Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And that which cometh into your mind shall not be at all, that ye say, We will be as the heathen, as the families of the countries, to serve wood and stone.

General references

Bible References

That which

Ezekiel 11:5
Then the Spirit of the Lord came on me, and He told me, “You are to say: This is what the Lord says: That is what you are thinking, house of Israel; and I know the thoughts that arise in your mind.
Ezekiel 38:10
“This is what the Lord God says: On that day, thoughts will arise in your mind, and you will devise an evil plan.
Psalm 139:2
You know when I sit down and when I stand up;
You understand my thoughts from far away.
Proverbs 19:21
Many plans are in a man’s heart,
but the Lord’s decree will prevail.
Lamentations 3:37
מ MemWho is there who speaks and it happens,
unless the Lord has ordained it?

We will

1 Samuel 8:5
They said to him, “Look, you are old, and your sons do not follow your example. Therefore, appoint a king to judge us the same as all the other nations have.”
Jeremiah 44:17
Instead, we will do everything we said we would: burn incense to the queen of heaven and offer drink offerings to her just as we, our fathers, our kings, and our officials did in Judah’s cities and in Jerusalem’s streets. Then we had enough food and good things and saw no disaster,
Romans 12:2
Do not be conformed to this age, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may discern what is the good, pleasing, and perfect will of God.

To serve

Deuteronomy 4:28
There you will worship man-made gods of wood and stone, which cannot see, hear, eat, or smell.
Deuteronomy 28:36
“The Lord will bring you and your king that you have appointed to a nation neither you nor your fathers have known, and there you will worship other gods, of wood and stone.
Deuteronomy 29:17
You saw their detestable images and idols made of wood, stone, silver, and gold, which were among them.
Isaiah 37:19
They have thrown their gods into the fire, for they were not gods but made by human hands—wood and stone. So they have destroyed them.
Daniel 5:4
They drank the wine and praised their gods made of gold and silver, bronze, iron, wood, and stone.
Revelation 9:20
The rest of the people, who were not killed by these plagues, did not repent of the works of their hands to stop worshiping demons and idols of gold, silver, bronze, stone, and wood, which are not able to see, hear, or walk.

General references

Jeremiah 23:23
“Am I a God who is only near”—this is the Lord’s declaration—“and not a God who is far away?

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