Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

They drank wine, and praised the gods of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone.

Bible References

Praised

Daniel 5:23
but hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of the heavens; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy nobles, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; and thou hast praised the gods of silver and gold, of brass, iron, wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified:
Daniel 4:37
Now I Nebuchadnezzar praise and extol and honour the King of the heavens, all whose works are truth, and his paths judgment: and those that walk in pride he is able to abase.
Judges 16:23
Now the lords of the Philistines gathered to offer a great sacrifice to Dagon their god, and to rejoice; for they said, "Our god has given Samson our enemy into our hand."
Isaiah 42:8
I am Jehovah, that is my name; and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise to graven images.
Hosea 2:8
And she did not know that I had given her the corn and the new wine and the oil, and had multiplied to her the silver and gold, which they employed for Baal.
Revelation 9:20
And the rest of men who were not killed with these plagues repented not of the works of their hands, that they should not worship demons, and the golden and silver and brazen and stone and wooden idols, which can neither see nor hear nor walk.

Of gold

Daniel 3:1
Nebuchadnezzar the king made an image of gold, whose height was sixty cubits, and its breadth six cubits; he set it up in the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon.
Psalm 115:4
Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands:
Psalm 135:15
The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men's hands:
Isaiah 40:19
The workman casteth a graven image, and the goldsmith spreadeth it over with gold, and casteth silver chains for it.
Isaiah 42:17
They shall be turned back, they shall be covered with shame, that confide in graven images, that say to the molten images, Ye are our gods.
Isaiah 46:6
They lavish gold out of the bag, and weigh silver in the balance; they hire a goldsmith, and he maketh it a god: they fall down, yea, they worship.
Jeremiah 10:4
they deck it with silver and with gold; they fasten it with nails and with hammers, that it move not.
Habakkuk 2:19
Woe unto him that saith to the wood, Awake! to the dumb stone, Arise! Shall it teach? Behold it is overlaid with gold and silver, and there is no breath at all in the midst of it.
Acts 17:29
Being therefore the offspring of God, we ought not to think that which is divine to be like gold or silver or stone, the graven form of man's art and imagination.
Acts 19:24
For a certain man by name Demetrius, a silver-beater, making silver temples of Artemis, brought no small gain to the artisans;
Revelation 9:20
And the rest of men who were not killed with these plagues repented not of the works of their hands, that they should not worship demons, and the golden and silver and brazen and stone and wooden idols, which can neither see nor hear nor walk.

General references

Exodus 20:23
Ye shall not make beside me gods of silver, and ye shall not make to you gods of gold.
1 Kings 1:49
And all Adonijah's guests were afraid, and rose up and went every man his way.
Proverbs 31:4
It is not for kings, Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine, nor for rulers to say, Where is the strong drink?