Bible: Exodus 20:18-21

20:18 All the people were seeing 1  the thundering and the lightning, and heard 2  the sound of the horn, and saw 3  the mountain smoking – and when 4  the people saw it they trembled with fear 5  and kept their distance. 6  20:19 They said to Moses, “You speak 7  to us and we will listen, but do not let God speak with us, lest we die.” 20:20 Moses said to the people, “Do not fear, for God has come to test you, 8  that the fear of him 9  may be before you so that you do not 10  sin.” 20:21 The people kept 11  their distance, but Moses drew near the thick darkness 12  where God was. 13 

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