Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


After the doings of the land of Egypt, wherein ye dwelt, shall ye not do: and after the doings of the land of Canaan, whither I bring you, shall ye not do: neither shall ye walk in their ordinances.

Bible References

The doings

Psalm 106:35
but mingled themselves with the nations, and learned their works,
Ezekiel 20:7
And I said to them, Cast ye away every man the abominations of his eyes, and do not defile yourselves with the idols of Egypt. I am LORD your God.
Ezekiel 23:8
Neither has she left her whoredoms since Egypt. For in her youth they lay with her, and they handled the bosom of her virginity, and they poured out their whoredom upon her.
Ephesians 5:7
Do not become ye therefore partakers with them.
1 Peter 4:2
in order to live the remaining time in flesh, no longer by lusts of men, but by the will of God.

And after

Leviticus 20:23
And ye shall not walk in the customs of the nation which I cast out before you, for they did all these things, and therefore I abhorred them.
Exodus 23:24
Thou shall not bow down to their gods, nor serve them, nor do after their works, but thou shall utterly overthrow them, and break their pillars in pieces.
Deuteronomy 12:4
Ye shall not do so to LORD your God.
Jeremiah 10:2
Thus says LORD: Learn not the way of the nations, and be not dismayed at the signs of heaven, for the nations are dismayed at them.
Romans 12:2
And be not conformed to this age, but be ye transformed by the renewal of your mind, for ye to approve what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God.