Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For they also built them high places, and images, and groves, on every high hill, and under every green tree.

Bible References

Built

1 Kings 3:2
Save only, that the people were sacrificing in the high places, - because there had not been built a house unto the Name of Yahweh, until those days,
Deuteronomy 12:2
Ye must utterly destroy, all the places where the nations whom ye are dispossessing have served their gods, - Upon the high mountains And upon the hills, And under every green tree;
Isaiah 57:5
Who inflame yourselves With the terebinths, Under every green tree - Slaying the children, In the torrent-valleys, Under the clefts of the crags:
Ezekiel 16:24
That thou didst build thee a brothel, - and didst make thee a height in every broadway:
Ezekiel 20:28
When I brought them into the land as to which I had lifted up mine hand to give it them, then beheld they every high hill and every tangled tree And offered there their sacrifices, And presented there, their provoking gift, And placed there, their satisfying odour, And poured out there, their drink- offerings.

Groves

Micah 5:14
And I will uproot thy Sacred Stems out of thy midst, - and will destroy thy cities:
Deuteronomy 12:2
Ye must utterly destroy, all the places where the nations whom ye are dispossessing have served their gods, - Upon the high mountains And upon the hills, And under every green tree;
2 Kings 17:9
And the sons of Israel did, secretly, things which were not right, against Yahweh their God, - and built for themselves high places in all their cities, from the watchmen's tower, to the fortified city.
2 Kings 21:3
He again built the high places, which Hezekiah his father had destroyed, - and reared altars to Baal, and made a Sacred Stem, as did Ahab, king of Israel, and bowed down to all the army of the heavens, and served them.
2 Chronicles 28:4
And he sacrificed and burnt incense in the high places, and upon the hills, - and under every green tree.
Jeremiah 17:2
So long as their sons remember their altars, and their Sacred Stems, By the green tree, - Upon the high hills,

Under every

Isaiah 57:5
Who inflame yourselves With the terebinths, Under every green tree - Slaying the children, In the torrent-valleys, Under the clefts of the crags:
Jeremiah 3:13
Only, acknowledge thine iniquity, that against Yahweh thy God, hast thou transgressed, - and hast gone hither and thither unto foreigners under every green tree, and unto my voice, ye have not hearkened Declareth Yahweh.