Deuteronomy 32:40
Good News Translation
As surely as I am the living God, I raise my hand and I vow

Contemporary English Version
"I make this solemn promise: Just as I live forever,

Douay-Rheims Bible
I will lift up my hand to heaven, and I will say: I live for ever.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

I will lift up my hand to heaven, and I will say: I live for ever.

Genesis 14:22 And he answered him: I lift up my hand to the Lord God the most high, the possessor of heaven and earth,

Exodus 6:8 And brought you into the land, concerning which I lifted up my hand to give it to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob: and I will give it you to possess: I am the Lord.

Numbers 14:28-30 Say therefore to them: As I live, saith the Lord: According as you have spoken in my hearing, so will I do to you. . . .

Jeremiah 4:2 And thou shalt swear: As the Lord liveth, in truth, and in judgment, and in justice: and the Gentiles shall bless him, and shall praise him.

Hebrews 6:17,18 Wherein God, meaning more abundantly to shew to the heirs of the promise the immutability of his counsel, interposed an oath: . . .

Revelation 10:5,6 And the angel whom I saw standing upon the sea and upon the earth lifted up his hand to heaven. . . .

Context
The Song of Moses
39See ye that I alone am, and there is no other God besides me: I will kill and I will make to live: I will strike, and I will heal, and there is none that can deliver out of my hand. 40I will lift up my hand to heaven, and I will say: I live for ever.41If I shall whet my sword as the lightning, and my hand take hold on judgment: I will render vengeance to my enemies, and repay them that hate me.…
Cross References
Revelation 4:9
And when those living creatures gave glory and honour and benediction to him that sitteth on the throne, who liveth for ever and ever:

Revelation 4:10
The four and twenty ancients fell down before him that sitteth on the throne and adored him that liveth for ever and ever and cast their crowns before the throne, saying:

Revelation 10:5
And the angel whom I saw standing upon the sea and upon the earth lifted up his hand to heaven.

Genesis 21:33
And Abimelech and Phicol, the general of his army, arose and returned to the land of the Palestines. But Abraham planted a grove in Bersabee, and there called upon the name of the Lord God eternal.

Numbers 14:21
As I live: and the whole earth shall be filled with the glory of the Lord.

Psalm 144:8
Whose mouth hath spoken vanity: and their right hand is the right hand of iniquity.

Psalm 144:11
Deliver me, And rescue me out of the hand of strange children; whose mouth hath spoken vanity: and their right hand is the right hand of iniquity:

Jeremiah 44:26
Therefore hear ye the word of the Lord, all Juda, you that dwell in the land of Egypt: Behold I have sworn by my great name, saith the Lord: that my name shall no more be named in the mouth of any man of Juda, in the land of Egypt, saying: The Lord God liveth.

Ezekiel 20:5
And say to them: Thus saith the Lord God: In the day when I chose Israel, and lifted up my hand for the race of the house of Jacob: and appeared to them in the land of Egypt, and lifted up my hand for them, saying: I am the Lord your God:

Ezekiel 20:6
In that day I lifted up my hand for them to bring them out of the land of Egypt, into a land which I had provided for them, flowing with milk and honey, which excelled amongst all lands.

Ezekiel 21:4
And forasmuch as I have cut off in thee the just and the wicked, therefore shall my sword go forth out of its sheath against all flesh, from the south even to the north.

Ezekiel 21:5
That all flesh may know that I the Lord have drawn my sword out of its sheath not to be turned back.

Additional Translations
For I lift up My hand to heaven and declare: As surely as I live forever,For I lift up my hand to heaven, and say, I live for ever.

For I lift up my hand to heaven, And say, As I live for ever,

For I will lift up my hand to heaven, and swear by my right hand, and I will say, I live for ever.

For I lift up my hand to the heavens, and say, I live for ever!

For I lift up my hand to heaven, And say, As I live for ever,

For I lift up my hand to heaven, and say, I live for ever.

For I lift up my hand to heaven, And say, As I live forever,

For I lift up unto the heavens My hand, And have said, I live -- to the age!
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