Commanded

Famous quotes containing the word commanded:

    But any prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, or who presumes to speak in my name a word that I have not commanded the prophet to speak -that prophet shall die.”
    Bible: Hebrew, Deuteronomy 18:20.

    How often we read that the enemy occupied a position which commanded the old, and so the fort was evacuated! Have not the school-house and the printing-press occupied a position which commands such a fort as this?
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    What is wrong with Christianity is that it refrains from doing all those things that Christ commanded should be done.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)