'Strange' in the Bible
You are not to offer strange incense, a burnt offering, or a grain offering on it, nor are you to pour out a libation on it.
You must neither have a foreign god over you or worship a strange god.
Your eyes will see strange things, and with slurred words you'll speak what you really believe.
For the LORD will stand upon Mount Perazim, he will rouse himself in the Valley of Gibeon; to carry out his work his strange deed, and to perform his task his alien task!
A strange people will inhabit Ashdod, and I will eliminate the arrogance of Philistia.
It sounds rather strange to our ears, and we would like to know what it means."
If you call "Father" the one who judges everyone impartially according to what they have done, you must live in reverent fear as long as you are strangers in a strange land.
Dear friends, do not be surprised by the fiery ordeal that is taking place among you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you.