Presentation on theme: "The Ten Commandments Commandments 7, 9, 10 You shall not steal or covet March 28th, 2004."— Presentation transcript:
1 The Ten Commandments Commandments 7, 9, 10 You shall not steal or covet March 28th, 2004
2 Exodus 34:24I will drive out nations before you and enlarge your territory, and no one will covet your land when you go up three times each year to appear before the LORD your God.
3 Deuteronomy 7:25The images of their gods you are to burn in the fire. Do not covet the silver and gold on them, and do not take it for yourselves, or you will be ensnared by it, for it is detestable to the LORD your God.
4 Micah 2:2They covet fields and seize them, and houses, and take them. They defraud a man of his home, a fellowman of his inheritance.
5 James 4:2You want something but don't get it. You kill and covet, but you cannot have what you want. You quarrel and fight. You do not have, because you do not ask God.
6 Isaiah 61:8For I, the LORD, love justice; I hate robbery and iniquity. In my faithfulness I will reward them and make an everlasting covenant with them.
7 Leviticus 19:13Do not defraud your neighbor or rob him. Do not hold back the wages of a hired man overnight.
8 Amos 8:5…saying, "When will the New Moon be over that we may sell grain, and the Sabbath be ended that we may market wheat?"-- skimping the measure, boosting the price and cheating with dishonest scales.
9 Malachi 1:14"Cursed is the cheat who has an acceptable male in his flock and vows to give it, but then sacrifices a blemished animal to the Lord. For I am a great king," says the LORD Almighty.
10 Romans 2:21You, then, who teach others, do you not teach yourself? You who preach against stealing, do you steal?
11 Exodus 22:1If a man steals an ox or a sheep and slaughters it or sells it, he must pay back five head of cattle for the ox and four sheep for the sheep.
12 Luke 19:8But Zacchaeus stood up and said to the Lord, "Look, Lord! Here and now I give half of my possessions to the poor, and if I have cheated anybody out of anything, I will pay back four times the amount."
13 Ephesians 4:28He who has been stealing must steal no longer, but must work, doing something useful with his own hands, that he may have something to share with those in need.