"Again, you have heard that the ancients were told, 'You shall not make false vows, but shall fulfill your vows to the Lord.' But I say to you, make no oath at all, either by heaven, for it is the throne of God, or by the earth, . . . Nor shall you make an oath by your head . . ." Matthew 5:33-36 NASB
Jesus gives the fourth of His contrasting statements dealing with righteousness that goes beyond action to attitude and character. The ancient law stated that vows made to the Lord were binding and must be kept.Subscribe to Read!