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Exodus 20:1-6 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 And God spoke all these words: 1 And God spoke all these words:
2 "I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. 2 "I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
3 "You shall have no other gods before me. 3 "You shall have no other gods before me.
4 "You shall not make for yourself an idol in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below. 4 "You shall not make for yourself an idol in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below.
5 You shall not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the fathers to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me, 5 You shall not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the fathers to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me,
6 but showing love to a thousand [ generations] of those who love me and keep my commandments. 6 but showing love to a thousand [ generations] of those who love me and keep my commandments.