Deuteronomy 23:21-23 NIV

21 If you make a vow to the LORD your God, do not be slow to pay it, for the LORD your God will certainly demand it of you and you will be guilty of sin.

References for Deuteronomy 23:21

22 But if you refrain from making a vow, you will not be guilty.

References for Deuteronomy 23:22

23 Whatever your lips utter you must be sure to do, because you made your vow freely to the LORD your God with your own mouth.

Study tools for Deuteronomy 23:21-23

  • a 23:2 - Or "one of illegitimate birth"
  • b 23:4 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia
  • c 23:18 - Hebrew "of a dog"