“let your yes be yes and your no be no”

JAMES 5:12

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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This verse says not to swear or use curse words. Instead speak straight and directly so you don't get into trouble.

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But above all things, my brethren, swear not, neither by heaven, neither by the earth, neither by any other oath: but let your yea be yea; and your nay, nay; lest ye fall into condemnation.

— James 5:12

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