The Sixth Commandment

Precious as lives are, born through sweat and tears.

All belong to God, each should last for years.                         

Not yours to destroy. Life is what makes sense:

others’ and your own. Murder is offense. 


Image:    hosein charbaghi on Unsplash

Source:  Deuteronomy 5:17

Text:  David Alexander, 2022  CC BY-SA NC 4.0

Tune:   Le Ping, Public Domain

Score:  Used by Permission

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