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What is the scripture reference for the Ten Commandments?

What is the scripture reference for the Ten Commandments?

The text of the Ten Commandments appears twice in the Hebrew Bible: at Exodus 20:2–17 and Deuteronomy 5:6–21.

Where are the 10 Commandments and what do they mean?

The Ten Commandments are a list of religious precepts that, according to passages in Exodus and Deuteronomy, were divinely revealed to Moses by Yahweh and engraved on two stone tablets. They are also called the Decalogue.

Where are 10 commandments in the Bible?

The Bible actually contains two complete sets of the Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:2-17 and Deut. 5:6-21). In addition, Leviticus 19 contains a partial set of the Ten Commandments (see verses 3-4, 11-13, 15-16, 30, 32), and Exodus 34:10-26 is sometimes considered a ritual decalogue.

Do the 10 commandments still exist?

Described as a “national treasure” of Israel, the stone was first uncovered in 1913 during excavations for a railroad station near Yavneh in Israel and is the only intact tablet version of the Commandments thought to exist.

What Bible verse mentions the Ten Commandments?

Thou shalt have no other gods before me (Exodus 20:3).

  • Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image (Exodus 20:4).
  • Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain (Exodus 20:7).
  • Remember the sabbath day,to keep it holy (Exodus 20:8).
  • What does the Bible say about the Ten Commandments?

    The Ten Commandments are the 10 basic laws that God commanded Israel to obey in the Old Testament. The laws were given to Moses by God, Himself. Moses was called of God to go up into a mountain and there God gave him these commandments so he could return and give them to the Israelites. They were written in tablets of stone by the finger of God.

    What are the 10 Commandments and their meanings?

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  • Who are the ten commandments meant for?

    The Ten Commandments were the concept unifying Judaism with Christianity. Simple enough concept: First part true religion, that is – “Worship God in Heaven” in the way God wanted to be worshiped and Second part, the Golden Rule, that is – “Treat all people on Earth” the way God wanted them treated.