Tag Archive: Ten Commandments

Dec 31

Tim Challies – The Commandment We Forgot

It is a commandment of God. It is a commandment with promise, with divine blessings attached to it. It is a commandment positioned in a place of special honor and significance. It is a commandment pertaining to the whole life of every human being. It is a commandment with application to the home, church, and …

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Jul 23

Matthew Henry – What is Required in the First Commandment?

Q. 46. What is required in the first commandment? A. The first commandment requires us to know and acknowledge God to be the only true God, and our God, and to worship and glorify him accordingly. 1. Does that which forbids us to have any other gods, require us to have the true God? Yes: …

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Jul 06

Iain Campbell – What Does it Mean to Take the Lord’s Name in Vain?

The ethic of Jesus is the ethic of the Ten Commandments. He taught His people to live by that rule, and He did so Himself. He is the very embodiment of obedience to God; nowhere are the Ten Commandments personified and manifested in their fullness as they are in the life of Jesus. As the …

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Nov 09

Thomas Watson – The Ten Commandments

1. INTRODUCTION 1.1 Obedience ‘Take heed, and hearken, O Israel; this day thou art become the people of the Lord thy God. Thou shalt therefore obey the voice of the Lord thy God, and do his commandments.’ Deut 27: 9, 10. What is the duty which God requireth of man? Obedience to his revealed will. …

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