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Question 62-Puritan Catechism

Spurgeon 3Q. What is required in the ninth commandment?

A. The ninth commandment requires the maintaining and promoting of truth between man and man, (Zechariah 8:16) and of our own, (1 Peter 3:16; Acts 25:10) and our neighbor’s good name, (2 John 1:12) especially in witness-bearing (Proverbs 14:5,25)

Charles Haddon Spurgeon-A Puritan Catechism

Question 60-Puritan Catechism

February 27, 2014 3 comments

Spurgeon 1Q. What is forbidden in the eighth commandment?

A. The eighth commandment forbids whatever does or may unjustly hinder our own, (1 Timothy 5:8; Proverbs 28:19, 21:6) or our neighbor’s wealth, or outward estate. (Ephesians 4:28)

Charles Haddon Spurgeon-A Puritan Catechism

We Ought to Love Our Neighbors

One ought to love one’s neighbour with a love as chaste as that of a bridegroom for his bride. In this case all faults are concealed and covered over and only the virtues are seen.

Luther’s Tabletalk No. 217