Exodus 20:1-17 (The Ten Commandments)
And God spoke all these words: "I am the LORD your God, who brought you out
of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. "You shall have no other gods before me.
"You shall not make for yourself an idol---,You shall not bow down to them or
worship them,---"You shall not misuse the name of the LORD your God,---
"Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy. "Honor your father and your
mother,---. "You shall not murder. "You shall not commit adultery.
"You shall not steal. "You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.
"You shall not covet your neighbor's house. --- or anything that belongs to your
Seek the LORD while he may be found; call on him while he is near.
"For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways," declares the
LORD. "As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways
and my thoughts than your thoughts.
In the past God overlooked such ignorance, but now he commands all people everywhere
to repent. For he has set a day when he will judge the world with justice by the man he
"A voice of one calling in the desert, 'Prepare the way for the Lord, make straight paths for
him. Every valley shall be filled in, every mountain and hill made low. The crooked roads
shall become straight, the rough ways smooth. And all mankind will see God's salvation.'"
"The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to preach good news
to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of
sight for the blind, to release the oppressed, to proclaim the year of the Lord's
Matthew 4:4, 7,10
“It is written: 'Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes
from the mouth of God.' 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.' 'Worship the
Lord your God, and serve him only.”