Translation of commandment in Spanish:

commandment

precepto, n.

Pronunciation: /kəˈmɑːndmənt//kəˈmæn(d)mənt/

noun

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    precepto masculine
    the Ten Commandments los diez mandamientos
    • Therefore we should obey the commandment of the Prophet in order to prosper in the hereafter.
    • Indeed, this is an indication of the Divine nature of the commandments.
    • We know we have transgressed His laws, broken His commandments, and offended His holiness.
    • Our part is to keep the commandments of the Scriptures as well as we can, continually praying and asking the Lord's help.
    • We see in the first commandment that we are not free to worship other gods.
    • If everyone simply lived by the rules of the 10 commandments there would be no problems.
    • As representative head of the human race, his departure from even one of God's commandments would have serious consequences for all his descendants.
    • The commandment to respect God's name refers specifically to the ten Hebrew names by which God is designated in the Bible.
    • The Ten Commandments served as an introduction to the other commandments.
    • This is a reference to Satan and his accomplices who try to creep up in the skies to overhear divine commandments.
    • But I find the category of grave external sin against the sixth commandment too broad for the reasons I have stated.
    • As a charismatic healer he attracted a wide following, and inspired people to worship God and keep His commandments in simplicity and with joy.
    • Too many, misunderstanding the nature of faith and presuming upon the grace of God, disregard the commandments of God.
    • He wanted to enter the Promised Land so that he could fulfill the commandments and thereby have a new opportunity to fulfill the Divine wish.
    • On the contrary, the king should respect God and keep his commandments.
    • Sins against the first commandment, not the sixth, are still our most frequent failure.
    • God set out commandments to protect the people he loved, who were vulnerable due to their turbulent times and divided nature.
    • But there is this commandment, the commandment to be holy, which prohibits such behaviors.
    • The commandment to love God is one of the six constant commandments.
    • They are so structured that acceptance of the relationship created by the first commandment entails obedience to all the rest.