And God spoke all these words, saying,
References for Exodus 20:1
"I [am] Yahweh, your God, who brought you out from the land of Egypt, from the house of slaves.
"There shall be for you no other gods before me.
"You shall not make for yourself a divine image [with] any form that [is] in the heavens above or that [is] in the earth below or that [is] in the water below the earth.
You will not bow down to them, and you will not serve them, because I [am] Yahweh your God, a jealous God, punishing [the] guilt of [the] parents on the children on [the] third and on [the] fourth [generations] of those hating me,
References for Exodus 20:5
and showing loyal love to thousands [of generations] of those loving me and of those keeping my commandments.
References for Exodus 20:6