17 Wherein God, willing more abundantly to shew unto vthe heirs of xpromise wthe immutability of his counsel, †confirmed it by xan oath: 18 That by xtwo wimmutable things, in which it was yimpossible for God to lie, we might have a strong consolation, who have fled for refuge to lay hold upon mthe hope zset before us:
So ch. 11:9.
Gr. interposed himself by an oath.
So Tit. 1:2.
See ch. 3:6.