The ten Commandments

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Examination of conscience from Brother save yourself by Rev. James Alberione

THE FIRST COMMANDMENT

I am the LORD your God, You shall not have strange gods before me. [Ex 20:2-5]      "You shall adore the Lord your God only and him only shall you serve."[Mt 4:10]

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THE SECOND COMMANDMENT

You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain.[Ex 20:7] You have heard that it was said to the men of old, "You shall not swear falsely. . But I say to you, Do not swear at all.[Mt 5:33-34]

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THE THIRD COMMANDMENT

Remember that you keep holy the Lord's day. Six days you shall labor, and do all your work; but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the Lord your God; in it you shall not do any work.[Ex 20:8-10]

The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath; so the Son of Man is lord even of the Sabbath.[Mk 2:27-28]

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THE FOURTH COMMANDMENT

Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long in the land which the Lord your God gives you.[Ex 20:12; Deut 5:16]

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THE FIFTH COMMANDMENT

You shall not kill.[Ex 20:13; Cf. Deut 5:17]

You have heard that it was said to the men of old, "You shall not kill: and whoever kills shall be liable to judgment."

But I say to you that every one who is angry with his brother shall be liable to judgment.[Mt 5:21-22]

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THE SIXTH COMMANDMENT

You shall not commit adultery.[EX 20:14; Deut 5:18] You have heard that it was said, "You shall not commit adultery." But I say to you that every one who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart.[Mt 5:27-28]

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THE SEVENTH COMMANDMENT

You shall not steal.[EX 20:15; Deut 5:19; Mt 19:18]

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THE EIGHTH COMMANDMENT

You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.[EX 20:16; Cf. Deut 5:20]

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THE NINTH COMMANDMENT

You shall not desire your neighbor's wife [Ex 20:17]

Every one who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart.[Mt 5:28]

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THE TENTH COMMANDMENT

You shall not desire your neigbor's goods [EX 20:17; Deut 5:21]
 

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