Poster of The Ten Commandments in Hebrew and English on stone tablets and stone tablets. The Ten Commandments poster features the stone boards on which the commandments were bestowed to Moses on Mount Sinai. The commandments are God's standards by which all people must live, they are the pillars of morality and they read: I am the Lord thy God Thou shalt have no other gods before me Thou shalt not make for thyself an idol Thou shalt not make wrongful use of the name of thy God Remember the Sabbath and keep it holy Honor thy Father and Mother Thou shalt not murder Thou shalt not commit adultery Thou shalt not steal Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's house Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's wife The Ten Commandments, or Decalog(ue), are a list of religious and moral imperatives which, according to Biblical tradition, were written by God and given to Moses on Mount Sainai in the form of two stone tablets. They feature prominently in Judaism and Christianity. The phrase "Ten Commandments" generally refers to the very similar passages in Exodus and Deuteronomy. The ten commandments poster makes a great daily reminder or thing imperative to our own lives that we must not forget.