bible verses about Idols

Bible Verses About Idols - God's Word on Worshipping False Gods

The Bible warns against worshipping false gods and putting other things before God. These Bible verses about idols provide guidance on how to avoid this kind of idolatry and stay true to God's Word. From Old Testament to New Testament, God's Word warns against idol worship and provides reassurance that putting our trust and faith in Him is the only way to find true peace and salvation. Let God's Word guide your heart and mind away from the temptations of false gods and towards a closer relationship with the one true God.

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Idols in the Bible

183 Bible Scriptures about Idols

And now, though thou wouldest needs be gone, because thou sore longedst after thy father's house, yet wherefore hast thou stolen my gods?

Genesis, Chapter: 31, Verse: 30

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Thou shalt have no other gods before me.

Exodus, Chapter: 20, Verse: 3

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Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth:

Exodus, Chapter: 20, Verse: 4

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Ye shall not make with me gods of silver, neither shall ye make unto you gods of gold.

Exodus, Chapter: 20, Verse: 23

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Thou shalt not bow down to their gods, nor serve them, nor do after their works: but thou shalt utterly overthrow them, and quite break down their images.

Exodus, Chapter: 23, Verse: 24

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And when the people saw that Moses delayed to come down out of the mount, the people gathered themselves together unto Aaron, and said unto him, Up, make us gods, which shall go before us; for as for this Moses, the man that brought us up out of the land of Egypt, we wot not what is become of him.

Exodus, Chapter: 32, Verse: 1

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And he received them at their hand, and fashioned it with a graving tool, after he had made it a molten calf: and they said, These be thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.

Exodus, Chapter: 32, Verse: 4

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For they said unto me, Make us gods, which shall go before us: for as for this Moses, the man that brought us up out of the land of Egypt, we wot not what is become of him.

Exodus, Chapter: 32, Verse: 23

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And I said unto them, Whosoever hath any gold, let them break it off. So they gave it me: then I cast it into the fire, and there came out this calf.

Exodus, Chapter: 32, Verse: 24

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But ye shall destroy their altars, break their images, and cut down their groves:

Exodus, Chapter: 34, Verse: 13

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Thou shalt make thee no molten gods.

Exodus, Chapter: 34, Verse: 17

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And they shall no more offer their sacrifices unto devils, after whom they have gone a whoring. This shall be a statute for ever unto them throughout their generations.

Leviticus, Chapter: 17, Verse: 7

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Regard not them that have familiar spirits, neither seek after wizards, to be defiled by them: I am the LORD your God.

Leviticus, Chapter: 19, Verse: 31

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Lest ye corrupt yourselves, and make you a graven image, the similitude of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 4, Verse: 16

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And there ye shall serve gods, the work of men's hands, wood and stone, which neither see, nor hear, nor eat, nor smell.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 4, Verse: 28

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Thou shalt not make thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the waters beneath the earth:

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 5, Verse: 8

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Thou shalt not bow down thyself unto them, nor serve them: for I the LORD thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me,

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 5, Verse: 9

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Ye shall not go after other gods, of the gods of the people which are round about you;

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 6, Verse: 14

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The graven images of their gods shall ye burn with fire: thou shalt not desire the silver or gold that is on them, nor take it unto thee, lest thou be snared therein: for it is an abomination to the LORD thy God.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 7, Verse: 25

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Neither shalt thou bring an abomination into thine house, lest thou be a cursed thing like it: but thou shalt utterly detest it, and thou shalt utterly abhor it; for it is a cursed thing.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 7, Verse: 26

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Take heed to thyself that thou be not snared by following them, after that they be destroyed from before thee; and that thou inquire not after their gods, saying, How did these nations serve their gods? even so will I do likewise.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 12, Verse: 30

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Namely, of the gods of the people which are round about you, nigh unto thee, or far off from thee, from the one end of the earth even unto the other end of the earth;

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 13, Verse: 7

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Cursed be the man that maketh any graven or molten image, an abomination unto the LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and putteth it in a secret place. And all the people shall answer and say, Amen.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 27, Verse: 15

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And ye have seen their abominations, and their idols, wood and stone, silver and gold, which were among them:)

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 29, Verse: 17

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Lest there should be among you man, or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart turneth away this day from the LORD our God, to go and serve the gods of these nations; lest there should be among you a root that beareth gall and wormwood;

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 29, Verse: 18

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For they went and served other gods, and worshipped them, gods whom they knew not, and whom he had not given unto them:

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 29, Verse: 26

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And Joshua said unto all the people, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, Your fathers dwelt on the other side of the flood in old time, even Terah, the father of Abraham, and the father of Nachor: and they served other gods.

Joshua, Chapter: 24, Verse: 2

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They chose new gods; then was war in the gates: was there a shield or spear seen among forty thousand in Israel?

Judges, Chapter: 5, Verse: 8

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And it came to pass, as soon as Gideon was dead, that the children of Israel turned again, and went a whoring after Baalim, and made Baalberith their god.

Judges, Chapter: 8, Verse: 33

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Go and cry unto the gods which ye have chosen; let them deliver you in the time of your tribulation.

Judges, Chapter: 10, Verse: 14

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Yet he restored the money unto his mother; and his mother took two hundred shekels of silver, and gave them to the founder, who made thereof a graven image and a molten image: and they were in the house of Micah.

Judges, Chapter: 17, Verse: 4

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And the man Micah had an house of gods, and made an ephod, and teraphim, and consecrated one of his sons, who became his priest.

Judges, Chapter: 17, Verse: 5

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Then answered the five men that went to spy out the country of Laish, and said unto their brethren, Do ye know that there is in these houses an ephod, and teraphim, and a graven image, and a molten image? now therefore consider what ye have to do.

Judges, Chapter: 18, Verse: 14

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And these went into Micah's house, and fetched the carved image, the ephod, and the teraphim, and the molten image. Then said the priest unto them, What do ye?

Judges, Chapter: 18, Verse: 18

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And the priest's heart was glad, and he took the ephod, and the teraphim, and the graven image, and went in the midst of the people.

Judges, Chapter: 18, Verse: 20

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And he said, Ye have taken away my gods which I made, and the priest, and ye are gone away: and what have I more? and what is this that ye say unto me, What aileth thee?

Judges, Chapter: 18, Verse: 24

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And the children of Dan set up the graven image: and Jonathan, the son of Gershom, the son of Manasseh, he and his sons were priests to the tribe of Dan until the day of the captivity of the land.

Judges, Chapter: 18, Verse: 30

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And they set them up Micah's graven image, which he made, all the time that the house of God was in Shiloh.

Judges, Chapter: 18, Verse: 31

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And turn ye not aside: for then should ye go after vain things, which cannot profit nor deliver; for they are vain.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 12, Verse: 21

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And they cut off his head, and stripped off his armour, and sent into the land of the Philistines round about, to publish it in the house of their idols, and among the people.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 31, Verse: 9

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And there they left their images, and David and his men burned them.

2 Samuel, Chapter: 5, Verse: 21

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Of the nations concerning which the LORD said unto the children of Israel, Ye shall not go in to them, neither shall they come in unto you: for surely they will turn away your heart after their gods: Solomon clave unto these in love.

1 Kings, Chapter: 11, Verse: 2

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For Solomon went after Ashtoreth the goddess of the Zidonians, and after Milcom the abomination of the Ammonites.

1 Kings, Chapter: 11, Verse: 5

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Then did Solomon build an high place for Chemosh, the abomination of Moab, in the hill that is before Jerusalem, and for Molech, the abomination of the children of Ammon.

1 Kings, Chapter: 11, Verse: 7

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And likewise did he for all his strange wives, which burnt incense and sacrificed unto their gods.

1 Kings, Chapter: 11, Verse: 8

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Whereupon the king took counsel, and made two calves of gold, and said unto them, It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem: behold thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.

1 Kings, Chapter: 12, Verse: 28

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And Jeroboam ordained a feast in the eighth month, on the fifteenth day of the month, like unto the feast that is in Judah, and he offered upon the altar. So did he in Bethel, sacrificing unto the calves that he had made: and he placed in Bethel the priests of the high places which he had made.

1 Kings, Chapter: 12, Verse: 32

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And he took away the sodomites out of the land, and removed all the idols that his fathers had made.

1 Kings, Chapter: 15, Verse: 12

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And he reared up an altar for Baal in the house of Baal, which he had built in Samaria.

1 Kings, Chapter: 16, Verse: 32

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And Ahaziah fell down through a lattice in his upper chamber that was in Samaria, and was sick: and he sent messengers, and said unto them, Go, inquire of Baalzebub the god of Ekron whether I shall recover of this disease.

2 Kings, Chapter: 1, Verse: 2

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And Jehu said, Proclaim a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

2 Kings, Chapter: 10, Verse: 20

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And they brake down the image of Baal, and brake down the house of Baal, and made it a draught house unto this day.

2 Kings, Chapter: 10, Verse: 27

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But the high places were not taken away: the people still sacrificed and burnt incense in the high places.

2 Kings, Chapter: 12, Verse: 3

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Save that the high places were not removed: the people sacrificed and burnt incense still on the high places.

2 Kings, Chapter: 15, Verse: 4

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And he sacrificed and burnt incense in the high places, and on the hills, and under every green tree.

2 Kings, Chapter: 16, Verse: 4

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And they set them up images and groves in every high hill, and under every green tree:

2 Kings, Chapter: 17, Verse: 10

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Howbeit every nation made gods of their own, and put them in the houses of the high places which the Samaritans had made, every nation in their cities wherein they dwelt.

2 Kings, Chapter: 17, Verse: 29

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So they feared the LORD, and made unto themselves of the lowest of them priests of the high places, which sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places.

2 Kings, Chapter: 17, Verse: 32

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So these nations feared the LORD, and served their graven images, both their children, and their children's children: as did their fathers, so do they unto this day.

2 Kings, Chapter: 17, Verse: 41

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He removed the high places, and brake the images, and cut down the groves, and brake in pieces the brasen serpent that Moses had made: for unto those days the children of Israel did burn incense to it: and he called it Nehushtan.

2 Kings, Chapter: 18, Verse: 4

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Where are the gods of Hamath, and of Arpad? where are the gods of Sepharvaim, Hena, and Ivah? have they delivered Samaria out of mine hand?

2 Kings, Chapter: 18, Verse: 34

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And have cast their gods into the fire: for they were no gods, but the work of men's hands, wood and stone: therefore they have destroyed them.

2 Kings, Chapter: 19, Verse: 18

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And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the LORD.

2 Kings, Chapter: 21, Verse: 5

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And the high places that were before Jerusalem, which were on the right hand of the mount of corruption, which Solomon the king of Israel had builded for Ashtoreth the abomination of the Zidonians, and for Chemosh the abomination of the Moabites, and for Milcom the abomination of the children of Ammon, did the king defile.

2 Kings, Chapter: 23, Verse: 13

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And he brake in pieces the images, and cut down the groves, and filled their places with the bones of men.

2 Kings, Chapter: 23, Verse: 14

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And when they had stripped him, they took his head, and his armour, and sent into the land of the Philistines round about, to carry tidings unto their idols, and to the people.

1 Chronicles, Chapter: 10, Verse: 9

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And they put his armour in the house of their gods, and fastened his head in the temple of Dagon.

1 Chronicles, Chapter: 10, Verse: 10

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But if ye turn away, and forsake my statutes and my commandments, which I have set before you, and shall go and serve other gods, and worship them;

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 7, Verse: 19

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And now ye think to withstand the kingdom of the LORD in the hand of the sons of David; and ye be a great multitude, and there are with you golden calves, which Jeroboam made you for gods.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 13, Verse: 8

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And they left the house of the LORD God of their fathers, and served groves and idols: and wrath came upon Judah and Jerusalem for this their trespass.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 24, Verse: 18

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Now it came to pass, after that Amaziah was come from the slaughter of the Edomites, that he brought the gods of the children of Seir, and set them up to be his gods, and bowed down himself before them, and burned incense unto them.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 25, Verse: 14

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For he walked in the ways of the kings of Israel, and made also molten images for Baalim.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 28, Verse: 2

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He sacrificed also and burnt incense in the high places, and on the hills, and under every green tree.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 28, Verse: 4

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For he sacrificed unto the gods of Damascus, which smote him: and he said, Because the gods of the kings of Syria help them, therefore will I sacrifice to them, that they may help me. But they were the ruin of him, and of all Israel.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 28, Verse: 23

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And they spake against the God of Jerusalem, as against the gods of the people of the earth, which were the work of the hands of man.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 32, Verse: 19

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And they brake down the altars of Baalim in his presence; and the images, that were on high above them, he cut down; and the groves, and the carved images, and the molten images, he brake in pieces, and made dust of them, and strowed it upon the graves of them that had sacrificed unto them.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 34, Verse: 4

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Also Cyrus the king brought forth the vessels of the house of the LORD, which Nebuchadnezzar had brought forth out of Jerusalem, and had put them in the house of his gods;

Ezra, Chapter: 1, Verse: 7

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Thus they changed their glory into the similitude of an ox that eateth grass.

Psalm, Chapter: 106, Verse: 20

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They joined themselves also unto Baalpeor, and ate the sacrifices of the dead.

Psalm, Chapter: 106, Verse: 28

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But were mingled among the heathen, and learned their works.

Psalm, Chapter: 106, Verse: 35

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Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Psalm, Chapter: 115, Verse: 4

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They have hands, but they handle not: feet have they, but they walk not: neither speak they through their throat.

Psalm, Chapter: 115, Verse: 7

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The fool foldeth his hands together, and eateth his own flesh.

Ecclesiastes, Chapter: 4, Verse: 5

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For they shall be ashamed of the oaks which ye have desired, and ye shall be confounded for the gardens that ye have chosen.

Isaiah, Chapter: 1, Verse: 29

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Their land also is full of idols; they worship the work of their own hands, that which their own fingers have made:

Isaiah, Chapter: 2, Verse: 8

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And the idols he shall utterly abolish.

Isaiah, Chapter: 2, Verse: 18

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In that day a man shall cast his idols of silver, and his idols of gold, which they made each one for himself to worship, to the moles and to the bats;

Isaiah, Chapter: 2, Verse: 20

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As my hand hath found the kingdoms of the idols, and whose graven images did excel them of Jerusalem and of Samaria;

Isaiah, Chapter: 10, Verse: 10

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And he shall not look to the altars, the work of his hands, neither shall respect that which his fingers have made, either the groves, or the images.

Isaiah, Chapter: 17, Verse: 8

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Ye shall defile also the covering of thy graven images of silver, and the ornament of thy molten images of gold: thou shalt cast them away as a menstruous cloth; thou shalt say unto it, Get thee hence.

Isaiah, Chapter: 30, Verse: 22

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And have cast their gods into the fire: for they were no gods, but the work of men's hands, wood and stone: therefore they have destroyed them.

Isaiah, Chapter: 37, Verse: 19

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The workman melteth a graven image, and the goldsmith spreadeth it over with gold, and casteth silver chains.

Isaiah, Chapter: 40, Verse: 19

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He that is so impoverished that he hath no oblation chooseth a tree that will not rot; he seeketh unto him a cunning workman to prepare a graven image, that shall not be moved.

Isaiah, Chapter: 40, Verse: 20

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Behold, ye are of nothing, and your work of nought: an abomination is he that chooseth you.

Isaiah, Chapter: 41, Verse: 24

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Behold, they are all vanity; their works are nothing: their molten images are wind and confusion.

Isaiah, Chapter: 41, Verse: 29

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They shall be turned back, they shall be greatly ashamed, that trust in graven images, that say to the molten images, Ye are our gods.

Isaiah, Chapter: 42, Verse: 17

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They that make a graven image are all of them vanity; and their delectable things shall not profit; and they are their own witnesses; they see not, nor know; that they may be ashamed.

Isaiah, Chapter: 44, Verse: 9

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Who hath formed a god, or molten a graven image that is profitable for nothing?

Isaiah, Chapter: 44, Verse: 10

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And none considereth in his heart, neither is there knowledge nor understanding to say, I have burned part of it in the fire; yea, also I have baked bread upon the coals thereof; I have roasted flesh, and eaten it: and shall I make the residue thereof an abomination? shall I fall down to the stock of a tree?

Isaiah, Chapter: 44, Verse: 19

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They shall be ashamed, and also confounded, all of them: they shall go to confusion together that are makers of idols.

Isaiah, Chapter: 45, Verse: 16

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Bel boweth down, Nebo stoopeth, their idols were upon the beasts, and upon the cattle: your carriages were heavy loaden; they are a burden to the weary beast.

Isaiah, Chapter: 46, Verse: 1

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They lavish gold out of the bag, and weigh silver in the balance, and hire a goldsmith; and he maketh it a god: they fall down, yea, they worship.

Isaiah, Chapter: 46, Verse: 6

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I have even from the beginning declared it to thee; before it came to pass I shewed it thee: lest thou shouldest say, Mine idol hath done them, and my graven image, and my molten image, hath commanded them.

Isaiah, Chapter: 48, Verse: 5

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But ye are they that forsake the LORD, that forget my holy mountain, that prepare a table for that troop, and that furnish the drink offering unto that number.

Isaiah, Chapter: 65, Verse: 11

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Hath a nation changed their gods, which are yet no gods? but my people have changed their glory for that which doth not profit.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 2, Verse: 11

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Withhold thy foot from being unshod, and thy throat from thirst: but thou saidst, There is no hope: no; for I have loved strangers, and after them will I go.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 2, Verse: 25

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Saying to a stock, Thou art my father; and to a stone, Thou hast brought me forth: for they have turned their back unto me, and not their face: but in the time of their trouble they will say, Arise, and save us.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 2, Verse: 27

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But where are thy gods that thou hast made thee? let them arise, if they can save thee in the time of thy trouble: for according to the number of thy cities are thy gods, O Judah.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 2, Verse: 28

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The LORD said also unto me in the days of Josiah the king, Hast thou seen that which backsliding Israel hath done? she is gone up upon every high mountain and under every green tree, and there hath played the harlot.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 3, Verse: 6

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Will ye steal, murder, and commit adultery, and swear falsely, and burn incense unto Baal, and walk after other gods whom ye know not;

Jeremiah, Chapter: 7, Verse: 9

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But have walked after the imagination of their own heart, and after Baalim, which their fathers taught them:

Jeremiah, Chapter: 9, Verse: 14

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Thus saith the LORD, Learn not the way of the heathen, and be not dismayed at the signs of heaven; for the heathen are dismayed at them.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 10, Verse: 2

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For the customs of the people are vain: for one cutteth a tree out of the forest, the work of the hands of the workman, with the axe.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 10, Verse: 3

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They are upright as the palm tree, but speak not: they must needs be borne, because they cannot go. Be not afraid of them; for they cannot do evil, neither also is it in them to do good.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 10, Verse: 5

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Every man is brutish in his knowledge: every founder is confounded by the graven image: for his molten image is falsehood, and there is no breath in them.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 10, Verse: 14

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Then shall the cities of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem go, and cry unto the gods unto whom they offer incense: but they shall not save them at all in the time of their trouble.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 11, Verse: 12

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For according to the number of thy cities were thy gods, O Judah; and according to the number of the streets of Jerusalem have ye set up altars to that shameful thing, even altars to burn incense unto Baal.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 11, Verse: 13

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Shall a man make gods unto himself, and they are no gods?

Jeremiah, Chapter: 16, Verse: 20

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And the houses of Jerusalem, and the houses of the kings of Judah, shall be defiled as the place of Tophet, because of all the houses upon whose roofs they have burned incense unto all the host of heaven, and have poured out drink offerings unto other gods.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 19, Verse: 13

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Which think to cause my people to forget my name by their dreams which they tell every man to his neighbour, as their fathers have forgotten my name for Baal.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 23, Verse: 27

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And they built the high places of Baal, which are in the valley of the son of Hinnom, to cause their sons and their daughters to pass through the fire unto Molech; which I commanded them not, neither came it into my mind, that they should do this abomination, to cause Judah to sin.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 32, Verse: 35

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In that ye provoke me unto wrath with the works of your hands, burning incense unto other gods in the land of Egypt, whither ye be gone to dwell, that ye might cut yourselves off, and that ye might be a curse and a reproach among all the nations of the earth?

Jeremiah, Chapter: 44, Verse: 8

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But we will certainly do whatsoever thing goeth forth out of our own mouth, to burn incense unto the queen of heaven, and to pour out drink offerings unto her, as we have done, we, and our fathers, our kings, and our princes, in the cities of Judah, and in the streets of Jerusalem: for then had we plenty of victuals, and were well, and saw no evil.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 44, Verse: 17

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But since we left off to burn incense to the queen of heaven, and to pour out drink offerings unto her, we have wanted all things, and have been consumed by the sword and by the famine.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 44, Verse: 18

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And when we burned incense to the queen of heaven, and poured out drink offerings unto her, did we make her cakes to worship her, and pour out drink offerings unto her, without our men?

Jeremiah, Chapter: 44, Verse: 19

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And Moab shall be ashamed of Chemosh, as the house of Israel was ashamed of Bethel their confidence.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 48, Verse: 13

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Moreover I will cause to cease in Moab, saith the LORD, him that offereth in the high places, and him that burneth incense to his gods.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 48, Verse: 35

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A drought is upon her waters; and they shall be dried up: for it is the land of graven images, and they are mad upon their idols.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 50, Verse: 38

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Every man is brutish by his knowledge; every founder is confounded by the graven image: for his molten image is falsehood, and there is no breath in them.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 51, Verse: 17

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So I went in and saw; and behold every form of creeping things, and abominable beasts, and all the idols of the house of Israel, pourtrayed upon the wall round about.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 8, Verse: 10

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Then he brought me to the door of the gate of the LORD'S house which was toward the north; and, behold, there sat women weeping for Tammuz.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 8, Verse: 14

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Son of man, these men have set up their idols in their heart, and put the stumblingblock of their iniquity before their face: should I be inquired of at all by them?

Ezekiel, Chapter: 14, Verse: 3

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For every one of the house of Israel, or of the stranger that sojourneth in Israel, which separateth himself from me, and setteth up his idols in his heart, and putteth the stumblingblock of his iniquity before his face, and cometh to a prophet to inquire of him concerning me; I the LORD will answer him by myself:

Ezekiel, Chapter: 14, Verse: 7

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And of thy garments thou didst take, and deckedst thy high places with divers colours, and playedst the harlot thereupon: the like things shall not come, neither shall it be so.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 16, Verse: 16

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Thou hast also taken thy fair jewels of my gold and of my silver, which I had given thee, and madest to thyself images of men, and didst commit whoredom with them,

Ezekiel, Chapter: 16, Verse: 17

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That thou hast also built unto thee an eminent place, and hast made thee an high place in every street.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 16, Verse: 24

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And hath not eaten upon the mountains, neither hath lifted up his eyes to the idols of the house of Israel, neither hath defiled his neighbour's wife, neither hath come near to a menstruous woman,

Ezekiel, Chapter: 18, Verse: 6

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And that which cometh into your mind shall not be at all, that ye say, We will be as the heathen, as the families of the countries, to serve wood and stone.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 20, Verse: 32

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As for you, O house of Israel, thus saith the Lord GOD; Go ye, serve ye every one his idols, and hereafter also, if ye will not hearken unto me: but pollute ye my holy name no more with your gifts, and with your idols.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 20, Verse: 39

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And that she increased her whoredoms: for when she saw men pourtrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans pourtrayed with vermilion,

Ezekiel, Chapter: 23, Verse: 14

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For when they had slain their children to their idols, then they came the same day into my sanctuary to profane it; and, lo, thus have they done in the midst of mine house.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 23, Verse: 39

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Then will I sprinkle clean water upon you, and ye shall be clean: from all your filthiness, and from all your idols, will I cleanse you.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 36, Verse: 25

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Nebuchadnezzar the king made an image of gold, whose height was threescore cubits, and the breadth thereof six cubits: he set it up in the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon.

Daniel, Chapter: 3, Verse: 1

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Then the princes, the governors, and captains, the judges, the treasurers, the counsellers, the sheriffs, and all the rulers of the provinces, were gathered together unto the dedication of the image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up; and they stood before the image that Nebuchadnezzar had set up.

Daniel, Chapter: 3, Verse: 3

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But in his estate shall he honour the God of forces: and a god whom his fathers knew not shall he honour with gold, and silver, and with precious stones, and pleasant things.

Daniel, Chapter: 11, Verse: 38

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For I will take away the names of Baalim out of her mouth, and they shall no more be remembered by their name.

Hosea, Chapter: 2, Verse: 17

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My people ask counsel at their stocks, and their staff declareth unto them: for the spirit of whoredoms hath caused them to err, and they have gone a whoring from under their God.

Hosea, Chapter: 4, Verse: 12

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They sacrifice upon the tops of the mountains, and burn incense upon the hills, under oaks and poplars and elms, because the shadow thereof is good: therefore your daughters shall commit whoredom, and your spouses shall commit adultery.

Hosea, Chapter: 4, Verse: 13

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Ephraim is joined to idols: let him alone.

Hosea, Chapter: 4, Verse: 17

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Ephraim also is like a silly dove without heart: they call to Egypt, they go to Assyria.

Hosea, Chapter: 7, Verse: 11

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For from Israel was it also: the workman made it; therefore it is not God: but the calf of Samaria shall be broken in pieces.

Hosea, Chapter: 8, Verse: 6

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Because Ephraim hath made many altars to sin, altars shall be unto him to sin.

Hosea, Chapter: 8, Verse: 11

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I found Israel like grapes in the wilderness; I saw your fathers as the firstripe in the fig tree at her first time: but they went to Baalpeor, and separated themselves unto that shame; and their abominations were according as they loved.

Hosea, Chapter: 9, Verse: 10

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Israel is an empty vine, he bringeth forth fruit unto himself: according to the multitude of his fruit he hath increased the altars; according to the goodness of his land they have made goodly images.

Hosea, Chapter: 10, Verse: 1

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Their heart is divided; now shall they be found faulty: he shall break down their altars, he shall spoil their images.

Hosea, Chapter: 10, Verse: 2

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The inhabitants of Samaria shall fear because of the calves of Bethaven: for the people thereof shall mourn over it, and the priests thereof that rejoiced on it, for the glory thereof, because it is departed from it.

Hosea, Chapter: 10, Verse: 5

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But ye have borne the tabernacle of your Moloch and Chiun your images, the star of your god, which ye made to yourselves.

Amos, Chapter: 5, Verse: 26

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They that swear by the sin of Samaria, and say, Thy god, O Dan, liveth; and, The manner of Beersheba liveth; even they shall fall, and never rise up again.

Amos, Chapter: 8, Verse: 14

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They that observe lying vanities forsake their own mercy.

Jonah, Chapter: 2, Verse: 8

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Thy graven images also will I cut off, and thy standing images out of the midst of thee; and thou shalt no more worship the work of thine hands.

Micah, Chapter: 5, Verse: 13

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What profiteth the graven image that the maker thereof hath graven it; the molten image, and a teacher of lies, that the maker of his work trusteth therein, to make dumb idols?

Habakkuk, Chapter: 2, Verse: 18

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Woe unto him that saith to the wood, Awake; to the dumb stone, Arise, it shall teach! Behold, it is laid over with gold and silver, and there is no breath at all in the midst of it.

Habakkuk, Chapter: 2, Verse: 19

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And them that worship the host of heaven upon the housetops; and them that worship and that swear by the LORD, and that swear by Malcham;

Zephaniah, Chapter: 1, Verse: 5

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No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon.

Matthew, Chapter: 6, Verse: 24

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Saying unto Aaron, Make us gods to go before us: for as for this Moses, which brought us out of the land of Egypt, we wot not what is become of him.

Acts, Chapter: 7, Verse: 40

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And they made a calf in those days, and offered sacrifice unto the idol, and rejoiced in the works of their own hands.

Acts, Chapter: 7, Verse: 41

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Yea, ye took up the tabernacle of Moloch, and the star of your god Remphan, figures which ye made to worship them: and I will carry you away beyond Babylon.

Acts, Chapter: 7, Verse: 43

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And the people gave a shout, saying, It is the voice of a god, and not of a man.

Acts, Chapter: 12, Verse: 22

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And with these sayings scarce restrained they the people, that they had not done sacrifice unto them.

Acts, Chapter: 14, Verse: 18

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Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry.

Acts, Chapter: 17, Verse: 16

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Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars' hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious.

Acts, Chapter: 17, Verse: 22

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Moreover ye see and hear, that not alone at Ephesus, but almost throughout all Asia, this Paul hath persuaded and turned away much people, saying that they be no gods, which are made with hands:

Acts, Chapter: 19, Verse: 26

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But when they knew that he was a Jew, all with one voice about the space of two hours cried out, Great is Diana of the Ephesians.

Acts, Chapter: 19, Verse: 34

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And changed the glory of the uncorruptible God into an image made like to corruptible man, and to birds, and fourfooted beasts, and creeping things.

Romans, Chapter: 1, Verse: 23

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For though there be that are called gods, whether in heaven or in earth, (as there be gods many, and lords many,)

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 8, Verse: 5

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Howbeit there is not in every man that knowledge: for some with conscience of the idol unto this hour eat it as a thing offered unto an idol; and their conscience being weak is defiled.

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 8, Verse: 7

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For if any man see thee which hast knowledge sit at meat in the idol's temple, shall not the conscience of him which is weak be emboldened to eat those things which are offered to idols;

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 8, Verse: 10

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Neither be ye idolaters, as were some of them; as it is written, The people sat down to eat and drink, and rose up to play.

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 10, Verse: 7

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Wherefore, my dearly beloved, flee from idolatry.

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 10, Verse: 14

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What say I then? that the idol is any thing, or that which is offered in sacrifice to idols is any thing?

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 10, Verse: 19

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Ye know that ye were Gentiles, carried away unto these dumb idols, even as ye were led.

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 12, Verse: 2

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Howbeit then, when ye knew not God, ye did service unto them which by nature are no gods.

Galatians, Chapter: 4, Verse: 8

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But I have a few things against thee, because thou hast there them that hold the doctrine of Balaam, who taught Balac to cast a stumblingblock before the children of Israel, to eat things sacrificed unto idols, and to commit fornication.

Revelation, Chapter: 2, Verse: 14

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