Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Matthew 5:34 in English Standard Version "But I say to you, Do not take an oath at all, either by heaven, for it is the throne of God," Isa 66:1 Thus says the Lord: “Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool; what is the house that you would build for me, and what is the place of my rest? Mt 23:22 And whoever swears by heaven swears by the throne of God and by him who sits upon it. Ac 7:49 “‘Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool. What kind of house will you build for me, says the Lord, or what is the place of my rest? Jas 5:12 But above all, my brothers, do not swear, either by heaven or by earth or by any other oath, but let your “yes” be yes and your “no” be no, so that you may not fall under condemnation. Re 4:2 At once I was in the Spirit, and behold, a throne stood in heaven, with one seated on the throne.