The Sixth Commandment: Dignity of Life

As a fellowship, we have been studying through the Ten Commandments and today’s article focuses on the sixth commandment: “Thou shalt not kill” (Exodus 20:13). The sixth commandment fundamentally teaches the dignity of human life. We are prohibited from taking another human’s life. We didn’t give that life and have no right to take it. Human life is precious. Every individual human life carries dignity.  …

The Fifth Command: Honour For Parents

Honour thy father and thy mother, that thy days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee (Exodus 20:12). The first four commands of the decalogue are commands related to our dealings with God. And right after these, the first command that continues the rest of the commands, related to our human relationship is our relationship with parents. This is …