20:2 “I, 1 the Lord, am your God, 2 who brought you 3 from the land of Egypt, from the house of slavery. 4
20:3 “You shall have no 5 other gods before me. 6
20:4 “You shall not make for yourself a carved image 7 or any likeness 8 of anything 9 that is in heaven above or that is on the earth beneath or that is in the water below. 10 20:5 You shall not bow down to them or serve them, 11 for I, the Lord, your God, am a jealous 12 God, responding to 13 the transgression of fathers by dealing with children to the third and fourth generations 14 of those who reject me, 15 20:6 and showing covenant faithfulness 16 to a thousand generations 17 of those who love me and keep my commandments.