New Testament

ENTOLĒ/ἐντολή: commandment

 ENTELLŌ/ἐντέλλω (verb) 


  1. to give or leave instructions, command, order, give orders

All occurrences of ENTELLŌ/ἐντέλλω in the NT:
Strong#: 1781
Occurrences: 17

Matt 4:6And he says to him: If you are the son of God, throw yourself down, for it is written that: He will command his angels concerning you And in their hands they will carry you Lest you dash your foot against a stone.
Matt 15:4For God said: Honor your father and your mother, and, The one speaking evil of father or mother shall be brought-to-the-end by death.
Matt 17:9And while coming down the mountain Iēsous commanded them saying: Tell the vision to no one until the son of humanity rises from the dead.
Matt 19:7They say to him: Why therefore did Mōsēs command to give a scroll of divorce and put-her-away?
Matt 28:20teaching them to observe all that I commanded you. And behold I am with you all the days until the completion of the age.
Mark 10:3But answering he said to them: What did Mōsēs command you?
Mark 11:6But they said to them just as Iēsous said, and they permitted them.
Mark 13:34As a man away on a journey having left his house and having given to his slaves the authority, and to each his work, also commanded the doorkeeper that he should be being watchful.
Luke 4:10For it is written that: He has commanded his angels to protect you.
John 8:5Now Mōsēs commanded in the law of Mōsēs to be stoning such. So, what do you say?
John 14:31but in order that the world know that I agapē-love the father, and just as the father commanded me, thus I do. Be arising, let us be going from here.
John 15:14You are my philia-beloved, if you are doing what I command you.
John 15:17These things I command you, in order that you be agapē-loving one another.
Acts 1:2until which day, having commanded the apostles through the Holy Spirit whom he chose, he was taken up,
Acts 13:47For thus has the Lord commanded us: I have placed you for a light of the nations, For you to be for salvation to the end of the earth.
Heb 9:20saying, This is the blood of the testament which the Lord commanded to you.
Heb 11:22By faith Iōsēph, when he was dying, made mention of the exodus of the sons of Israēl, and gave orders concerning his bones.

 ENTOLĒ/ἐντολή (noun) 


  1. an order authorizing a specific action, writ, warrant
  2. a mandate or ordinance, command

All occurrences of ENTOLĒ/ἐντολή in the NT:
Strong#: 1785
Occurrences: 69

Matt 5:19For whoever sets aside one of these least commandments and so teaches people, he will be called least in the kingdom of the heavens. [But whoever does and teaches them, this one will be called great in the kingdom of the heavens.]
Matt 15:3But answering he said to them: And why do you transgress the commandment of God because of your tradition?
Matt 15:6he should not honor his father. And you make-void the word of God by your tradition.
Matt 19:17So he said to him: Why do you ask me concerning the good? Only one is good . But if you wish to enter into zōē-life, be keeping the commandments.
Matt 22:36Teacher, what sort of commandment is great in the Law?
Matt 22:38This is the great and first commandment.
Matt 22:40On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.
Mark 7:8Having left the commandment of God you hold the traditions of people.
Mark 7:9And he says to them: Well do you set aside the commandments of God, that you may keep your traditions.
Mark 10:5But Iēsous said to them, For your hard-heartedness he wrote for you this commandment.
Mark 10:19You know the commandments: Do not murder, do not commit adultery, do not steal, do not bear false witness, do not defraud , honor your father and mother.
Mark 12:28And one of the scribes having come to him who heard them debating, having seen that he answered them well, asked him: What sort of commandment is first of all?
Mark 12:29Iēsous answered that: Here is the first: Be hearing, Israēl, the Lord your God is one Lord,
Mark 12:30and you will agapē-love your God from all your heart, and all your psuchē-life, and all your mind, and all your strength. This is the first commandment.
Mark 12:31The second is like it, namely thus: You will agapē-love your neighbor as yourself. There is no other commandment greater than these.
Luke 1:6Now they were both just before God, walking blameless in all the commandments and just-acts of the Lord.
Luke 15:29But answering he said to the father: Behold so many years I am slaving to you and never transgressed your commandment, and for me you have never given a goat that I may make merry with my friends.
Luke 18:20You know the commandments: Do not commit adultery, do not murder, do not steal, do not falsely witness, be honoring your father and mother.
Luke 23:56So having returned they prepared spices and ointments. And on the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.
John 10:18No one takes it from me, but I commit it myself. I have authority to commit it, and I have authority to again receive it; this commandment I received from my father.
John 11:57But the chief-priests and the Pharisees had given commandments that if anyone knows where he is he report it, in order that they arrest him.
John 12:49Because I have not spoken from myself, but the one having sent me, the father himself has given to me commandment what I should say and what I should speak.
John 12:50And I know that his commandment is zōē-life eternal. What therefore I speak, just as the father has spoken to me, thusly I speak.
John 13:34A new commandment I give to you, that you be agapē-loving one another; just as I agapē-loved you, be agapē-loving one another.
John 14:15If you agapē-love me, you will keep my commandments.
John 14:21The one having my commandments and keeping them, that is the one agapē-loving me; and the one agapē-loving me will be agapē-loved by my father, and I will agapē-love him and reveal myself to him.
John 15:10If you keep my commandments you will abide in my agapē-love, just as I have kept my father’s commandments and I abide in his agapē-love.
John 15:12This is my commandment: that you be agapē-loving one another, just as I agapē-loved you.
Acts 17:15But those having conducted Paul brought him to Athens, and having taken a commandment to Silas and Timothy that they come as swiftly as possible to him, they went out.
Rom 7:8But receiving opportunity, sin through the law works in me every desire. For apart from the law sin is dead.
Rom 7:9But once I was zōē-living apart from the law, but the commandment having come, sin came-to-zōē-life,
Rom 7:10So I was dead. And the commandment which was to zōē-life was found by me to be to death.
Rom 7:11For sin, having taken opportunity through the commandment, deceived me, and through it, killed me.
Rom 7:12So that the law is holy, and the commandment holy and just and good.
Rom 7:13Therefore the good thing became to me death? May it not be! Rather sin, in order that it appear sin, through the good thing worked to me death, in order that sin become exceedingly sinful.
Rom 13:9For the: You shall not commit adultery, You shall not murder, You shall not steal, You shall not desire, and if any other commandment, in this word is it summed up, in the: You will agapē-love your neighbor as yourself.
1Cor 7:19Circumcision is nothing, and uncircumcision is nothing, but the keeping of the commandments of God.
1Cor 14:37If anyone supposes he is a prophet or spiritual, let him know that what I write to you is a commandment of the Lord.
Eph 2:15in his flesh having nullified the law of the commandments contained in decrees, in order that he create those two in him into one new person, making peace,
Eph 6:2Be honoring your father and your mother, which is the first commandment with a promise,
Col 4:10Aristarchus my fellow prisoner greets you, and Mark the cousin of Barnabas, concerning whom you received a commandment: if he comes to you, receive him
1Tim 6:14to keep the commandment spotless, irreproachable, until the appearing of our Lord Iēsous Christ,
Tit 1:14not giving heed to Jewish myths and commandments of people who turn aside from truth.
Heb 7:5And those on the one hand receiving the priesthood from the sons of Levi have the commandment to collect a tenth from the people according to the law, these are their brothers, although they have come from Abraam’s loins.
Heb 7:16who not according to the law of fleshly commandment comes to pass, but according to the power of indestructible zōē-life.
Heb 7:18For setting aside comes to pass, when commandment precedes, through its own weakness and uselessness.
Heb 9:19For when every commandment according to the law was spoken by Mōsēs to all the people, taking the blood of goats and calves with water and scarlet wool and hyssop, he sprinkled both the scroll and all the people,
2Pet 2:21For it had been better for them to not have known the way of justice than after they knew it to turn back from the holy commandment given to them.
2Pet 3:2of the words spoken beforehand by the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and savior from your apostles,
1John 2:3And by this we know that we have known him, if we be keeping his commandments.
1John 2:4The one saying that he has known him, and not keeping his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him.
1John 2:7Agapē-beloved, I do not write to you a new commandment, but an old commandment which you had from the beginning, the old commandment is the word which you heard.
1John 2:8Again I write to you a new commandment, which is true in him and in you, that darkness departs and the true light already shines.
1John 3:22and whatever we ask we receive from him, because we keep his commandments and we do the pleasing thing before him.
1John 3:23And this is his commandment, that we believe in the name of his son Iēsous Christ and be agapē-loving one another, just as he gave the commandment to us.
1John 3:24And the one keeping his commandments remains in him, and he in him, and by this we know that he remains in us, from the spirit which he gave us.
1John 4:21And we have this commandment from him, that the one agapē-loving God also be agapē-loving his brother.
1John 5:2By this we know that we agapē-love the children of God, when we be agapē-loving God and be doing his commandments.
1John 5:3For this is the agapē-love of God, that we be keeping his commandments. And his commandments are not burdensome,
2John 1:4I rejoiced greatly that I found of your children walking in the truth, just as we received the commandment from the father.
2John 1:5And now I ask you, O lady, not as writing to you a new commandment, but what we had from the beginning, that we be agapē-loving one another.
2John 1:6And this is agapē-love, that we be walking according to his commandments. This is the commandment, just as you heard it from the beginning, that you be walking in it.
Rev 12:17And the dragon was enraged with the woman, and he departed to make war with the rest of her seed, those keeping the commandments of God and having the testimony of Iēsous.
Rev 14:12Here is the endurance of the holy ones, those keeping the commandments of God and the faith of Iēsous.
Rev 22:14Blessed are those washing their robes, in order that their authority will be for the tree of zōē-life and that they may enter the gates into the city.