The 10 Commandments

1. You shall have no other gods before me.

  • You shall honor me over any other gods.

2. You shall not make for yourself an idol.

  • You shall only have me as an idol rather than anyone else.

3. You shall not make wrongful use of the name of the Lord your God.

  • You shall use the lord’s name the right way and never in vain.

4. Remember the sabbath day, and keep it holy.

  • You shall not forget the sabbath day, for you are to keep it holy.

5. Honour your father and your mother.

  • You shall not disrespect your mother and your father.

6. You shall not murder.

  • You shall love and respect one another

7. You shall not commit adultery.

  • You shall respect others relationships and stay true to your spouse.

8. You shall not steal.

  • You shall cherish what you already have and what you can afford.

9. You shall not bear false witness against your neighbour.

  • You shall treat others with kindness or the way you want to be treated.

10.  You shall not covet anything that belongs to your neighbour.

  • You shall be happy for others and what they have instead of being jealous.

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