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A broader look at the entire process of vowing facilitates a realization that the vower has stepped forward to initiate the interaction with the Lord, first by seeking the support of God and then by setting forth the conditions to be performed by Him to remove the cause of the vower's distress.
They do not encourage Jews to take vows or oaths to God; on the contrary, the Talmud sees vowing as regrettable, impulsive behavior, usually motivated by anger or spite.
Vowing zero-tolerance for crimes based on race, gender or sexual orientation, the Police Commission approved measures Tuesday to improve identification, investigation, prosecution and tracking of hate crimes in Los Angeles.