By COGwriter Some said Jesus did away with the ten commandments. Commandment 1 "You shall worship the LORD your God, and Him only you shall serve" (Matthew 4:10). "You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.Does the Bible really have 10 Commandments?
You shall have no other gods before Me. "You shall not make for yourself a carved image-any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth; you shall not bow down to them nor serve them. For I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity...What is the purpose of the 10 Commandments?
In contrast, the purpose of the Ten Commandments is to force people to realize that they cannot perfectly obey the Law (Romans 7:7-11), and are therefore in need of God’s mercy and grace. Despite the claims of the rich young ruler in Matthew 19:16, no one can perfectly obey the Ten Commandments (Ecclesiastes 7:20).What are the names of the 10 Commandments?
Exodus 20:1-17 lists the Ten Commandments in the following order: worship only God, worship no idols and do not misuse God's name. Keep the Sabbath holy and honor one's parents. Do not murder, commit adultery or steal. Do not bear false witness or covet one's neighbor's possessions, servants or wife.