Exodus 20:1-7 CEB

The Ten Commandments

1 Then God spoke all these words:

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      2 I am the LORD your God who brought you out of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.
      3 You must have no other gods beforea me.

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        • ƒ 20:3 - Or <i>besides</i>
          4 Do not make an idol for yourself—no form whatsoever—of anything in the sky above or on the earth below or in the waters under the earth.
          5 Do not bow down to them or worship them, because I, the LORD your God, am a passionate God. I punish children for their parents' sins even to the third and fourth generations of those who hate me.
          6 But I am loyal and gracious to the thousandth generationb of those who love me and keep my commandments.

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            • „ 20:6 - Or <i>to thousands</i>
              7 Do not use the LORD your God's name as if it were of no significance; the LORD won't forgive anyone who uses his name that way.