33 "Again, 1you have heard that the ancients were told, '2YOU SHALL NOT MAKE FALSE VOWS, BUT SHALL FULFILL YOUR VOWS TO THE LORD.'

References for Matthew 5:33

    •  5:33 - Lit "it was said to the ancients"
    • ‚ 5:33 - "you" and "your" are singular here
    • ƒ 5:33 - Or "break your vows"
    • „ 5:33 - Lit "oaths"
      34 "But I say to you, 3make no oath at all, either by heaven, for it is 4the throne of God,

      References for Matthew 5:34

      35 or by the earth, for it is the 5footstool of His feet, or by Jerusalem, for it is 6THE CITY OF THE GREAT KING.

      References for Matthew 5:35

        • … 5:35 - Or "toward"
          36 "Nor shall you make an oath by your head, for you cannot * make one hair white or black.
          37 "But let your statement be, 'Yes, yes ' or 'No, no '; anything beyond these is of 7evil.

          References for Matthew 5:37