“Accustome not thy mouth to swearing: neither vse thy selfe to the naming of the holy one.”
King James Version (KJV)
6. Let not the greedinesse of the belly, nor lust of the flesh take hold of me, and giue not ouer me thy seruant into an impudent minde. 7. Heare, O yee children, the discipline of the mouth: He that keepeth it, shall neuer be taken in his lippes. 8. The sinner shall be left in his foolishnesse: both the euill speaker and the proud shall fall thereby. 9. Accustome not thy mouth to swearing: neither vse thy selfe to the naming of the holy one. 10. For as a seruant that is continually beaten, shall not be without a blew marke: so hee that sweareth and nameth God continually, shal not be faultlesse. 11. A man that vseth much swearing shall be filled with iniquity, and the plague shall neuer depart from his house: If he shall offend, his sinne shall be vpon him: and if he acknowledge not his sinne, hee maketh a double offence, and if he sweare in vaine, he shall not be innocent, but his house shall be full of calamities. 12. There is a word that is clothed about with death: God graunt that it be not found in the heritage of Iacob, for all such things shall be farre from the godly, and they shall not wallow in their sinnes.