Oath

-(A solemn qualification) -Used in solemnizing covenants .Between Abraham and the king of Sodom

Genesis 14:22, 23 .Between Abraham and Abimelech Genesis 21 :22, 23 .Between Isaac and Abimelech

Genesis 26:26-29, 31

-Abraham requires oath of his servant Eliezer Genesis 24:2, 3, 9

-Esau confirms the sale of his birthright by Genesis 25:33

-Jacob confirms the covenant between him and Laban by Genesis 3 1 :53

-Requires Joseph to swear that he would bury him with his forefathers Genesis 47:28-3 1

-Joseph requires a similar oath Genesis 50:25

-Rahab requires an oath from the spies Joshua 2: 12-14; 6:22

-The Israelites confirm the covenant with the Hivites Joshua 9:3-20

-Moses covenants with Caleb by Joshua 14:9

-The elders of Gilead confirm their pledge to Jephthah by Judges 11:10

-The Israelites swear in Mizpeh Judges 21:5

-Ruth swears to Naomi Ru 1:17

-Boaz swears to Ruth Ru 3 : 1 3

-Saul swears to Jonathan 1 Samuel 19:6

-Jonathan and David confirm a covenant by 1 Samuel 20:3, 13-17

-David swears to Saul 1 Samuel 24:21, 22; 2 Samuel 21 :7

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-Saul swears to the witch of En-dor 1 Samuel 28:10

-David swears not to eat until the sun goes down 2 Samuel 3:35

-Joab confirms his word by 2 Samuel 19:7

-David swears to Bath-sheba that Solomon will be king 1 Kings 1 :28, 29

-Solomon confirms his word by 1 Kings 2:23

-So does Shimei 1 Kings 2:42

-Elisha seals his vow to follow Elijah by 2 Kings 2:2

-King of Samaria confirms his word with an 2 Kings 6:31

-Gehazi confirms his lie by 2 Kings 5:20

-Jehoida requires an oath from the rulers 2 Kings 11:4

-Zedekiah violates 2 Chronicles 36:13

-Ezra requires, of the Priests and Levites Ezra 10:5, 19

-So does Nehemiah Nehemiah 5:12, 13

-Zedekiah swears to Jeremiah Jeremiah 38:16

-Gedaliah confirms his word by Jeremiah 40:9

-Peter confirms his denial of Jesus by Mark 14:71

-ATTRIBUTED TO Genesis 22:16; Psalm 89:35; 95:11; 105:9; 132:11; Isaiah 14:24; 45:23;

Jeremiah 11:5; 22:5; 49:13; 51:14; Luke 1:73; Hebrews 3:11, 18; 4:3; 6:13, 14, 17; 7:21, 28; Revelation

10:6

-UNCLASSIFIED SCRIPTURES RELATING TO Exodus 20:7; 22:10, 11; 23:1; Leviticus 6:2-5; 19:12;

Numbers 5:19-24; Deuteronomy 5:11; 6:13; 10:20; Psalm 15:1, 1 Kings 8:31, 32; 2, 4; Ecclesiastes 8:2;

Isaiah 48:1; Jeremiah 4:2; 5:2, 7; 7:8, 9; 12:16; Daniel 9:11; 12:7; Hosea4:15; Matthew 5:33-37; 14:3-12;

23:18-22; 26:63; Mark 6:26; Acts 23:12-14; 2 Corinthians 1:23; Galatians 1:20; Hebrews 6:16; James 5:12;

Revelation 10:5, 6

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