Themes in Exodus 20

Thematic Bible: Exodus 20




Exodus 20:1 (show verse)

And God spoke all these words, saying,

Exodus 20:2 (show verse)

I am Jehovah your God, who has brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.

Exodus 20:3 (show verse)

You shall have no other gods before Me.

Exodus 20:4 (show verse)

You shall not make to yourselves any graven image, or any likeness of anything that is in the heavens above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth.

Exodus 20:5 (show verse)

You shall not bow yourself down to them, nor serve them. For I Jehovah your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the sons to the third and fourth generation of those that hate me,

Exodus 20:6 (show verse)

and showing mercy to thousands of those that love Me and keep My commandments.

Exodus 20:7 (show verse)

You shall not take the name of Jehovah your God in vain. For Jehovah will not hold him guiltless that takes His name in vain.

Exodus 20:8 (show verse)

Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.

Exodus 20:9 (show verse)

Six days you shall labor and do all your work.

Exodus 20:10 (show verse)

But the seventh day is the Sabbath of Jehovah your God. You shall not do any work, you, nor your son, nor your daughter, your manservant, nor your maidservant, nor your cattle, nor your stranger within your gates.

Exodus 20:11 (show verse)

For in six days Jehovah made the heavens and the earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested the seventh day. Therefore Jehovah blessed the Sabbath day, and sanctified it.

Exodus 20:12 (show verse)

Honor your father and your mother, so that your days may be long upon the land which Jehovah your God gives you.

Exodus 20:13 (show verse)

You shall not kill.

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 bear false witness against your neighbor.

Exodus 20:17 (show verse)

You shall not covet your neighbor's house. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor anything that is your neighbor's.

Exodus 20:18 (show verse)

And all the people saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking. And when the people saw, they trembled, and stood afar off.

Exodus 20:19 (show verse)

And they said to Moses, You speak with us, and we will hear. But let not God speak with us, lest we die.

Exodus 20:20 (show verse)

And Moses said to the people, Do not fear, for God has come to test you, and so that His fear may be before your faces, so that you may not sin.

Exodus 20:21 (show verse)

And the people stood afar off, and Moses drew near to the thick darkness where God was.

Exodus 20:22 (show verse)

And Jehovah said to Moses, So you shall say to the sons of Israel, You have seen that I have talked with you from the heavens.
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Exodus 20:23 (show verse)

You shall not make with Me gods of silver, neither shall you make to you gods of gold.

Exodus 20:24 (show verse)

You shall make an altar of earth to Me, and shall sacrifice on it your burnt offerings and your peace offerings, your sheep and your oxen. In all places where I record My name I will come to you, and I will bless you.

Exodus 20:25 (show verse)

And if you will make Me an altar of stone, you shall not build it of cut stone. For if you lift up your tool upon it, you have defiled it.

Exodus 20:26 (show verse)

And you shall not go up by steps to My altar, that your nakedness be not uncovered on it.