The Commandments

Related to The Commandments: The ten commandments, The 10 commandments
the Decalogue, or summary of God's commands, given to Moses at Mount Sinai. (Ex. xx.
- Ex. xx.

See also: Commandment

References in classic literature ?
I have heard the commandments read a great many times and I never noticed that any of them said,
Hatfield was one of those who 'bind heavy burdens, and grievous to be borne, and lay them upon men's shoulders, while they themselves will not move them with one of their fingers'; and who 'make the word of God of none effect by their traditions, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.
We do not work on Sunday, because the commandment forbids it; the Germans do not work on Sunday, because the commandment forbids it.
I have carried out the commandment of the king; I have slain her, mad or sane, whom the king commanded should be killed, and I have earned not death, but a reward.
These latter-day detractors, she notes, would have the Commandments go the way of the ones that Moses smashed the first time around.
Coveting our neighbor's wife and goods were far from the mind of the very young but adulthood would show just why the Commandments are there.
In "613 Mitzvot: A Contemporary Guide to the Commandments of Judaism" by Ronald L.
In the Old Testament there are two places where the commandments are written -- Exodus 20:1-17 and Deuteronomy 5:6-21.
0," I began to wonder: It's 2011--do the Commandments even resonate with my generation, and even more so in Islam, my religion?
This collection provides a rich blend of historical study, contemporary reflection, and research on the commandments.
The 613 Mitzvot: A Contemporary Guide to the Commandments Of Judaism is a precise and rare study of the Jewish honor to the Commandments.