ANSWERS TO QUESTION 49, 50, 51 9/8/19

49. What is the significance of the Third Commandment?

ANS: The Third Commandment requires the holy and reverent us of God’s names, titles, attributes, words, works, and institutions, and prohibits their profanation in any way.

SEE: Lev 19:12; Lev 24:120-14; Deut 6:13; 23:21; 28:58; Ps 8:1; 20:1; 29:2; 68:4; 109:17-18; 138:2; Prov 30:8-9; Eccl 5:1-6; Isa 48:1-2; 65:16; Jer 23:10-11; Ezk 36:23; Matt 5:37; 6:9; 7:21-23; 12;36-37; Luke 6:46; John 17:6; Acts 1:8; 4:123; 9:15-16; Rom 2:24; 3:13-14; 2 Cor 5:20; Phil 2:9-11; Col 3:17; 2 Tim 2:19; Titus 2:5; Rev 13:5-5; 15:4

50. What is the Fourth Commandment?   

ANS: “Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy. Six days shalt thou labour, 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, 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 sea, and all that in them is, and rested the seventh day: wherefore the Lord blessed the sabbath day, and hallowed it.”

SEE: Exodus 20:8-10

51. What is the significance of the Fourth Commandment?

ANS: The Fourth Commandment reveals that God is sovereign over all time, and requires man to keep as holy unto God such times as he had appointed in His Word.