Definition Of commandment


a divine rule, especially one of the Ten Commandments.

Indeed, this is an indication of the Divine nature of the commandments .

Example Of commandment

  • As a charismatic healer he attracted a wide following, and inspired people to worship God and keep His commandments in simplicity and with joy.

  • As representative head of the human race, his departure from even one of God's commandments would have serious consequences for all his descendants.

  • But I find the category of grave external sin against the sixth commandment too broad for the reasons I have stated.

  • But there is this commandment, the commandment to be holy, which prohibits such behaviors.

  • God set out commandments to protect the people he loved, who were vulnerable due to their turbulent times and divided nature.

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