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Example sentences for commandment

We are sure that they received the commandment to go and teach all nations.
Either way misunderstands the commandment, and cannot by reason motivate one to obey it.
One commandment is that you must always tell the truth.
One way or another, the casinos and the gaming commission justify the first commandment of gambling: the house always wins.
So the posts that rode upon mules and camels went out, being hastened and pressed on by the king's commandment.
The social side of totemism is primarily expressed in a sternly observed commandment and in a tremendous restriction.
Vignettes surrounding the text illustrate each commandment.
By virtue of this commandment, state law that conflicts with federal law is a nullity.
It is not contended, nor could it be, that this commandment was honored here.

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