QUOTES FROM THE BIBLE ABOUT IDOLATRY

Exodus 20:3-5 – “You shall have no other gods before me. You shall not make for yourself an idol or worship any other god.”

1 Corinthians 10:14 – “Therefore, my dear friends, flee from idolatry.”

Deuteronomy 4:15-16 – “Therefore, watch yourselves very carefully, so that you do not become corrupt and make for yourselves an idol, an image of any shape.”

1 John 5:21 – “Dear children, keep yourselves from idols.”

Leviticus 26:1 – “Do not make idols or set up an image or a sacred stone for yourselves, and do not place a carved stone in your land to bow down before it. I am the Lord your God.”

Jeremiah 10:14 – “Everyone is senseless and without knowledge; every goldsmith is shamed by his idols. The images he makes are a fraud; they have no breath in them.”

Acts 17:29 – “Therefore since we are God’s offspring, we should not think that the divine being is like gold or silver or stone—an image made by human design and skill.”

Isaiah 42:8 – “I am the Lord; that is my name! I will not yield my glory to another or my praise to idols.”

Deuteronomy 7:25 – “The images of their gods you are to burn in the fire.”

Colossians 3:5 – “Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry.”

Isaiah 44:9-10 – “All who make idols are nothing, and the things they treasure are worthless. Those who would speak up for them are blind; they are ignorant, to their own shame.”

1 Samuel 15:23 – “For rebellion is like the sin of divination, and arrogance like the evil of idolatry.”

Psalm 135:15-17 – “The idols of the nations are silver and gold, made by human hands. They have mouths, but cannot speak, eyes, but cannot see. They have ears, but cannot hear, nor is there breath in their mouths.”

2 Chronicles 15:8 – “When Asa heard these words and the prophecy of Azariah son of Oded the prophet, he took courage. He removed the detestable idols from the whole land of Judah and Benjamin and from the towns he had captured in the hills of Ephraim. He repaired the altar of the Lord that was in front of the portico of the Lord’s temple.”

Revelation 9:20 – “The rest of mankind who were not killed by these plagues still did not repent of the work of their hands; they did not stop worshiping demons, and idols of gold, silver, bronze, stone and wood—idols that cannot see or hear or walk.” IMPORTANCE OF SAYING SORRY QUOTES

Psalm 115:4-8 – “But their idols are silver and gold, made by human hands. They have mouths, but cannot speak, eyes, but cannot see. They have ears, but cannot hear, noses, but cannot smell. They have hands, but cannot feel, feet, but cannot walk, nor can they utter a sound with their throats. Those who make them will be like them, and so will all who trust in them.”

Ezekiel 14:3 – “Son of man, these men have set up idols in their hearts and put wicked stumbling blocks before their faces. Should I let them inquire of me at all?”

1 Chronicles 16:26 – “For all the gods of the nations are idols, but the Lord made the heavens.”

Isaiah 2:8 – “Their land is full of idols; they bow down to the work of their hands, to what their fingers have made.”

Jeremiah 16:20 – “Can a man make gods for himself? Such are not gods!”

Hosea 4:12 – “They consult a wooden idol and are answered by a stick of wood. A spirit of prostitution leads them astray; they are unfaithful to their God.”

2 Kings 17:12 – “They worshiped idols, though the Lord had said, ‘You shall not do this.'”

Isaiah 44:18 – “Such a person feeds on ashes; a deluded heart misleads him; he cannot save himself, or say, ‘Is not this thing in my right hand a lie?'”

Deuteronomy 27:15 – “Cursed is anyone who makes an idol—a thing detestable to the Lord, the work of skilled hands—and sets it up in secret.”

Jonah 2:8 – “Those who cling to worthless idols turn away from God’s love for them.”

2 Corinthians 6:16 – “What agreement is there between the temple of God and idols? For we are the temple of the living God.”

Habakkuk 2:18 – “Of what value is an idol carved by a craftsman? Or an image that teaches lies?”

Zechariah 10:2 – “The idols speak deceitfully, diviners see visions that lie; they tell dreams that are false, they give comfort in vain. Therefore the people wander like sheep oppressed for lack of a shepherd.”