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The danger of taking God"s name in vain.

Willard, Samuel

The danger of taking God"s name in vain.

As it was delivered in a sermon

by Willard, Samuel

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Published by Printed by Benjamin Harris, and John Allen, at the London-Coffee-House. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swearing.,
  • Blasphemy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel Willard, teacher of a church in Boston. ; [Six lines of Scripture texts]
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 582.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[2], 30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14597994M

    It comes from Steve Grisetti, and he gets a free book for his trouble. What exactly does it mean to “Take the name of the Lord in vain”? Steve’s question comes from the third commandment: “You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain,” (Exodus , NKJV).   Why It's Wrong to Take God's Name in Vain,Philip Graham Ryken - Read more about spiritual life growth, Christian living, and : Philip Graham Ryken.

    The most obvious thing about taking the LORD’s name in vain is the fact that God said that He would not hold him guiltless that takes the LORD’s name in vain. Not holding someone guiltless means literally that God will not acquit someone of sin or declare them innocent.   Taking God’s name in vain is misrepresenting God’s character in our daily life. Ouch. I don’t know about you today, but this insight, caused me to search my heart. And to repent. It called me to attention in my spirit. To become more aware of my actions and how people perceive me. Because they are perceiving the God I serve, in me.

      Think of the ways we say “Oh my God” so flippantly, without the reverence He deserves. This is a way we take God’s name in vain. Or what about the curse “God damnit!” That is blasphemous because it makes God out to be the one who damns others according to our own wishes! That’s like saying, “I’m God. I control God. Bible verses about Name In Vain. Exodus ESV / 15 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. 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. “You shall have no other gods before me.


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$ Free with Audible by:   Question: "What does it mean to take the Lord’s name in vain?" Answer: Although many people believe taking the Lord’s name in vain refers to using the Lord’s name as a swear word, there is much more involved with a vain use of God’s name. To understand the severity of taking the Lord’s name in vain, we must first see the Lord’s name from His perspective as.

God's Name In Vain book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Stephen Carter argues that American politics is unimaginable with /5. Well that's a quote from the Ten Commandments: "Don't take the name of the Lord your God in vain." The idea of vanity (and I think the Hebrew carries this connotation) is "don't empty the name." So it doesn't just refer to a certain tone of voice or a certain use of the word.

It's dealing with God and speaking of God in a way that empties him Author: Christian Theology. Other key passages about swearing in God’s name are Deuteronomy ; Psalm –16 and Hebrews Conclusion: We have discovered taking the name of the Lord in vain is more than a swear that includes the name “God, “Jesus” or “Christ.

Taking the name of the Lord in vain is bringing dishonor upon God. The following is an excerpt from The MacArthur New Testament Commentary on 2 Corinthians 6. we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain—for He says, “At the acceptable time I.

"Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain" (Hebrew: לֹא תִשָּׂא אֶת-שֵׁם-ה' אֱלֹהֶיךָ, לַשָּׁוְא) (KJV; also "You shall not make wrongful use of the name of the Lord your God" and variants) is the second or third (depending on numbering) of God's Ten Commandments to man in the Abrahamic religions.

Get this from a library. The danger of taking God's name in vain: As it was delivered in a sermon. [Samuel Willard]. Taking God’s name in vain means being a lousy Christian in danger of being put away and sent to hell (Mt ).

Doing something in vain means it is hollow, empty, meaningless, without efficacy, and producing no good result. Saying, “Jesus Christ!” is not taking God’s name in vain. So I think taking the Lord's name in vain is more than "O my God!" or "Jesus Christ!" It is that plus more.

The positive way to look at it is to revere God, love God, delight in God, know God, fill up God with all that he is. And then out of the abundance of the heart the mouth will speak. Exodus This commandment, like the second, includes a warning within it.

What does He mean by "not hold him guiltless". Sometimes God deliberately understates a warning as a subtle form of emphasis, which ultimately magnifies its meaning. The penalty for taking God's name in vain is death!. It is helpful to define four words used in this command.

Do not use the Lords name in vain. *A MUST WATCH *REINHARD BONNKE (R.I.P)-THE MOST POWERFUL SPEECH THAT BROKE THE INTERNET - Duration: OVERCOMING DAILY Recommended for you. One more thing, I forgot to mention that there are some things that most American Christians hold to be almost sacred, that are actually taking God’s name in vain.

The pledge of allegiance, includes God’s name to pledge yourself to something other than God, the State. “In God We Trust” on our money which bears the image of men. Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this God's Name in Vain study guide and get instant access to the following.

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The third way we take the Lord's name in vain is by false pretenses, Driscoll said, and read Matthew "Not everyone who says to me, 'Lord, Lord,' will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.

On that day many will say to me, 'Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in your name, and cast out. Carlton Pruitt explains what it means to take the Lord's name in vain. "Thou shalt not take the name of the LORD thy God in vain; for the LORD will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in.

Go to Bible verses about God's Name, Taking in Vain. Daily Verse and Comment. Looking for More. Receive Biblical truth in your inbox—spam-free. This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal study, and gives valuable insight into the verses that make up the Word of God.

What exactly does it mean to take the name of the LORD in vain. Some believe that saying "G.D." is taking His name in vain. But is "God" even His name?. What is taking the Lord's name in vain.

The common cultural view is that taking the Lord's name in vain is to use the names of God as some kind of swear word. However, the Bible offers a broader look that includes this type of usage as well as others.

Exodus 20 is the first presentation of the Ten Commandments. Hence, taking His name "in vain" speaks of empty words spoken under oath. Numbers says, "Now if a person sins, after he hears a public adjuration to testify, when he is a witness, whether he has seen or otherwise known, if he does not tell it, then he will bear his guilt.".In Exodusthe Lord God provided a simple commandment: “You shall not invoke the name of the LORD, your God, in vain.

For the LORD will not leave unpunished anyone who invokes his name in vain.” The principle is simple. The name of the Most High God is sacred, not to be used as a trivial ejaculation, still less as a : Dan Byron.This study spotlights some aspects of God’s truth that rest just below the surface of Bible reading.

Our subject is taking the Lord’s name in vain (Exodus ).Our study of Exodusone of the Ten Commandments, begins by reviewing the usual understanding of this commandment followed by the translation challenge of this verse’s key Size: KB.