Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In their setting of their threshold by my thresholds, and their post by my posts, and the wall between me and them, they have even defiled my holy name by their abominations that they have committed: wherefore I have consumed them in mine anger.
So as I live,’ declares the Lord God, ‘surely, because you have
defiled My sanctuary with all your detestable idols and with all your abominations, therefore I will also withdraw, and My eye will have no pity and I will not spare.
He stretched out the form of a hand and caught me by a lock of my head; and the
Spirit lifted me up between earth and heaven and brought me in the visions of God to Jerusalem, to the entrance of the north gate of the inner court, where the seat of the idol of jealousy, which provokes to jealousy, was located.
For when they had slaughtered their children for their idols, they entered My
sanctuary on the same day to profane it; and lo, thus they did within My house.
when you brought in
foreigners, uncircumcised in heart and uncircumcised in flesh, to be in My sanctuary to profane it, even My house, when you offered My food, the fat and the blood; for they made My covenant void—this in addition to all your abominations.
2 Kings 16:14
The bronze altar, which was before the Lord, he brought from the front of the house, from between his altar and the house of the Lord, and he put it on the north side of his altar.
2 Kings 21:4
He built altars in the house of the Lord, of which the Lord had said, “ In Jerusalem I will put My name.”
2 Kings 23:11
He did away with the horses which the kings of Judah had given to the
sun, at the entrance of the house of the Lord, by the chamber of Nathan-melech the official, which was in the precincts; and he burned the chariots of the sun with fire.
2 Chronicles 33:4
He built altars in the house of the Lord of which the Lord had said, “My name shall be in Jerusalem forever.”
You shall not make other gods besides Me; gods of silver or gods of gold, you shall not make for yourselves.