What did Jesus say about The 10 Commandments? Read the below posts to find out!
Did you know that Jesus mentioned the 10th Commandment only once? And when He did, He used the word ‘envy’ instead of the word ‘covet’? Before starting The Jesus Said Project, I did not know this interesting trivia fact.
10th Commandment: Do Not Covet
In Exodus 20:1, “…God spoke […]
The 5th Commandment was repeated frequently by Jesus when He was teaching on earth. If you had good parents, it is easy to understand and agree with this teaching. However, what if your parents were less than perfect, or even abusive? Does the teaching still hold true?
Matthew 15:3-9, […]
Jesus said that the second greatest commandment is to love your neighbor as yourself. He said this in Matthew 22:36-40 when a religious leader asked Him which is the greatest commandment in the Law. Jesus said the first and greatest commandment was to love God. The very next thing […]
Is Jesus’ teaching on the 2nd Commandment relevant in today’s world? When studying what Jesus said about the 2nd Commandment, He did not say anything specifically about graven images. His teachings focused more on the idol of money because apparently it was a problem in His day. Things haven’t […]
The 2nd Commandment is that we must not have idols. If you look up the word ‘idol’ in the dictionary, it refers to many things: images of a deity used as an object of worship, an image, icon, effigy, symbol, fetish, or totem. This might lead you to believe […]
Why do we call people on earth ‘father’ when Jesus said not to? (Of course, this does not include our biological father because God said, “Honor your father and your mother…” when He gave us the 5th Commandment in Exodus 20:12.) What about religious tradition that uses the title […]
Jesus upheld the 1st Commandment when He said, “Now this is eternal life: that they may know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.”
The One True God
In the referenced scripture, Jesus was praying to the Father just before He was arrested, sentenced […]