1st commandment

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==In United States law==
 
==In United States law==
*The 1st commandment is not a part of U.S. law or customs. Laws in the U.S. specifically state that any such requirement cannot be made into law.  
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*The 1st commandment is not a part of U.S. law or customs. The [[First Amendment]] to the U.S. Constitution specifically states that any such requirement cannot be made into law.
  
 
[[Category:Commandments]]
 
[[Category:Commandments]]

Revision as of 04:38, 12 December 2009

Ten Commandments
1st 6th
2nd 7th
3rd 8th
4th 9th
5th 10th

Exodus 20:1-3 Bible-icon.png:

1 And God spake all these words, saying,

2 I am the LORD thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.

3 Thou shalt have no other gods before me.

Deuteronomy 5:6-7 Bible-icon.png:

6 I am the LORD thy God, which brought thee out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.

7 Thou shalt have none other gods before me.

Exodus 34:12-13 Bible-icon.png:

12 Take heed to thyself, lest thou make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land whither thou goest, lest it be for a snare in the midst of thee:

13 But ye shall destroy their altars, break their images, and cut down their groves:


Counter-apologetics

  • What other gods? We are constantly told that there is one god and this god is clearly telling us to not accept any other gods, at least not before him.
  • In Exodus, God also hardened the heart of the pharaoh on several occasions prolonging their 'house of bondage' and having them chased unnecessarily.

In United States law

  • The 1st commandment is not a part of U.S. law or customs. The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution specifically states that any such requirement cannot be made into law.
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