Showing posts with label Ten Commandments. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Ten Commandments. Show all posts

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Tenth commandment


The tenth commandment that God gave to Moses is:

Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s wife, nor his man-servant, nor his maid-servant, nor his cattle, nor anything that is his.

This means do not sit and think about how much you want anything that belongs to your neighbor.
(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)



(from: wikipedia - thou shalt not covet)

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Ninth commandment


The ninth commandment that God gave to Moses is:

Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s house.

This means that if your friend or someone else has something that you would like to have,
don't sit and think about how much you want that thing, be happy with what you have.
(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)



(from: wikipedia - moses)

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Eighth Commandment


The eighth commandment that God gave to Moses is:

You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.

Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor.

(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)


(from: wikipedia - thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour)

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Seventh Commandment


The seventh commandment that God gave to Moses is:

Thou shalt not steal.

(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)



(from: wikipedia - ten commandments)

Sunday, November 4, 2012

Sixth Commandment


The sixth commandment that God gave to Moses is:

Thou shalt not commit adultery.

This means that married people need to love and be faithful to each other.

(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)


(from: wikipedia - thou shalt not commit adultery)

Monday, October 29, 2012

Fifth Commandment


The fifth commandment that God gave to Moses is:

Thou shalt not kill.

This means not to kill another person.

(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)


(from: wikipedia - thou shalt not kill)

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Fourth commandment


The fourth commandment that God gave to Moses is:

Thou shalt honor thy father and thy mother that it may be well with thee and thou mayest live long upon the earth.

This means to listen to your parents, be good to them, and don't disobey them.

(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)


(from: wikipedia - honour thy father and thy mother)

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Third Commandment

The third commandment God gave to Moses is:
Thou shalt sanctify the holy-day.

(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)
This means you should take one day out of each week, like Saturday or Sunday, to worship God.


(from: wikipedia - sabbath)

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Second commandment

The second commandment God gave to Moses is:

Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord, thy God, in vain.

(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)
This means you should not say God or Jesus unless you're talking to God or about God.
Saying things like "Oh my God" is an example of what not to do.


(from: wikipedia - ten commandments)

Sunday, September 30, 2012

First commandment

God gave Moses ten very important rules to live by, called the commandments.

The first one is:
Thou shalt have no other gods.
(from: wikisource - Luther's Small Catechism)

This means we should make God the most important thing in our lives, above anything else.