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The 10 Commandments List | What are the Ten Commandments in the Bible?

 

The 10 Commandments List | What are the Ten Commandments in the Bible?

The Old Testament, contains 613 commands given by God for His people to follow. These commands or laws cover three categories: Civil Laws, Ceremonial Laws, and Moral Laws.  Let’s focus on 10 Commandments, also known as the Decalogue, or the Moral Laws.

The 10 commandments list were given by God, to Moses, to be followed by the Nation of Israel. The entire list is found in two places, Exodus 20:1–17 & Deuteronomy 5:6–21. It’s also worth mentioning, all of the Ten Commandments are repeated in the New Testament, with the exception of the 4th commandment.

The 10 Commandments list can be divided into two parts. Commandments 1-4, focus on man’s relationship with God, and commandments 5-10, focus on man’s relationship with others.

The First Commandment is (Exodus 20:3),

“You shall have no other God’s before me.”

Meaning, worship the one true God, only.

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