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synonyms for commandments

  • edict
  • precept
  • mitzvah
  • order
  • rule
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How to use commandments in a sentence

A wise man hateth not the commandments and justices, and he shall not be dashed in pieces as a ship in a storm.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He glorified him in the sight of kings, and gave him commandments in the sight of his people, and shewed him his glory.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Of the Ten Commandments, seven are designed as defences of the possessions and prerogatives of God and the property-owner.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
God invites all to keep his commandments: the Gentiles that keep them shall be the people of God: the Jewish pastors are reproved.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The Ten Commandments are of perpetual obligation on all; and so is every moral precept included in them.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
Hear, O Israel, the commandments of life: give ear, that thou mayst learn wisdom.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
As in the keeping of his commandments there is a great reward, so the blessedness of high privilege is enduring.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
The example of the people of God, while they walk in all his ordinances and commandments blameless, is a warranted motive to duty.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
Stealing was reprehended in the Ten Commandments, and so was covetousness.
REPORT OF THE SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON MORAL DELINQUENCY IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTSOSWALD CHETTLE MAZENGARB ET AL.
In this passage, as in the passages containing the first four commandments, there must be some clear and precise meaning.
MY RELIGIONLEO TOLSTOY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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