Morality: Ten Commandments
Review for the Ten Commandments
Terms in this set (17)
What are the major divisions of the Ten Commandments?
Love of God and Love of Neighbor
Which commandments call us to love God?
The first three commandments
Which commandments call us to love our neighbor?
The last seven commandments beginning with honoring your father.
What is the Great Commandment?
"You shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind. :* You shall love your neighbor as yourself. The whole law and the prophets depend on these two commandments."
I am the Lord your God: you shall not have strange gods before me.
You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain.
Remember to keep holy the Lord's day.
Honor your father and mother.
You shall not kill.
You shall not commit adultery.
You shall not steal.
You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
You shall not covet your neighbor's wife.
You shall not covet your neighbors goods.
What do the Ten Commandments summarize?
The Ten Commandments summarize the Old Law and are a clear expression of the Natural Law as revealed by God.
What was the purpose of the Ten Commandments?
The purpose of the Mosaic Law or the Ten Commandments were to set the Jewish people apart from the rest of the world and serve as a guideline for living the moral law .
How were the Ten Commandments a stepping stone ?
The Ten Commandments were a stepping stone for a higher morality to come through Jesus.