My son, keep thy father's commandment and forsake not the law of thy mother:
For the commandment is fire, and the law is light; and reproofs of chastening are the way of life,
For I know him, that he will command his sons and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the LORD, to do righteousness and judgment, that the LORD may bring upon Abraham that which he has spoken of him.
And so commanded he the second and the third and all that followed those droves, saying, On this manner shall ye speak unto Esau when ye find him.
Then Isaac called Jacob and blessed him and charged him, saying, Thou shalt not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan.
And he charged them and said unto them, I am to be gathered unto my people; bury me with my fathers in the cave that is in the field of Ephron, the Hittite,
Look carefully upon the field that they reap and go after them, for I have charged the young men not to touch thee. And when thou art athirst, go unto the vessels and drink of that which the young men have drawn.
Esther had not declared her people nor her birth, for Mordecai had charged her that she should not declare it.
Esther had not yet declared her birth nor her people; as Mordecai had charged her; for Esther did the commandment of Mordecai as when she was being brought up with him.
For I also am a man under authority, having soldiers under me; and I say to this man, Go, and he goes; and to another, Come, and he comes; and to my slave, Do this, and he does it.
he went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. Then Pilate commanded the body to be delivered.
And I commanded you at that time all the things which ye should do.
And he answered and said unto them, What did Moses command you?
For I also am a man set under authority, having soldiers under me, and I say unto one, Go, and he goes; and to another, Come, and he comes; and to my slave, Do this, and he does it.
And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan has desired to have you that he may sift you as wheat;
And they called them and commanded them not to speak at all nor teach in the name of Jesus.
forasmuch as we have heard that certain ones who went out from us have troubled you with words, subverting your souls, saying, Ye must be circumcised and keep the law, to whom we gave no such commandment,
2 Corinthians 8:8
I speak not as commanding, but by occasion of the diligence of others and to prove the sincerity of your charity.
2 Thessalonians 3:6
Now we charge you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye withdraw yourselves from every brother that walks out of order, and not after the doctrine which ye received of us.
2 Thessalonians 3:10
For even when we were with you, this we declared unto you, that if anyone desires not to work neither should he eat.
2 Thessalonians 3:12
Now those that are such, we charge and exhort in our Lord Jesus Christ, that working with quietness, they eat their bread.
1 Timothy 5:7
Therefore command these things, that they may be blameless.
1 Timothy 5:21
I charge thee before God and the Lord Jesus Christ and the elect angels, that thou observe these things without preferring one before another, doing nothing by partiality.
not giving heed to Jewish fables and commandments of men, that turn from the truth.
Therefore, though I might be very bold in Christ to command thee that which is expedient,