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tenet (noun) principle or belief [religious, political, etc.]
A tenet is a belief or principle, especially one that is a part of large set of principles or beliefs. The tenets of Christianity are the principles of Christianity.
- Tenets of Christianity and Islam prohibit idol-worship. The principles of these two religions are strictly against worshipping of God in any form.
- Islamic terrorists forget that violence is against the tenets of Islam. They do not realize that the principle of Islam do not support violence.