Value Honesty (TEXT ONLY)

  • Mark Petersburg
  • July 8, 2012
  • Value Honesty (TEXT ONLY)
  • Categories: Old Testament

The ninth commandment, “You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor,” protects your neighbor’s name. In its most strict sense, this commandment refers to conduct in a court of law. But there is a much wider application for us today. It also addresses the broader issue of lying which is so prevalent and widespread, and, may we say, acceptable, in our world.