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|The “how” of their worship (focusing on man-made idols) was completely wrong, |
and it therefore affected the “who” of their worship. God's desire is that our focus
be solely on Him because He is a jealous God. To focus our attention on any ...
|The first is the demand that Israel worship only YHVH: “You shall have no other |
gods besides Me” (Exod. ... from the worship of the one true God by seducing the
worshipper into believing that the idols themselves have a measure of divinity.
|It resembles, in some measure, the fairs at home ; playthings, sweetmeats, &c. |
are sold ; and the bastle and confusion are ... variety of inferior Idols, which I have
omitted to mention : suffice it to say, that, among all the Idols which they worship,
|... critical, and systematical description of other objects ... an explication of the |
applelative terms ... the whole ... serving in a great measure, as a concordance to
the Bible. ... The Hebrews never had any idols of their own; but they adopted
those of the nations around. Their readiness to worship the golden calf at Sinai,
strongly induces one to think they had practised that abomination in Egypt, Exod.
|But such idolatry is often soon checked and ends in disappointment ; and the idol |
worshipper is corrected by a more ... On the contrary, all perceptions, as well of
the sense as of the mind, are according to the measure of the individual and not ...
|My father was an idol worshipper, and my life was miserable until 1987 when |
God delivered me. ... Offspring who achieve some measure of success in life will
be brought down at one point or the other, because God is a jealous God "visiting
Bernadette Filotas - 2005 - 438 pages
|stantia that many Sardinians continued to offer sacrifices to idols "in the depraved |
manner of pagans" after paying a bribe to ... Writing to the bishop of Sardinia four
years later, he recommended vigilance and harsh measures against those who
venerated idols or soothsayers.111 In his ... it was enough to say that Sisinnius
was a "venerator and worshipper" of idols, who placed an idol in his own house.
|... of Scripture history, chronology, and divinity, and serving in a great measure as |
a concordance to the Bible John Brown ... Not only is the worship of idols hateful
in itself, rendering men odious to God ; but is often attended with a variety of ...
|And the point is a strong one: there is also a supernatural power behind idol |
worship, only it is Satanic power. "Devils" (Greek ... 9, above) is involved here:
tempting the Lord beyond measure, thus provoking Him to jealous wrath. "God
|... that the Christians had idols and ima es of * their own, whom they valued, and |
ador'd and worship'd -. and looking up and 40. espyin the image of S. Sebastim
whom Asifonsuz had in great veneration hanging byghis bed side,they pointed at