What greed can do
A man who did estate auctions told me he has seen a family divide over who would get an item once owned by a deceased parent. 97 more words
From a sermon delivered by Andrew Reid on 7 August 2016:Starting in the right place – Grace, then the Law.
 And God spoke all these words, saying,  “I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery. 989 more words
The key to understanding this commandment is in the definition of the word “covet.” Two different Hebrew words are used in the passages condemning coveting (Exodus 20:17; Deuteronomy 5:21), and both mean “to lust after or to long for with great desire.” Since the commandments are given as “you shall not’s,” the desire in this case is for something that is not the property of the desirer and not rightfully his to long after. 1,303 more words