The Fourth Commandment
Now, take your Bibles please and turn to Exodus chapter twenty as we continue our sojourn through the Ten Commandments. I don't know about you but my heart has been refreshed and my heart has been challenged as we have studied these ten commandments and I will begin reading in chapter twenty, verse one, read the commandments we've already studied and then come to the fourth commandment remembering the Sabbath day which will be the commandment that we'll study this morning!, Exodus chapter twenty. And God spake all these words saying I am the Lord thy God which hath brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. Thou shalt have no other gods before me, thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above or that is in the earth beneath or that is in the water under the earth. Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them nor serve them, for I the Lord thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children of the third and fourth generation of them that hate me and showing mercy unto thousands of them that love me and keep my commandments. Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain, for the Lord will not hold him guiltless that taken his name in vain and then we come to our text for today, remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy, six days shalt thou labor and do all thy work, but the seventh day is the Sabbath of the Lord thy God, in it thou shalt not do any work, thou nor thy son, nor thy daughter nor thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates, for in six days the Lord made heaven and earth, the seed and all that in them is and rested the seventh day, where for the Lord blessed the Sabbath day. The first commandment, I am the Lord thy God, thou shalt have no other Gods before me tells who to worship. The next three commandments tell us how to worship and so we're ...
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