Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, like unto the abominations of the heathen, whom the LORD had cast out before the children of Israel.
2 Chronicles 28:3
he burned incense in the valley of Ben-hinnom and burned his sons in fire, according to the abominations of the nations whom the Lord had driven out before the sons of Israel.
2 Chronicles 36:14
Furthermore, all the officials of the priests and the people were very unfaithful following all the abominations of the nations; and they defiled the house of the Lord which He had sanctified in Jerusalem.
‘Do not defile yourselves by any of these things; for by all these
the nations which I am casting out before you have become defiled.
‘You are therefore to keep all My statutes and all My ordinances and do them, so that the land to which I am bringing you to
live will not spew you out.
You shall not behave thus toward the Lord your God, for every abominable act which the Lord hates they have done for their gods; for they even burn their sons and daughters in the fire to their gods.
“When you enter the land which the Lord your God gives you, you shall not learn to
imitate the detestable things of those nations.
2 Kings 17:11
and there they burned incense on all the high places as the nations did which the Lord had carried away to exile before them; and they did evil things provoking the Lord.
2 Kings 21:2
He did evil in the sight of the Lord, according to the abominations of the nations whom the Lord dispossessed before the sons of Israel.
shall we again break Your commandments and intermarry with the peoples who commit these abominations? Would You not be angry with us to the point of destruction, until there is no remnant nor any who escape?
But they mingled with the nations
And learned their
And learned their
Thus you will know that I am the Lord; for you have not walked in My statutes nor have you
executed My ordinances, but have acted according to the ordinances of the nations around you.”’”
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