Praying and Living the Ten Words Given on Mount Sinai (Ex. 20:2-17)
Avinu Malkenu, Our Father, Our King, Please:
Enable me to so live that I am always grateful that: “You are the Mighty G-d who brought me out of
slavery and Egypt.”(Respect for G-d’s Identity)
Enable me to so live that nothing comes before you and cleanse my life of idols, material & mental.
(Respect for G-d’s Jealousy)
Enable me to never misuse Your holy name.
(Respect for G-d’s Sanctity)
Enable me to allow creations Shabbat rhythm to order my spiritual life and weekly lifestyle.
(Respect for G-d’s priority)
Enable me to honor my parents and G-d given authorities through respect and obedience.
(Respect for G-d’s authority)
Enable me to be spared from the anger and hatred and bitterness that can lead to a homicidal heart
that wants to murder. (Respect Life: No murder)
Enable me to be delivered from the sensuality of an adulterous heart and to practice healthy sexuality.
(Respect Love: No adultery)
Help me to never steal anything from anyone.
(Respect property: No “lifting)
Enable me to be truthful in everything and to choose my words wisely.
(Respect Truth: No lying)
Enable me to be free from all covetousness & lust.
(Respect contentment: No lusting)