Exodus 20 NIV - The Ten Commandments - And God spoke - Bible GatewayMost people acknowledge that Christians should obey most of the 10 Commandments, including those that prohibit worshipping other gods, murder, stealing, adultery and lying—just to name a few of the instructions spoken by God to the ancient Israelites from Mount Sinai. In it you shall do no work: you, nor your son, nor your daughter, nor your male servant, nor your female servant, nor your cattle, nor your stranger who is within your gates. Therefore the Lord blessed the Sabbath day and hallowed it. Are all of the 10 Commandments upheld in the New Testament? To answer this question, consider what Christ taught concerning the commandments and the following chart showing the repetition of the commandments in the New Testament. Christ consistently upheld the 10 Commandments as given in the Old Testament. No one is good but One, that is, God.
Are the 10 Commandments Upheld in the New Testament?
Although the Ten Commandments can be seen being taught throughout both the Old and New Testaments, they are written down or codified in Exodus 20 : 2 Exodus 20 : 2 2 I am the LORD your God, which have brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. You shall have no other gods before God. You shall not make or worship graven images. Remember the Sabbath day and keep it holy. Honor your father and mother. You shall not murder. You shall not commit adultery.
Sinai and were engraved on two tablets of stone. The Commandments are recorded virtually identically in Ex. The rendering in Exodus Revised Standard Version appears as follows:. You shall not make for yourself a graven image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth; you shall not bow down to them or serve them; for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children to the third and the fourth generation of those who hate me, but showing steadfast love to thousands of those who love me and keep my commandments. You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain; for the Lord will not hold him guiltless who takes his name in vain. Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.