Parallel Verses

NET Bible

"You shall have no other gods before me.

New American Standard Bible

You shall have no other gods before Me.

King James Version

Thou shalt have no other gods before me.

Holman Bible

Do not have other gods besides Me.

International Standard Version

You are to have no other gods as a substitute for me.

A Conservative Version

Thou shall have no other gods before me.

American Standard Version

Thou shalt have no other gods before me.


“You shall have no other gods before Me.

Bible in Basic English

You are to have no other gods but me.

Darby Translation

Thou shalt have no other gods before me.

Julia Smith Translation

There shall be no other God to thee to my face.

King James 2000

You shall have no other gods before me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"There shall be for you no other gods before me.

Modern King James verseion

You shall have no other gods before Me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou shalt have none other gods in my sight.

New Heart English Bible

You shall have no other gods before me.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou shalt not have other gods besides me.


Thou shalt have no other gods before me.

World English Bible

"You shall have no other gods before me.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Thou hast no other Gods before Me.


Root Form
Usage: 166

Usage: 2600


Devotionals about Exodus 20:3

Word Count of 20 Translations in Exodus 20:3

Images Exodus 20:3

Prayers for Exodus 20:3

Context Readings

The Ten Commandments

2 "I, the Lord, am your God, who brought you from the land of Egypt, from the house of slavery. 3 "You shall have no other gods before me. 4 "You shall not make for yourself a carved image or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above or that is on the earth beneath or that is in the water below.

Cross References

Deuteronomy 6:14

You must not go after other gods, those of the surrounding peoples,

Jeremiah 25:6

Do not pay allegiance to other gods and worship and serve them. Do not make me angry by the things that you do. Then I will not cause you any harm.'

Jeremiah 35:15

I sent all my servants the prophets to warn you over and over again. They said, "Every one of you, stop doing the evil things you have been doing and do what is right. Do not pay allegiance to other gods and worship them. Then you can continue to live in this land that I gave to you and your ancestors." But you did not pay any attention or listen to me.

Deuteronomy 5:7

You must not have any other gods besides me.

Exodus 15:11

Who is like you, O Lord, among the gods? Who is like you? -- majestic in holiness, fearful in praises, working wonders?

Deuteronomy 6:5

You must love the Lord your God with your whole mind, your whole being, and all your strength.

Psalm 81:9

There must be no other god among you. You must not worship a foreign god.

Exodus 20:23

You must not make gods of silver alongside me, nor make gods of gold for yourselves.

Joshua 24:18-24

The Lord drove out from before us all the nations, including the Amorites who lived in the land. So we too will worship the Lord, for he is our God!"

2 Kings 17:29-35

But each of these nations made its own gods and put them in the shrines on the high places that the people of Samaria had made. Each nation did this in the cities where they lived.

Psalm 29:2

Acknowledge the majesty of the Lord's reputation! Worship the Lord in holy attire!

Psalm 73:25

Whom do I have in heaven but you? I desire no one but you on earth.

Isaiah 26:4

Trust in the Lord from this time forward, even in Yah, the Lord, an enduring protector!

Isaiah 43:10

You are my witnesses," says the Lord, "my servant whom I have chosen, so that you may consider and believe in me, and understand that I am he. No god was formed before me, and none will outlive me.

Isaiah 44:8

Don't panic! Don't be afraid! Did I not tell you beforehand and decree it? You are my witnesses! Is there any God but me? There is no other sheltering rock; I know of none.

Isaiah 45:21-22

Tell me! Present the evidence! Let them consult with one another! Who predicted this in the past? Who announced it beforehand? Was it not I, the Lord? I have no peer, there is no God but me, a God who vindicates and delivers; there is none but me.

Isaiah 46:9

Remember what I accomplished in antiquity! Truly I am God, I have no peer; I am God, and there is none like me,

Matthew 4:10

Then Jesus said to him, "Go away, Satan! For it is written: 'You are to worship the Lord your God and serve only him.'"

1 Corinthians 8:4

With regard then to eating food sacrificed to idols, we know that "an idol in this world is nothing," and that "there is no God but one."

1 Corinthians 8:6

yet for us there is one God, the Father, from whom are all things and for whom we live, and one Lord, Jesus Christ, through whom are all things and through whom we live.

Ephesians 5:5

For you can be confident of this one thing: that no person who is immoral, impure, or greedy (such a person is an idolater) has any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God.

Philippians 3:19

Their end is destruction, their god is the belly, they exult in their shame, and they think about earthly things.

Colossians 2:18

Let no one who delights in humility and the worship of angels pass judgment on you. That person goes on at great lengths about what he has supposedly seen, but he is puffed up with empty notions by his fleshly mind.

1 John 5:20-21

And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us insight to know him who is true, and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. This one is the true God and eternal life.

Revelation 19:10

So I threw myself down at his feet to worship him, but he said, "Do not do this! I am only a fellow servant with you and your brothers who hold to the testimony about Jesus. Worship God, for the testimony about Jesus is the spirit of prophecy."

Revelation 22:9

But he said to me, "Do not do this! I am a fellow servant with you and with your brothers the prophets, and with those who obey the words of this book. Worship God!"

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