Tag: lies

  • Biblical Principle #271: No False Oaths in God’s Name

    Biblical Principles List Principle God forbid Israel from swearing oaths falsely in His name. Explanation In the Law of Moses, GOD said: 12 You shall not swear by My name unjustly, nor shall you defile the name of your God: I am the Lord your God. Leviticus 19:12 OSB As we have previously established, GOD…

  • Biblical Principle #249: Israel Not to Accept Ransom for Murder

    Biblical Principles List Principle Under the Law of Moses, God told Israel not to accept a ransom for the life of a murderer who deserved to die. Explanation We have previously established the consequences that the Law of Moses prescribed for various situations involving murder. One special instruction that deserves its own Principle is not…