Ten Commandments given by God to the prophet Moses on Mount
These commandments can also be found in Deuteronomy Chapter
5, verses 621.
The Ten Commandments Exodus.20: 117
(1) And God spoke all these words, saying,
I am the LORD your God who brought you out of the land of
Egypt, out of the house of bondage. You shall have no other
gods before me.
(2) You shall not make unto you any graven
image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above,
or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water
under the earth: You shall not bow down to them, nor serve
them: for I the LORD your God am a jealous God, visiting
the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third
and fourth generation of those who hate me; And showing
mercy unto thousands of them that love me, and keep my commandments.
(3) You shall not take the name of the
LORD your God in vain; for the LORD will not hold him guiltless
who takes his name in vain.
(4) Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it
holy. Six days you shall labour, and do all your work: But
the seventh day is the Sabbath of the LORD your God: in
it you shall not do any work, not you,
nor your son, nor your daughter, nor your manservant, nor
your maidservant, nor your cattle, nor any stranger that
is within your gates: For in six days the LORD made heaven
and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested
the seventh day: therefore the
LORD blessed the Sabbath day, and hallowed it.
(5) Honour your father and your mother:
that your days may be long upon the land which the LORD
your God has given you.
(6). You shall not kill.
(7) You shall not commit adultery.
(8) You shall not steal.
(9) You shall not bear false witness against
(10) You shall not covet your neighbour's
house, you shall not covet your neighbour's wife, nor his
manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass,
nor any thing that is your