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More in common than differences

The Ten Commandments
(Exodus 12: 1-17 & Deuteronomy 5: 6-21)
Confirmation in the Quran
(Chapter: Verse) 
1. Thou shall not take any
God except one God.  1. There is no God except
one God (47:19)  2. Thou shall make no
image of God.  2. There is nothing whatsoever
like unto Him (42:11)  3. Thou shall not use
God’s name in vain.  3. Make not God’s name an
excuse to your oaths (2:224)  4. Thou shall honor thy
mother and father.  4. Be kind to your parents if one
or both of them attain old age in thy
life, say not a word of contempt nor
repel them but address them in
terms of honor. (17:23)  5. Thou shall not steal. 5. As for the thief, male or female, cut off
his or her hands, but those who repent
After a crime and reform shall be
forgiven by God for God is forgiving
and kind. (5:38 – 39)  6. Thou shall not lie or give
false testimony.  6. They invoke a curse of God if
they lie. (24:7) Hide not the
testimony (2:283)  7. Thou shall not kill. 7. If anyone has killed one person it is as
if he had killed the …