Write them on the doorposts of your houses and on your gates.
"Just as the Lord your God promised your ancestors, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, he will give you a land with large and prosperous cities which you did not build. 1
References for Deuteronomy 6:10
6.10 a Gn 12.7; b Gn 26.3; c Gn 28.13.
The houses will be full of good things which you did not put in them, and there will be wells that you did not dig, and vineyards and olive orchards that you did not plant. When the Lord brings you into this land and you have all you want to eat,
make certain that you do not forget the Lord who rescued you from Egypt, where you were slaves.
Honor the Lord your God, worship only him, and make your promises in his name alone. 2
References for Deuteronomy 6:13
6.13 Mt 4.10; Lk 4.8.
Do not worship other gods, any of the gods of the peoples around you.
If you do worship other gods, the Lord's anger will come against you like fire and will destroy you completely, because the Lord your God, who is present with you, tolerates no rivals.
"Do not put the Lord your God to the test, as you did at Massah. 3
References for Deuteronomy 6:16
6.16 a Mt 4.7; Lk 4.12; b Ex 17.1-7.
Be sure that you obey all the laws that he has given you.
Do what the Lord says is right and good, and all will go well with you. You will be able to take possession of the fertile land that the Lord promised your ancestors,
and you will drive out your enemies, as he promised.