Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

They provoked him to jealousy with strange gods, with abominations provoked they him to anger.

Bible References

Provoked

Deuteronomy 5:9
You must not worship or serve them, for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God. I punish the sons, grandsons, and great-grandsons for the sin of the fathers who reject me,
1 Kings 14:22
Judah did evil in the sight of the Lord. They made him more jealous by their sins than their ancestors had done.
Nahum 1:1
The oracle against Nineveh; the book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite:
1 Corinthians 10:22
Or are we trying to provoke the Lord to jealousy? Are we really stronger than he is?

Abominations

Deuteronomy 7:25
You must burn the images of their gods, but do not covet the silver and gold that covers them so much that you take it for yourself and thus become ensnared by it; for it is abhorrent to the Lord your God.
Leviticus 18:27
for the people who were in the land before you have done all these abominations, and the land has become unclean.
2 Kings 23:13
The king ruined the high places east of Jerusalem, south of the Mount of Destruction, that King Solomon of Israel had built for the detestable Sidonian goddess Astarte, the detestable Moabite god Chemosh, and the horrible Ammonite god Milcom.

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