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Theasaurus: Commandments

48 Bible Verses about commandments

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Leviticus 26:3

If you walk in My statutes and keep My commandments and do them,

Leviticus 27:34

These are the commandments which the Lord commanded Moses on Mount Sinai for the Israelites.

Deuteronomy 6:1

Now this is the instruction, the laws, and the precepts which the Lord your God commanded me to teach you, that you might do them in the land to which you go to possess it,

John 14:21

The person who has My commands and keeps them is the one who [really] loves Me; and whoever [really] loves Me will be loved by My Father, and I [too] will love him and will show (reveal, manifest) Myself to him. [I will let Myself be clearly seen by him and make Myself real to him.]

Deuteronomy 30:10

If you obey the voice of the Lord your God, to keep His commandments and His statutes which are written in this Book of the Law, and if you turn to the Lord your God with all your [mind and] heart and with all your being.

Deuteronomy 6:17

You shall diligently keep the commandments of the Lord your God and His exhortations and His statutes which He commanded you.

Deuteronomy 30:11

For this commandment which I command you this day is not too difficult for you, nor is it far off.

1 John 2:3

And this is how we may discern [ daily, by experience] that we are coming to know Him [to perceive, recognize, understand, and become better acquainted with Him]: if we keep (bear in mind, observe, practice) His teachings (precepts, commandments).

Leviticus 26:14

But if you will not hearken to Me and will not do all these commandments,

Deuteronomy 4:13

And He declared to you His covenant, which He commanded you to perform, the Ten Commandments, and He wrote them on two tables of stone.

2 John 1:6

And what this love consists in is this: that we live and walk in accordance with and guided by His commandments (His orders, ordinances, precepts, teaching). This is the commandment, as you have heard from the beginning, that you continue to walk in love [guided by it and following it].

Exodus 20:6

But showing mercy and steadfast love to a thousand generations of those who love Me and keep My commandments.

1 John 3:23

And this is His order (His command, His injunction): that we should believe in (put our faith and trust in and adhere to and rely on) the name of His Son Jesus Christ (the Messiah), and that we should love one another, just as He has commanded us.

Joshua 22:5

But take diligent heed to do the commandment and the law which Moses the servant of the Lord charged you: to love the Lord your God and to walk in all His ways and to keep His commandments and to cling to and unite with Him and to serve Him with all your heart and soul [your very life].

Genesis 26:5

For Abraham listened to and obeyed My voice and kept My charge, My commands, My statutes, and My laws.

Exodus 24:12

And the Lord said to Moses, Come up to Me into the mountain and be there, and I will give you tables of stone, with the law and the commandments which I have written that you may teach them.

1 John 5:2

By this we come to know (recognize and understand) that we love the children of God: when we love God and obey His commands (orders, charges) -- "[when we keep His ordinances and are mindful of His precepts and His teaching].

2 Peter 2:21

For never to have obtained a [full, personal] knowledge of the way of righteousness would have been better for them than, having obtained [such knowledge], to turn back from the holy commandment which was [verbally] delivered to them.

Matthew 19:17

And He said to him, Why do you ask Me about the perfectly and essentially good? There is only One Who is good [perfectly and essentially] -- "God. If you would enter into the Life, you must continually keep the commandments.

Deuteronomy 8:2

And you shall [earnestly] remember all the way which the Lord your God led you these forty years in the wilderness, to humble you and to prove you, to know what was in your [mind and] heart, whether you would keep His commandments or not.

Psalm 119:47

For I will delight myself in Your commandments, which I love.

Mark 10:20

And he replied to Him, Teacher, I have carefully guarded and observed all these and taken care not to violate them from my boyhood.

1 John 2:7

Beloved, I am writing you no new commandment, but an old commandment which you have had from the beginning; the old commandment is the message which you have heard [the doctrine of salvation through Christ].

Ecclesiastes 12:13

All has been heard; the end of the matter is: Fear God [revere and worship Him, knowing that He is] and keep His commandments, for this is the whole of man [the full, original purpose of his creation, the object of God's providence, the root of character, the foundation of all happiness, the adjustment to all inharmonious circumstances and conditions under the sun] and the whole [duty] for every man.

Deuteronomy 6:25

And it will be accounted as righteousness (conformity to God's will in word, thought, and action) for us if we are watchful to do all this commandment before the Lord our God, as He has commanded us.

2 Kings 17:19

Judah also did not keep the commandments of the Lord their God, but walked in the customs which Israel introduced.

Deuteronomy 11:27

The blessing if you obey the commandments of the Lord your God which I command you this day;

From Thematic Bible


Commandments » Of men » The ten

Deuteronomy 4:13

And He declared to you His covenant, which He commanded you to perform, the Ten Commandments, and He wrote them on two tables of stone.

Exodus 32:16

The tables were the work of God; the writing was the writing of God, graven upon the tables.

Exodus 34:28

Moses was there with the Lord forty days and forty nights; he ate no bread and drank no water. And he wrote upon the tables the words of the covenant, the Ten Commandments.

Commandments » General references to

Psalm 119:6

Then shall I not be put to shame [by failing to inherit Your promises] when I have respect to all Your commandments.

Deuteronomy 6:6

And these words which I am commanding you this day shall be [first] in your [own] minds and hearts; [then]

Deuteronomy 11:8

Therefore you shall keep all the commandments which I command you today, that you may be strong and go in and possess the land which you go across [the Jordan] to possess,

Topics on Commandments

Breaking The Ten Commandments

James 2:10

For whosoever keeps the Law [as a] whole but stumbles and offends in one [single instance] has become guilty of [breaking] all of it.

I Keep The Commandments

Psalm 119:55

I have [earnestly] remembered Your name, O Lord, in the night, and I have observed Your law.

If You Keep The Commandments

Deuteronomy 11:22

For if you diligently keep all this commandment which I command you to do, to love the Lord your God, to walk in all His ways, and to cleave to Him -- "

Keep The Commandments!

Leviticus 22:31

So shall you heartily accept My commandments and conform your life and conduct to them. I am the Lord.

Law, Ten Commandments

Exodus 20:1-17

Then God spoke all these words:

Results Of Keeping The Commandments

Psalm 19:11

Moreover, by them is Your servant warned (reminded, illuminated, and instructed); and in keeping them there is great reward.

Wanting To Keep The Commandments

1 Kings 8:58

That He may incline our hearts to Him, to walk in all His ways and to keep His commandments, His statutes, and His precepts which He commanded our fathers.