The Baptist Confession of Faith

CHAPTER 23
OF LAWFUL OATHS AND VOWS

Paragraph 3. Whosoever takes an oath warranted by the Word of God, ought duly to consider the weightiness of so solemn an act, and therein to avouch nothing but what he knows to be truth; for that by rash, false, and vain oaths, the Lord is provoked, and for them this land mourns.

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