Exodus 20:1-6 GNT

1 God spoke, and these were his words:
2 "I am the Lord your God who brought you out of Egypt, where you were slaves.
3 "Worship no god but me.
4 "Do not make for yourselves images of anything in heaven or on earth or in the water under the earth. 1

References for Exodus 20:4

    • 58 20:4 - 20.4, 5 Ex 34.17; Lv 19.4; 26.1; Dt 4.15-18; 27.15.
      5 Do not bow down to any idol or worship it, because I am the Lord your God and I tolerate no rivals. I bring punishment on those who hate me and on their descendants down to the third and fourth generation. 2

      References for Exodus 20:5

        • 59 20:5 - 20.5, 6 Ex 34.6, 7; Nu 14.18; Dt 7.9, 10.
          6 But I show my love to thousands of generations a of those who love me and obey my laws.

          References for Exodus 20:6

            • u 20:6 - thousands of generations; [or] thousands.