19 Bible Verses about God Hating Things
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There are six things that the Lord hates, even seven things that are an abomination to him: haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that devises wicked plans, feet that are swift to run to evil,read more.
a false witness who pours out lies, and a person who spreads discord among family members.
The Lord abhors dishonest scales, but an accurate weight is his delight.
But you do have this going for you: You hate what the Nicolaitans practice -- practices I also hate.
You must not erect a sacred pillar, a thing the Lord your God detests.
You must never bring the pay of a female prostitute or the wage of a male prostitute into the temple of the Lord your God in fulfillment of any vow, for both of these are abhorrent to the Lord your God.
For anyone who acts dishonestly in these ways is abhorrent to the Lord your God.
But any creatures that do not have both fins and scales, whether in the seas or in the streams, from all the swarming things of the water and from all the living creatures that are in the water, are detestable to you.
Since they are detestable to you, you must not eat their meat and their carcass you must detest.
Any creature in the water that does not have both fins and scales is detestable to you.
"'Every winged swarming thing that walks on all fours is detestable to you.
But any other winged swarming thing that has four legs is detestable to you.
Every swarming thing that swarms on the land is detestable; it must not be eaten.
You must not sacrifice to him a bull or sheep that has a blemish or any other defect, because that is considered offensive to the Lord your God.
Do not bring any more meaningless offerings; I consider your incense detestable! You observe new moon festivals, Sabbaths, and convocations, but I cannot tolerate sin-stained celebrations! I hate your new moon festivals and assemblies; they are a burden that I am tired of carrying.
You must not worship the Lord your God the way they do! For everything that is abhorrent to him, everything he hates, they have done when worshiping their gods. They even burn up their sons and daughters before their gods!
The sovereign Lord confirms this oath by his very own life. The Lord, the God who commands armies, is speaking: "I despise Jacob's arrogance; I hate their fortresses. I will hand over to their enemies the city of Samaria and everything in it."
Do not plan evil in your hearts against one another. Do not favor a false oath -- these are all things that I hate,' says the Lord."
"I absolutely despise your festivals! I get no pleasure from your religious assemblies!
"I hate divorce," says the Lord God of Israel, "and the one who is guilty of violence," says the Lord who rules over all. "Pay attention to your conscience, and do not be unfaithful."
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