Examples from the Web for commandment
America is coming dangerously close to replacing the second commandment (do not worship false idols) with the Second Amendment.
Perhaps you might find in a particular ritual or commandment a way of expressing your sense of awe.In A Very Deep Way: Remembering Rabbi David Hartman|Bernard Avishai|February 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Bennett even called it a “mitzvah,” which translates literally into "commandment."
And the first commandment of the modern GOP reads: “Thou Shalt Not Vote to Raise Taxes.”Washington May Have a Deal on Taxes, but the Toughest Problems Remain|Daniel Gross|December 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Former Chief of General Staff Sir General Mike Jackson said Harry had breached the “11th commandment” by getting caught.British General: Harry 'Broke 11th Commandment' by Getting Caught|Tom Sykes|September 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Hence, this commandment, instead of justifying men, only accuses and condemns them.Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians|Martin Luther
Still he intended to see more of Mrs. Babcock, and that without infringing the tenth or any other commandment.Unleavened Bread|Robert Grant
And the third commandment sifted and commentated, all the causes of sin against it droned out, she again looked toward the bed.An Eagle Flight|Jos Rizal
Thank God, neither I nor my family can be said to break the seventh commandment.The Shepherd of Salisbury Plain and Other Tales|Hannah More
It is possible for us to obey this commandment and to pray everywhere.Expositions of Holy Scripture|Alexander Maclaren