Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As they called them, so they went from them: they sacrificed unto Baalim, and burned incense to graven images.
Ephraim feeds on wind, and follows after the east wind: he daily increases lies and desolation; and they do make a covenant with the Assyrians, and oil is carried into Egypt.
And now they sin more and more, and have made them molten images of their silver, and idols according to their own understanding, all of it the work of craftsmen: they say of them, Let the men that sacrifice kiss the calves.
Yet let no man strive, nor reprove another: for your people are as they that strive with the priest.
So I gave them up unto their own hearts' lust: and they walked in their own counsels.
Let them alone: they are blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
He that is unjust, let him be unjust still: and he that is filthy, let him be filthy still: and he that is righteous, let him be righteous still: and he that is holy, let him be holy still.