Question: Can a Christian place his hand on the Bible and swear an oath of any kind? Or, raise his right hand and swear to tell the truth, in a courtroom? Or, can a Christian swear, anywhere, anytime, under any circumstances? I find a difference in the word ‘affirm’ and the word ‘swear.’ What saith…

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Text: Matthew 23:16-22   I.         In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus refers to a old and seemingly popular statement – Matthew 5:33             A.        This and the other five quotes are introduced by the phrase “You have heard it was said to those of old”                         1.         This is not the usual way that Jesus quotes from the Old…

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Question: What happens if you put your hand on the Bible and someone asks you a question to reply to and you swear to God you are telling the truth, but you don’t? Answer: Jesus stated, “Let your ‘Yes’ be ‘Yes,’ and your ‘No,’ ‘No.’ For whatever is more than these is from the evil…

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