‘commandment(s)’…Whose?…Good?… mentioned in the New Testament (KJV)

CommandmentAnd the second is like, namely this,
Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
There is none other commandment
greater than these.

– Mar 12:31

Read . . ‘law. . .ful…yer… ‘….. from the Gospels (KJV)..

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “commandment(s)”.

Mat 5:19 Whosoever therefore shall break
one of these least commandments,
and shall teach men so,
he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven:
but whosoever shall do and teach them,
the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.

Mat 8:18 Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him,
he gave commandment
to depart unto the other side.

Mat 15:3 But he answered and said unto them,
Why do ye also transgress
the commandment of God by your tradition?

Mat 15:6 And honour not his father or his mother,
he shall be free.
Thus have ye made
the commandment of God of none effect
by your tradition.

Mat 15:9 But in vain they do worship me,
teaching for doctrines
the commandments of men.

Mat 19:17 And he said unto him, Why callest thou me good?
there is none good but one, that is, God:
but if thou wilt enter into life,
keep the commandments.

Mat 22:36 Master, which is the great commandment in the law?

37. Jesus said unto him,
Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart,
and with all thy soul,
and with all thy mind.

Mat 22:38 This is the first and great commandment.

39. And the second  is like unto it,
Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.

Mat 22:40 On these two commandments
hang all the law and the prophets.

Mar 7:7 Howbeit in vain do they worship me,
teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.

Mar 7:8 For laying aside the commandment of God,
ye hold the tradition of men,
as the washing of pots and cups:
and many other such like things ye do.

Mar 7:9 And he said unto them,
Full well ye reject the commandment of God,
that ye may keep your own tradition.

Mar 10:19 Thou knowest the commandments,
Do not commit adultery,
Do not kill,
Do not steal, Do not bear false witness,
Defraud not,
Honour thy father and mother.

Mar 12:28 And one of the scribes came,
and having heard them reasoning together,
and perceiving that
he had answered them well, asked him,
Which is the first commandment of all?

Mar 12:29 And Jesus answered him,
The first of all the commandments is,
Hear, O Israel;
The Lord our God is one Lord:

Mar 12:30 And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart,
and with all thy soul,
and with all thy mind,
and with all thy strength:
this is the first commandment.

Mar 12:31 And the second is like, namely this,
Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
There is none other commandment greater than these.

Luk 1:6 And they were both righteous before God,
walking in all the commandments
and ordinances of the Lord blameless.

Luk 15:29 And he answering said to his father, Lo,
these many years do I serve thee,
neither transgressed I
at any time thy commandment:
and yet thou never gavest me a kid,
that I might make merry with my friends:

Luk 18:20 Thou knowest the commandments,
Do not commit adultery,
Do not kill,
Do not steal,
Do not bear false witness,
Honour thy father and thy mother.

Luk 23:56 And they returned,
and prepared spices and ointments;
and rested the sabbath day
according to the commandment.

Joh 10:18 No man taketh it from me,
but I lay it down of myself.
I have power to lay it down,
and I have power to take it again.
This commandment have I received of my Father.

Joh 11:57 Now both the chief priests
and the Pharisees had given a commandment,
that, if any man knew where he were,
he should shew it,
that they might take him.

Joh 12:49 For I have not spoken of myself;
but the Father which sent me,
he gave me a commandment, what I should say,
and what I should speak.

Joh 12:50 And I know that his commandment is life everlasting:
whatsoever I speak therefore,
even as the Father said unto me, so I speak.

Joh 13:34 A new commandment I give unto you,
That ye love one another;
as I have loved you,
that ye also love one another.

Joh 14:15 If ye love me, keep my commandments.

Joh 14:21 He that hath my commandments,
and keepeth them, he it is that loveth me:
and he that loveth me shall be loved of my Father,
and I will love him,
and will manifest myself to him.

Joh 14:31 But that the world may know that I love the Father;
and as the Father gave me commandment,
even so I do. Arise, let us go hence.

Joh 15:10 If ye keep my commandments,
ye shall abide in my love;
even as I have kept my Father’s commandments,
and abide in his love.

Joh 15:12 This is my commandment,
That ye love one another,
as I have loved you.

Act 1:2 Until the day in which he was taken up,
after that he through
the Holy Ghost had given commandments
unto the apostles whom he had chosen:

Act 15:24 Forasmuch as we have heard, that certain
which 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:

Act 17:15 And they that conducted Paul brought him unto Athens:
and receiving a commandment unto Silas and Timotheus
for to come to him with all speed,
they departed.

Act 23:30 And when it was told me
how that the Jews laid wait for the man,
I sent straightway to thee,
and gave commandment to his accusers also
to say before thee what they had against him.

Act 25:23 And on the morrow, when Agrippa was come,
and Bernice, with great pomp,
and was entered into the place of hearing, with the chief captains,
and principal men of the city,
at Festus’ commandment Paul was brought forth.

Rom 7:8 But sin, taking occasion by the commandment,
wrought in me all manner of concupiscence.
For without the law sin was dead.

Rom 7:9 For I was alive without the law once:
but when the commandment came,
sin revived, and I died.

Rom 7:10 And the commandment,
which was ordained to life,
I found to be unto death.

Rom 7:11 For sin, taking occasion by the commandment,
deceived me,
and by it slew me.

Rom 7:12 Wherefore the law is holy,
and the commandment holy,
and just, and good.

Rom 7:13 Was then that which is good made death unto me?
God forbid. But sin, that it might appear sin,
working death in me by that which is good;
that sin by the commandment
might become exceeding sinful.

Rom 13:9 For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery,
Thou shalt not kill,
Thou shalt not steal,
Thou shalt not bear false witness,
Thou shalt not covet;
and if there be any other commandment,
it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely,
Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.

Rom 16:26 But now is made manifest,
and by the scriptures of the prophets,
according to the commandment of the everlasting God,
made known to all nations for the obedience of faith:

1Co 7:6 But I speak this by permission,
and not of commandment.

1Co 7:19 Circumcision is nothing,
and uncircumcision is nothing,
but the keeping of the commandments of God.

1Co 7:25 Now concerning virgins
I have no commandment of the Lord:
yet I give my judgment,
as one that hath obtained
mercy of the Lord to be faithful.

1Co 14:37 If any man think himself to be a prophet, or spiritual,
let him acknowledge that the things
that I write unto you are the commandments of the Lord.

2Co 8:8 I speak not by commandment,
but by occasion of the forwardness of others,
and to prove the sincerity of your love.

Eph 2:15 Having abolished in his flesh the enmity,
even the law of commandments
contained in ordinances;
for to make in himself of twain one new man,
so making peace;

Eph 6:2 Honour thy father and mother;
(which is the first commandment with promise;)

3. That it may be well with thee,
and thou mayest live long on the earth.

Col 2:21   (Touch not;
taste not;
handle not;

Col 2:22 Which all are to perish with the using;)
after the commandments and doctrines of men?

Col 4:10 Aristarchus my fellowprisoner saluteth you,
and Marcus, sister’s son to Barnabas,
(touching whom ye received commandments:
if he come unto you, receive him;)

1Th 4:2 For ye know what commandments
we gave you by the Lord Jesus.

1Ti 1:1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ
by the commandment of God our Saviour,
and Lord Jesus Christ, which is our hope;

1Ti 1:5 Now the end of the commandment
is charity out of a pure heart,
and of a good conscience,
and of faith unfeigned:

1Ti 6:14 That thou keep this commandment without spot,
until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ:

Tit 1:3 But hath in due times manifested
his word through preaching,
which is committed unto me
according to the commandment of God our Saviour;

Tit 1:14 Not giving heed to Jewish fables,
and commandments of men,
that turn from the truth.

Heb 7:5 And verily they that are of the sons of Levi,
who receive the office of the priesthood,
have a commandment to take tithes
of the people according to the law,
that is, of their brethren,
though they come out of the loins of Abraham:

Heb 7:16 Who is made, not after the law of a carnal commandment,
but after the power of an endless life.

Heb 7:18 For there is verily a disannulling of the commandment
going before for the weakness
and unprofitableness thereof.

Heb 11:22 By faith Joseph, when he died,
made mention of the departing of the children of Israel;
and gave commandment concerning his bones.

Heb 11:23 By faith Moses, when he was born,
was hid three months of his parents,
because they saw he was a proper child;
and they were not afraid of the king’s commandment.

2Pe 2:21 For it had been better for them
not to have known the way of righteousness,
than, after they have known it,
to turn from the holy commandment
delivered unto them.

2Pe 3:2 That ye may be mindful of the words
which were spoken before by the holy prophets,
and of the commandment of us
the apostles of the Lord and Saviour:

1Jo 2:3 And hereby we do know that we know him,
if we keep his commandments.

1Jo 2:4 He that saith, I know him,
and keepeth not his commandments,
is a liar, and the truth is not in him.

1Jo 2:7 Brethren, I write no new commandment unto you,
but an old commandment
which ye had from the beginning.
The old commandment is the word
which ye have heard from the beginning.

1Jo 2:8 Again, a new commandment I write unto you,
which thing is true in him and in you:
because the darkness is past,
and the true light now shineth.

1Jo 3:22 And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him,
because we keep his commandments,
and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.

1Jo 3:23 And this is his commandment,
That we should believe
on the name of his Son Jesus Christ,
and love one another,
as he gave us commandment.

1Jo 3:24 And he that keepeth his commandments dwelleth in him,
and he in him.
And hereby we know that he abideth in us,
by the Spirit which he hath given us.

1Jo 4:21 And this commandment have we from him,
That he who loveth God love his brother also.

1Jo 5:2 By this we know that we love the children of God,
when we love God,
and keep his commandments.

1Jo 5:3 For this is the love of God,
that we keep his commandments:
and his commandments are not grievous.

2Jo 1:4 I rejoiced greatly that
I found of thy children walking in truth,
as we have received a commandment
from the Father.

2Jo 1:5 And now I beseech thee, lady, not as though
I wrote a new commandment unto thee,

but that which we had from the beginning,
that we love one another.

2Jo 1:6 And this is love, that we walk after his commandments.
This is the commandment,
That, as ye have heard from the beginning,
ye should walk in it.

Rev 12:17 And the dragon was wroth with the woman,
and went to make war with the remnant of her seed,
which keep the commandments of God,
and have the testimony of Jesus Christ.

Rev 14:12 Here is the patience of the saints:
here are they that keep the commandments of God,
and the faith of Jesus.

Rev 22:14 Blessed are they that do his commandments,
that they may have right to the tree of life,
and may enter in through the gates into the city.

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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