Exodus 20:14

“Thou shalt not commit adultery.”

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Other Translations

Thou shalt not commit adultery.
- King James Version

"You shall not commit adultery.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou shalt not commit adultery.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do not be false to the married relation.
- Basic English Bible

Thou shalt not commit adultery.
- Darby Bible

Thou shalt not commit adultery.
- Webster's Bible

You shall not commit adultery.
- World English Bible

`Thou dost not commit adultery.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(20:13) Thou shalt not commit adultery.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 20:14


20:14 Thou shalt not commit adultery - This commandment forbids all acts of uncleanness, with all those desires, which produce those acts and war against the soul.


Discussion for Exodus 20

  • James Peter Fisher
    The ten commandments is without a doubt the word of god that became flesh and dwelt among us our perfect righteoussness
  • Brad Watson, Miami
    The 4th Commandment is "Keep the 7th day holy". This is a BIG example of GOD 7 4 Theory. Sabbath 7 letters Shabbat 7 Shabbos 7 is the seventh 7 day.
  • Bruce
    The swelling of The Belly is Kwashiorkor,The Body Retaining Water, in The Feet, Legs, Arms etc. Is Oedema. Has Nothing to do with The Bread.
  • David Conley
    My thought on this curse is a medical one. Those who have been seriously deprived of protein will lose much weight. Then when followed with water and carbohydrates (the bread) causes swelling of the abdomen, as witnessed by seeing starving children in Africa. Again this is based merely on my medical education, NOT on a vast knowledge of Bible curses.
  • Kory Murray
    This is God's truth. The way to peace.It is good to read the bible for all aspects of our lives. The Holy Spirit will guide us into all truth. If there are any problems in our lives, we need to think if a godly way to correct them. It is all written in the scriptures. Which one of us by worrying can add one cubic to our stature? Remember to pray like Jesus taught " in this manner".There is a order
  • BSP
    Verse 5~Jehovah God requires exclusive devotion. We must give him our whole-hearted devotion and worship.

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