Exodus 20:14

“Thou shalt not commit adultery.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou shalt not commit adultery.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"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

  • Sean tabb
    IRENE123: where do you get your supporting scripture or instructions to worship or "keep Sunday as the Sabbath?"
  • Librarygal143
    I am lucky to have a great dad and stepmom, who love me and are good people. I thank God for them.
  • Brother Daniel FC
    To Irene 123: Hi Irene, Good to meet you again. Worshiping God every day of the week is not only OK, it is desirable. But missing your special appointment with God on Saturday Sabbath, My holy day, as He calls it, is not OK. Isa. 58:13. I can tell you for sure; God never changed His Sabbath, from the Creation: But, people did, and that’s not right. Jesus observed His Sabbath: Let's follow Him!
  • Brother Daniel FC
    There are only a few cases in the Bible when God writes with His own finger messages , to communicate with man i.e. To us: The Ten Commandments, to Belshazzar, Dan. 5:25, and to the people that brought the woman caught in adultery Jn. 8. In every instance the addressee s was terrified and listened. Today, we dare mock God when He says If you love me keep my commandments Jn. 14:15 What shame!
  • Cephas
    O sing unto the LORD a new song for he hath done marvellous things: his right hand, and his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory. Saying, Amen: Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.
  • BSP
    This is a divine commandment from God and if more would obey this commandment, they would receive his blessing.

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