I. You shall have no other gods before me.
II. 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. 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, but showing love to a thousand generations
of those who love me and keep my commandments.
III. You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your
God, for the Lord will not hold anyone guiltless who misuses his name.
IV. Observe the Sabbath day by keeping it holy, as
the Lord your God has commanded you.
V. Honor your father and your mother, as the Lord
your God has commanded you, so that you may live long and that it may
with you in the
land the Lord your God is giving you.
VI. You shall not murder.
VII. You shall not commit adultery.
VIII. You shall not steal.
IX. You shall not give false testimony against your
X. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife. You shall
not set your desire on your neighbor's house or land, his manservant
or maidservant, his
ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor.