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Exodus 20:12-17

12 Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long in the land that the Lord your God is giving you.

13 You shall not murder. [1]

14 You shall not commit adultery.

15 You shall not steal.

16 You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

17 You shall not covet your neighbor's house; you shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his male servant, or his female servant, or his ox, or his donkey, or anything that is your neighbor's.


Footnotes

[1] The Hebrew word also covers causing human death through carelessness or negligence

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