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Exodus 20:1 (show verse)

Then God spoke all these words, saying,

Exodus 20:2 (show verse)

"I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.

Exodus 20:3 (show verse)

"You shall have no other gods before Me.

Exodus 20:4 (show verse)

"You shall not make for yourself an idol, or any likeness of what is in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the water under the earth.

Exodus 20:5 (show verse)

"You shall not worship them or serve them; for I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children, on the third and the fourth generations of those who hate Me,

Exodus 20:6 (show verse)

but showing lovingkindness to thousands, to those who love Me and keep My commandments.

Exodus 20:7 (show verse)

"You shall not take the name of the LORD your God in vain, for the LORD will not leave him unpunished who 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 a sabbath of the LORD your God; in it you shall not do any work, you or your son or your daughter, your male or your female servant or your cattle or your sojourner who stays with you.

Exodus 20:11 (show verse)

"For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day; therefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day and made it holy.

Exodus 20:12 (show verse)

"Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the LORD your God gives 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 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 or his male servant or his female servant or his ox or his donkey or anything that belongs to your neighbor."

Exodus 20:18 (show verse)

All the people perceived the thunder and the lightning flashes and the sound of the trumpet and the mountain smoking; and when the people saw it, they trembled and stood at a distance.

Exodus 20:19 (show verse)

Then they said to Moses, "Speak to us yourself and we will listen; but let not God speak to us, or we will die."

Exodus 20:20 (show verse)

Moses said to the people, "Do not be afraid; for God has come in order to test you, and in order that the fear of Him may remain with you, so that you may not sin."

Exodus 20:21 (show verse)

So the people stood at a distance, while Moses approached the thick cloud where God was.

Exodus 20:22 (show verse)

Then the LORD said to Moses, "Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, 'You yourselves have seen that I have spoken to you from heaven.
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Exodus 20:23 (show verse)

'You shall not make other gods besides Me; gods of silver or gods of gold, you shall not make for yourselves.

Exodus 20:24 (show verse)

'You shall make an altar of earth for Me, and you shall sacrifice on it your burnt offerings and your peace offerings, your sheep and your oxen; in every place where I cause My name to be remembered, I will come to you and bless you.

Exodus 20:25 (show verse)

'If you make an altar of stone for Me, you shall not build it of cut stones, for if you wield your tool on it, you will profane it.

Exodus 20:26 (show verse)

'And you shall not go up by steps to My altar, so that your nakedness will not be exposed on it.'