall swear.

Deut 6:18

(NIV)
Do what is right and good in the  Lord’s sight, so that it may go well with you and you may go in and take over the good land that the  Lord promised on oath to your ancestors,
(ESV)
And you shall do what is right and good in the sight of the  Lord, that it may go well with you, and that you may go in and take possession of the good land that the  Lord swore to give to your fathers

Deut 6:23

(NIV)
But he brought us out from there to bring us in and give us the land that he promised on oath to our ancestors.
(ESV)
And he brought us out from there, that he might bring us in and give us the land that he swore to give to our fathers.

Deut 7:8

(NIV)
But it was because the  Lord loved you and kept the oath he swore to your ancestors that he brought you out with a mighty hand and redeemed you from the land of slavery, from the power of Pharaoh king of Egypt.
(ESV)
but it is because the  Lord loves you and is keeping the oath that he swore to your fathers, that the  Lord has brought you out with a mighty hand and redeemed you from the house of slavery, from the hand of Pharaoh king of Egypt.

Deut 7:12

(NIV)
If you pay attention to these laws and are careful to follow them, then the  Lord your God will keep his covenant of love with you, as he swore to your ancestors.
(ESV)
“And because you listen to these rules and keep and do them, the  Lord your God will keep with you the covenant and the steadfast love that he swore to your fathers.

Deut 7:13

(NIV)
He will love you and bless you and increase your numbers. He will bless the fruit of your womb, the crops of your land – your corn, new wine and oil – the calves of your herds and the lambs of your flocks in the land that he swore to your ancestors to give you.
(ESV)
He will love you, bless you, and multiply you. He will also bless the fruit of your womb and the fruit of your ground, your grain and your wine and your oil, the increase of your herds and the young of your flock, in the land that he swore to your fathers to give you.

Deut 8:1

(NIV)
Be careful to follow every command I am giving you today, so that you may live and increase and may enter and possess the land that the  Lord promised on oath to your ancestors.
(ESV)
“The whole commandment that I command you today you shall be careful to do, that you may live and multiply, and go in and possess the land that the  Lord swore to give to your fathers.

Deut 8:18

(NIV)
But remember the  Lord your God, for it is he who gives you the ability to produce wealth, and so confirms his covenant, which he swore to your ancestors, as it is today.

(ESV)
You shall remember the  Lord your God, for it is he who gives you power to get wealth, that he may confirm his covenant that he swore to your fathers, as it is this day.

Deut 9:5

(NIV)
It is not because of your righteousness or your integrity that you are going in to take possession of their land; but on account of the wickedness of these nations, the  Lord your God will drive them out before you, to accomplish what he swore to your fathers, to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.
(ESV)
Not because of your righteousness or the uprightness of your heart are you going in to possess their land, but because of the wickedness of these nations the  Lord your God is driving them out from before you, and that he may confirm the word that the  Lord swore to your fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.

Deut 10:11

(NIV)
‘Go,’ the  Lord said to me, ‘and lead the people on their way, so that they may enter and possess the land that I swore to their ancestors to give them.’

(ESV)
And the  Lord said to me, ‘Arise, go on your journey at the head of the people, so that they may go in and possess the land, which I swore to their fathers to give them.’

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