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Ten commandments.

in plain english

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I am the Lord your God. You shall not have any strange gods before me.
 
You shall not use the name of the Lord your God without due reverence.
 
You shall keep the  rest day holy. You shall do no work on that day. You shall remember the Lord your God  on that day and make due reverence and worship.
 
Honour both parents.
 
You shall not commit murder.
 
You shall not adulterate your body with any of the senses, or anyone else's.
 
You shall not steal whatever does not belong to you.
 
You shall not lie against your neighbour.
 
You shall not want your neighbours wife.
 
You shall not want your neighbours goods.
 
"Do this and you will live."


 
written in stone