Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Neither be ye idolaters, as were some of them; as it is written, The people sat down to eat and drink, and rose up to play.

The people

Bible References


1 Corinthians 14:20
Brothers, be not children in understanding, howbeit in malice be ye children; but in understanding be perfect.
1 Corinthians 5:11
But now I have written unto you not to associate with anyone calling himself a brother if he is a fornicator or covetous or an idolater or a railer or a drunkard or an extortioner; with such a one do not even eat.
1 Corinthians 6:9
Know ye not that the unjust shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not err: neither fornicators nor idolaters nor adulterers nor effeminate nor homosexuals
1 Corinthians 8:7
Howbeit there is not in everyone that knowledge, for some with conscience of the idol unto now, eat it as a thing offered unto an idol, and their conscience being weak is defiled.
Deuteronomy 9:12
And the LORD said unto me, Arise, go down quickly from here, for thy people which thou hast brought forth out of Egypt have corrupted themselves; they are quickly turned aside out of the way which I commanded them; they have made themselves a molten image.
Psalm 106:19
They made a calf in Horeb and worshipped the molten image.
1 John 5:21
Little children, keep yourselves from idols. Amen.

The people

Exodus 32:6
And they rose up early on the next day and offered burnt offerings and brought peace offerings; and the people sat down to eat and to drink and rose up to play.

General references

Psalm 106:19
They made a calf in Horeb and worshipped the molten image.
Proverbs 5:14
I have been in almost every kind of evil, in the midst of society and of the congregation.
Ezekiel 20:36
Like as I litigated with your fathers in the wilderness of the land of Egypt, so I will litigate with you, said the Lord GOD.