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Exodus 20:1 (show verse)

And God spoke all these words, saying,

Exodus 20:2 (show verse)

"I [am] Yahweh, your God, who brought you out from the land of Egypt, from the house of slaves.

Exodus 20:3 (show verse)

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

Exodus 20:4 (show verse)

"You shall not make for yourself a divine image [with] any form that [is] in the heavens above or that [is] in the earth below or that [is] in the water below the earth.

Exodus 20:5 (show verse)

You will not bow down to them, and you will not serve them, because I [am] Yahweh your God, a jealous God, punishing [the] guilt of [the] parents on the children on [the] third and on [the] fourth [generations] of those hating me,

Exodus 20:6 (show verse)

and showing loyal love to thousands [of generations] of those loving me and of those keeping my commandments.

Exodus 20:7 (show verse)

"You shall not {misuse the name of Yahweh your God}, because Yahweh will not leave unpunished [anyone] who {misuses his name}.

Exodus 20:8 (show verse)

"Remember the day of the Sabbath, to consecrate it.

Exodus 20:9 (show verse)

Six days you will work, and you will do all your work.

Exodus 20:10 (show verse)

But the seventh day [is] a Sabbath for Yahweh your God; you will not do any work--you or your son or your daughter, your male slave or your female slave, or your animal, or your alien who [is] in your gates--

Exodus 20:11 (show verse)

because [in] six days Yahweh made the heavens and the earth, the sea and all that [is] in them, and on the seventh day he rested. Therefore Yahweh blessed the seventh day and consecrated it.

Exodus 20:12 (show verse)

"Honor your father and your mother, so that your days can be long on the land that Yahweh your God [is] giving you.

Exodus 20:13 (show verse)

"You shall not murder.

Exodus 20:14 (show verse)

"You shall not commit adultery.

Exodus 20:15 (show verse)

"You shall not steal.

Exodus 20:16 (show verse)

"You shall not testify against your neighbor [with] a false witness.

Exodus 20:17 (show verse)

"You shall not covet the house of your neighbor; you will not covet the wife of your neighbor or his male servant or his female servant or his ox or his donkey or anything that [is] your neighbor's."

Exodus 20:18 (show verse)

And all the people [were] seeing the thunder and the lightning and the sound of the ram's horn and the mountain smoking, and the people saw, and they trembled, and they stood at a distance.

Exodus 20:19 (show verse)

And they said to Moses, "You speak with us, and we will listen, but let not God speak with us, lest we die."

Exodus 20:20 (show verse)

And Moses said to the people, "Do not be afraid. God has come to test you so that his fear will be before you so that you do not sin."

Exodus 20:21 (show verse)

And the people stood at a distance, and Moses approached the very thick cloud where God was.

Exodus 20:22 (show verse)

And Yahweh said to Moses, "Thus you will say to the {Israelites}, 'You yourselves have seen that I have spoken to you from the heavens.
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Exodus 20:23 (show verse)

You will not make alongside me gods of silver, and gods of gold you will not make for yourselves.

Exodus 20:24 (show verse)

An altar of earth you will make for me, and you will sacrifice on it your burnt offerings and your fellowship offerings, your sheep and your cattle. In every place where I cause my name to be remembered, I will come to you, and I will bless you.

Exodus 20:25 (show verse)

And if you make an altar of stones for me, you will not build them [as] hewn stone, because if you use your chisel on it, you have defiled it.

Exodus 20:26 (show verse)

You will not go up with steps onto my altar, that your nakedness not be exposed on it.'