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fore Haman, from day to day, and HEAVENLY BODIES AS Rev. viii, 12. And the fourth from month to month, to the OBJECTS OF WORSHIP. angel sounded, and the third part twelfth month, that is, the month
of the sun was smitten, and the
(See under IDOLS.) Adar.
third part of the moon, and the
third part of the stars; so as the STARS. HEAVENLY BODIES
third part of them was darkened, Gen. xv, 5. And he brought him DARKENED OR PUT OUT. and the day shone not for a third forth abroad, and said, Look now
184. xiii, 10. For the stars of part of it, and the night likewise. toward heaven, and tell the stars, heaven, and tho constellations if thou be able to number them, thereof, shall not give their light:
NIGHT AND DARKNESS. And he said unto him, So shall the sun shall be darkened in his Job v, 14. They meet with darkthy seed be.
going forth, and the moon shall ness in the day-time, and grope in Judges v, 20. They fought from not cause her light to shine. the noon-day as in the night. heaven; the stars in their courses Isa. xxiv, 23. Then the moon Job vii, 4. When I lie down. I fought against Sisera,
shall be confounded, and the sun say, When shall I arise, and the Nch. iv, 21. So we laboured in ashamed, when the Lord of hosts night be gone? the work: and half of them held shall reign in mount Zion, and in Job xv, 30. He shall not depart the spears from the rising of the Jerusalem, and before his ancients out of darkness: the fame shall morning till the stars appeared. gloriously.
dry up his branches, and by the Job iii, 9. Let the stars of the Isa. II, 6. Lift up your eyes to breath of his mouth shall he go twilight thereof be dark. ... the heavens, and look upon the away. Job ix, 7, 9. Which commandeth earth beneath; for the heavens
Job xxxvi, 20. Desire not the the sun, and it riseth not, and shall vanish away like smoke, and night, when people are cut off in sealeth up the stars;
Which the earth shall wax old like a gara their place. maketh Arcturns, Orion, and ment, and they that dwell therein
Ps. civ, 20. Thou makest darkPleiades, and the chambers of the shall die in like manner; but my ness, and it is night. south,
be , righteousuess shall not be abo
Prov. vii, 9. In the twilight, in Job xxil, 12. Is not God in the lished,
the evening, in the black and dark height of heaven? and behold the height of the stars,
night. Isa. 1x, 19, 20. The sun shall be how high they are! no more thy light by day; neither
Isa, viii, 22. And they shall look for brightness shall the inoon give unto the earth; and behold tronble Job xxvi, 13. By his Spirit he light unto thee: but the Lord stall and darkness, dimness of avguislı; hath garnished the heavens, iis be unto thee an everlasting light, and they shall be driven to darkhand hath formed the crooked and thy God thy glory. Thy sun ness. serpent.
shall no more go down; neither Isa. xvi, 3. Take counsel, exeJob xxxviii, 31-33. Canst thou shall thy moon withdraw itself: cute judgment; make thy shadow bind the sweet influences of for the LORD shall be thine ever as the night in the midst of the Pleiades, or loose the bands of lasting light, and the days of thy noon-day; hide the outcasts; beOrion? Canst thou bring forth mourning shall be ended.
wray not him that wandereth. Mazzaroth in his season? or canst thoni guide Arcturus with his
Jer. x, 2. Thus saith the LORD, 18a. xxi, 12. The watchman sons? Kuowest thou the ordin- Learn not the way of tho heathen, said, The morning cometh, and ances of heaven? canst thou set and be not dismayed at the sigus also the night: if ye will enquire, the dominion thereof in the of heaven; for the heathen are enquire ye; return, come. earth? dismayed at them.
Jer. iv, 23. I beheld the earth, Ps. cxlvii, 4. Ile telleth the
Ezek. xxxii, 7, 8. And when I and, lo, it was without form and number of the stars; he calleth shall put thee out, I will cover the void; and the heavens, and they them all by their names.
heaven, and make the stars there had no light.
of dark; I will cover the sun with Jer. xxxi, 35. Thus saith the
Lam. 111, 2. IIo hath led me, and a cloud, and the moon shall not brought ne into darkness, but not LORD, which giveth the sun for a
give her light.
All the bright into light. light by duy, and the ordinances of lights of heaven will I make dark the moon and of the stars for a over thee, and set darkness upon maketb the seven stars and Orion,
Amos v, 8, 18. 20. Seeks him that light by night. .
thy land, saith the Lord God. Matth. ii, 9, 10. When they had
and turneth the shadow of death
Jocl ii, 10. The earth shall quake into the morning, and maketh the heard the king, they departed; before them; the heavens shall day dark with night. .
Woe and, lo, the star, which they saw tremble: the sun and the moon in the east, went before them, till shall be dark, and the stars shall the LORD! to what end is it for
unto you that desire the day of it came and stood over where tlie withdraw their shining. young child was. When they saw
you? the day of the Lord is darkthe star, they rejoiced with ex
Joel iii, 15. The sun and the ness, and not light. Shall not the ceeding great joy.
moon shall be darkened, and the day of the LORD be darkness, and
stars shall withdraw their shining. not light? even very dark, and no Dan. viii, 10. And it waxed Amos viii, 9. And it shall come brightness in it? great, eren to the host of heaven; to pass in that day, saith the Lord Micah iii, 6. Therefore night and it cast down some of the host God, that I will cause the sun to shall be uuto you, that yo shall and of the stars to the ground, go down at noon, and I will darken not have a vision; and it shall be and stamped upon them. the earth in the clear day.
dark unto you, that ye shall not Jude 13. Raging waves of the Mark xiii, 24, 25. But in those divine; and the sun shall go down sea, foaming out their own shame; days, after that tribulation, the over the prophets, and the day wandering stars, to whom is re
sun shall be darkened, and the shall be dark over them. served the blackness of darkness moon shall not give her light, And
John xi, 10. But if a man walk for ever.
the stars of heaven shall fall, and in the night, he stumbleth, beRev. II, 28. And I will give him the powers that are in heaven cause there is no light in him. the morning star. shall be shaken.
Rom. xiii, 12. The night is far
spent, the day is at hand: let us! heaven and heaven of heavens was received up into heaven, and therefore cast off the works of cannot contain him? who am I sat on the right hand of God. darkness, and let us put on the then, that I should build him an
John i, 51. And he saith unto armour of light.
house, save only to burn sacrifice him, Verily, verils, I say unto 1 Thess. v, 5. Ye are all the chil- before him?
you, Hereafter ye shall see dren of light, and the children of Ps. Ixviii, 33. To him that rideth heaven open, and the angels of the day: we are not of the night, upon the heavens of heavens, God ascending and descending nor of darkness.
which were of old; lo, he doth send upon the Son of man. Rep. XXI, 25. And the gates of it out his voice, and that a nighty John iii, 31. He that cometh shall not be shut at all by day; for voice.
from above is above all: he that there shall be no night there. Ps. cxlviii, 4. Praise him, ye is of the earth is earthly, and
heavens of heavens, and ye speaketh of the earth: he that NIGHT DIVIDED INTO
waters that be above the heavens. cometh from heaven is above all, WATCHES.
Act3 iii, 21. Whom the heaven
THE SCENE OF GOD'S Exod. xiv, 24. And it came to
must receive until the times of pass that in the morning watch GLORY, AND THE ABODE OF restitution of all things, which the Lord looked unto the host of CHRIST, ANGELS, AND God hath spoken by the mouth the Egyptians. .
of all his holy prophets since the
world began. Juges vii, 19. So Gideon, and
2 Kings ii, 1. And it came to the hundred men that were with pass, when the LORD would take
Acts vii, 56. And said, Behold, him, came unto the outside of the up Elijah into heaven by a whirl- I see the heavens opened, and the camp in the beginning of the wind, ihat Elijah went with Elisha Son of men standing on the right middle watch,
hand of God. from Gilgal. Ps. cxix. 148. Mine eyes prevent
Gal. i, 8. But though we, or an
Ps. ii, 4. He that sitteth in the the night-watches, that I might heavens shall laugh: the LORD
angel from heaven, preach any meditate in thy word. shall have them in derision.
other gospel unto you than that
which we have preached unto Hatth. xiv, 25. And in the fourth Ps. viii, 1. O LORD our Lord. you, let him be accursed. Watch of the night Jesus went how excellent is thy name in all unto them, walking on the sea. the earth! who hast set thy glory family in heaven and earth is
Eph. iii, 15. of whom the whole Hatth. xxiv, 43. But know this, above the heavens.
named. that if the goodman of the house Ps. lxxiii, 25. Whom have I in had known in what watch the heaven but theer.
Colos. I, 5. For the hope which thief would coine, he would have
is laid up for you in heaven, watched, and would not have heavens:' he hath done whatso- word of the truth of the gospel.
Ps. cxv, 3. But our God is in the whereof ye heard before in the sutiered his house to be broken up.ever he hath pleased. Varke xiil, 35. Watch ye thereP3. cxxiii, 1. Unto thee lift I up
Hcb. ix, 24. For Christ is not fore; for ye, koow not when the mine eyes,' o thou that dwellest entered into the Holy places made master of the house cometh, at in the heavens.
with hands, which are the figures even, or at midnight, or at the
of tho true; but into heaven itself,
Ps. cxxxix, 8. If I ascend up intonow to appear in the presence of cock-crowing, or in the morning. heaven, thou art there.
God for us. Luke xii, 38. And if he shall
Mutth. v, 12. Rejoice, and be come in the second watch, or come exceeding glad; for great is your sion of me in my bonds, and took
Heb. x, 31. For ye had compas. in the third watch, and find them reward in heaven: for so perse - joyfully the spoiling of your goods, 80, blessed are those servants.
cuted they the prophets which knowing in yourselves that yo were before you.
have in heaven a better and an III.
Matth. vi, 10. Thy will be enduring substance. THE THIRD HEAVENS. done in earth, as it is in heaven.
1 Peter i, 4. To an inheritance 1 Kings viii, 27. Bit will God Matth. xviii, 10. Take heed that incorruptible, and undefiled, and indeed dwell on the earth? Be- ye despise not one of these little that fadeth not away, reserved in hold, the heaven, and the heaven ones: for I say unto you, That heaven for you. of beavens, cannot contain thee; in heaven their angels do always how much less this house that I behold the face of my Father
FOR OTHER PROPERTIES have builded!
which is in heaven. 2 Chron. ii, 6. But who is able Mark xvi, 19. So then, after the
OF HEAVEN, to build him an house, seeing the Lord had spoken unto them, he (See under MAN.)
IDOLATRY. - IDOL S.
Jer. vii, 17, 18. Seest thou not and that swear by the LOED, and OBJECTS OF IDOLATRY. dah, and in the streets of Jerusawhat they do in the cities of Ju- that swear by Malcbam.
Acts vii, 42. Then God turned, 1.-THE HEAVENLY
lem? The children gather woodl, and gave them up to worship the
and the fathers kindle the fire, and host of heaven; as it is written in LUMINARIES,
the women knead their dough, to the book of the prophets, 0 ye Deut. iv, 19. Andlest thou lift up make cakes to the
queen of thine eyes unto heaven, and when heaven. .....
house of Israel, have ye offered to
me slain beasts and sacrifices by thou seest the sun, and the moon, and the stars, cren all the host of Jerusalem, and the houses of the derness.
Jer. xix, 13. And the bouses of the space of forty years in the wild heaven, shouldest be driven to worship them, and serve them. kings of Judah, shall be defiled as
the place of Tophet, because of all 2.-IMAGES OR IDOLS. which the LORD thy God hath
the houses upon whose roofs they divided unto all nations under the
Deut, ix, 12. And the LORD said have burned incense unto all the unto me, Arise, get thee down whole heaven.
host of heaven, and have poure 2 Kings xvii, 16. And they left out drink offerings unto other which thou hast brought forth out
quickly from hence; for thy people all the commandments of the
gods, LORD their God, and made them
of Lgypt bave corrupted them.
Jer. xliv, 17-19. But we will sclves; they are quickly turned molten images, eren two calves, and made a grove, and worsliin- certainly do whatsoever thing aside out of the way wbich I comped all the host of heaven, and soeth forth out of our own mouth, manded them; they have made
to burn incense unto the queen of them a molten image. served Baal.
heaven, and to pour out drink2 Kings xxi, 3,5. For he built up offerings unto her, as, we have had restored the eleven hundred
Judges xvii, 3, 4. And when he again the high places which Heze done, we, and our fathers, our klah his father had destroyed; and kings, and our princes, in the cities mother said, I had wholly dedi
shekels of silver to his mother, his lie reared up altars for Baal, and of Judah, and in the streets of cated the silver into the Loop made a grove, as did Ahab king Jerusalem: for then had we of Israel; and worshipped all the plenty of victuals, and were well,
from my hand for my son, to make host of heaven, and served them. and saw no evil. But since we
& graven image, and a molten And he built altars for all the left oir to burn incense to the
image: now therefore I will re
store it unto thee. Yet he restore di host of heaven in the two courts queen of heaven, ard to pour out of the house of the LORD. drink-offerings unto her, we have his mother took two hundred
the money unto his mother, and 2 Kings xxiii, 5, 11. And he put wanted all things, and have been shekels of silver, and gave them to down the idolatrous priests, whom consumed by the sword and by the founder, who made thereof a the kings of Judah had ordained the famine. And when we burnt
graven image, and a molten image: to burn incenge in the high places incense to the queen of heaven, and they were in the house of in the cities of Judah, and in the and poured out drink-offerings
Micah, places round about Jerusalem; unto her, did we make her cakes them also that burned incense un- to worship her, and pour out Isa. xl, 19, 20. The workman to Baal,to the sun, and to the moon, drink-offerings unto her, without | melteth a graven image, and the and to the planets, and to all the our meu.
goldsmith spreadeth it over with host of heaven. And he took Erck, viii, 15, 16. Then said he unto Fold, and casteth silver chains. away the horses that the kings of me, Hast thou seen this, ( son of He that is so impoverished that he Judah had siven to the sun, at the man? Turn thee yet again, and liath no oblation chooseth a tree entering in of the house of the thou shalt see greater abomina- that will not rot: be seeketh unto Lonn, by the chamber of Nathan- tions than these. And he brought him a cunning workman to pre melech the chamberlain, which me into the inner court of the pare a graven image, that shall was in the suburbs, and burnt the Lord'e house; and, behold, at the
not be moved. chariots of the sun with fire.
door of the temple of the LORD, Isa. xli, 6, 7, They helped every 2 Chron. xxxiii,3,5. For he built between the porch and the altar, one his neighbour; and erery one again the liglı places which Heze were about five and tweuty men, said to his brother, Be of good kiah his father bad broken down, with their backs toward the temple courage. So the carpenter en. and he reared up altars for Baalim, of the Lord, and their faces to- couraged the goldsmith, and he and made groves, and worshipped ward the east; and they worship that smootheth with the hamuner all the host of heaven, and served ped the sun toward the east. him that smote the anvil, saying, them. And he built altars for
Zeph. I, 4,5. I will also stretch
It is ready for the sodering and all the host of heaven in the two out mine hand upon Judah, and
he fastened it with pails, that it
should not be moved. courts of the house of the LORD.
upon all the inhabitants of JeruJob xxxi, 26, 28. If I beheld the salem; and I will cut off the rem Isa. xliv, 12-14. The smith with sun when it shined, or the moon nant of Baal from this place, and the tongs both worketh in the walking in brightness; This also the name of the Chemarims with coals, and fashioneth it with hamwere an iniquity to be punished by the priests; And them that wor- mers, and worketh it with the the judge; for I should have denied ship the host of heaven upon the strength of his arms: yea, he is the God that is above.
house-tops; and then that worship I hungry, and his strength faileth:
de drinketh no water, and is faint. which are made with hands: So feet to worship him. And he said The carpenter stretcheth out his that not only this our craft is in unto me, See thou do it not: I am rule, he marketh it out with a line, danger to be set at nought; but thy fellow-servant, and of thy he fitteth it with planes, and he also that the temple of the great brethren that have the testimony marketh it out with the compass, goddess Dlana should be despised, of Jesus: worship God: for the ani maketh it after the figure of a and her magnificence should be testimony of Jesus is the spirit of maan, according to the beauty of a destroyed, whom all Asia and the prophecy. min, that it may remain in the world worshippeth.
Rev. xxii, 8, 9. And I John saw bolise. He heweth him down
these things, and heard them. celars, and taketh the cypress 3. MEN AND SPIRITS. And when I had heard and seen. and the oak, which he strength
Ler. xvii, 7. And they shall no I fell down to worship before the Eneth for himself among the trees more offer their sacrifices unto feet of the angel which shewed of the forest: he planteth an ash, devils, after whom they have gone me these things. Then gaith he and the rain doth nourish it.
a whoring. This shall be a statute unto me, See thou do it not: for Isa. xlvi, 6. They lavish gold for ever unto them throughout I am thy fellow - servant, and of out of the bag, and weigh silver their generations.
thy brethren the prophets, and in the balance, and hire a guldenith; and ho maketh it a god: any that will answer thee; and to
Job v, 1. Call now, if there be of them which keep the sayings
of this book: worship God. they fall down, yea, they wor- which of the saints wilt thou ship turn?
4. BEASTS. Jer. x, 3, 4. For the customs of P8. cvi, 37. Yea, they sacrificed
Exod. xxxii, 1-4, 31, 34, 35. And the people are vain: for one cut
their sons and their daughters when the people saw that Moses teth a tree out of the forest (the unto devils,
delayed to come down out of the work of the hands of the work
mount, the people gathered them. man) with the axe: They deck
Acts x, 25, 26. And as Peter was
selves together unto Aaron, and it with silver and with gold; they coming in, Cornelius met bim, said unto him, Up, make us cods, faster it with nails and with and fell down at his feet, and
which shall go before us for as hammers, that it inove not. worshipped him. But Peter took
for this Moses, the man that Ezek. vii, 20. As for the beauty also am a man.
him up, saying, Stand up; I myself brought us up out of the land of of his ornament, he set it in
Egypt, we wot not what is become majesty, but they made the images the people saw 'what Paul had them, Break off the golden ear
Acts xiv, 11-16, 18. And when 'of him. And Aaron said unto dere stable things therein: there- done, they lifted up their voices, rings which are in the ears of fure have I set it far from them.
saying in the speech of Lycaonia, your wives, of your song, and of
The gods are come down to ug in your daughters, and bring them Dan. iii, 1. Nebuchadnezzar the
tho likeness of men. And they unto me. And all the people king made an image of gold, called Barnabas, Jupiter; and Paul, brake off the golden ear-rings wbose height was threescore Mercurius, because he was the which were in their ears, and cubits, and the breadth thereof chief speaker. Then the priest of brought them unto Aaron. And six cubits: he set it up in the plain Jupiter, which was before their he received them at their hand, of Dura, in the province of Baby- city, brought oxen and garlands and fashioned it with a graving
unto the gates, and would have tool, after he had made it a mola Iasca x, 1. Israel is an empty done sacrifice with the people. ten calf: and they said. These be vine, he bringeth forth fruit unto Which when the apostles, Barna- thy gods, O) Israel, which brought himself: according to the multi- bag and Paul, heard of, they rent thee up out of the land of Egypt. tude of his fruit he hath increased their clothes, and ran in among And Moses returned unto the the altars: according to the good- the people, crying out, And say- | LORD, and said, on this people De of his land they have made ing, Sirs, why do yo these thing? have sinned a great sin, and have goodly images.
We also are men of like passions made them gods of gold. ThereActs vii, 40. Saying unto Aaron, with you, and preach into you, fore now go, lead the people unto Make us gods to go before us: for that ye should turn from these the place of which I havo spoken as for this Moses, which brought vanities unto the living God, unto thee. Behold, mine Angel us out of the land of Egypt, we
which made heaven, and earth, shall go before thee: nevertheless, wct not what is become of uim. and the sea, and all things that in the day when I visit, I will Actxvii, 29. Forasmuch then
are therein: Who in times past visit their sin upon them. And as we are the offspring of God, suffered nations to walk in their the Lond plagued the people, bewe ought not to think that the own ways. And with these say cause they made the call, which Gorlhead is like unto gold, or ings scarce restrained they thie Aaron made. Bilver, or stone, graven by art and people, that they had not dono
Deut. ix. 16. And I looked, and, man's device. sacrifice unto them.
behold, ye had sinned against the Acts xix, 23-27. And the same
Col. ii, 18. Let no man beguile LORD your God, and had made thoe there arose no small stir
you of your reward in a voluntary you a molten calf: ye bad turned about that way. For a certain humility and worshipping of an aside quickly out of the way man, named Demetrius, a silver- gels, intruding into those things which the Lord had commandeu 8bith, which made silver shrines which he hath not seen, vainly you. for Diana, brought no small guin pulled up by his fleshly mind.
1 Kings xii, 29, 30. And he set into the craftsmen; Whom he
Rev. ix, 20. And the rest of the the ono in Bethel, and the other called together with the work- men which were not killed by put lie in Dan. And this thing men of like occupation, and said, these plagues yet repented not of became a sin: for the people went Eirs, ye know that by this craft the works of their hands, that to worship before the one, even we bave our wealth. Moreover, they should not worship devils, unto Dan. ye sce and hear, that not alone at and idols of gold, and silver, and
2 Kings x, 29. Howbeit from the Ephesus, but almost throughout brass, and stone, and of wood; sins of Jeroboam, the son of all Asia,'this Paul hath persuaded which neither can see, nor hear, Nebat, who made Israel to sina, abd turned away much people, nor walk.
lehu departed not from after saying that they be no gods Rev. xix, 10. And I fell at bis i them, to wit, the golden calves
that oere in Beth-ol, and that four-footed beasts, and creeping 2 Kings xxi, 7. And he set x were in Dan, things.
graven image of the grove that
II. 2 Kings xvill, 4. He removed
he had made in the house, of the high places, and brake the SCENES AND MODES OF which the LORD said to David,
and to Solomon his son, In this images, and cut down the groves, IDOLATROUS WORSHIP. and brake in pieces the brasen
house, and in Jerusalem, wbich 1.GROVES AND HIGH PLACES.
I have chosen out of all tribes of Serpent that Moses had made:
Deut. xvi, 21. Thou shalt not tor unto those days the children
Israel, will I put my name for of Israel did burn incense to it; plant thee a grovo of any trees ever.
near unto the altar of the Lord Nehushtan. and he called
And 2 Kings xxiil, 6-S.
ho thy God, which thou shalt make 2 Chron. xiii, 8. And now ye thee.
brought out the grove from the think to withstand the kingdom
house of the LORD, without Jeruof the Lord in the hand of the sacrificed in high places, because and burnt it at the brook Kidron,
1 Kings iii, 2.3. Only the people salem, unto the brook Kidron, zons of David; and ye be a great there was no house built unto the and stamped it small to powder, multitude, and there are with you name of the LORD, until those and cast the powder thereof upon golden calves, which Jeroboam
days. Anal Solomon loved the made you for gods.
LORD. walking in the statutes of the graves of the children of the Nch. iv, 18. Yea, when they had David his father: only he sacri- people. And be brake down the made them a molten calf, and said, ficed and burnt incense in high
honses of the sodomites, that were This is thy god that brought the places,
by the house of the LORD, where up out of Egypt, and had wrought
the women wove bangings for
1 Kings xiv, 22. 23. And Judah the grove. And he brought all great provocations,
did evil in the sight of the LORD, the priests out of the cities of Ps. cvi, 19, 20. They made a and they provoked him to jealousy Judah, and defiled the bigh places calf in Horeb, and worshipped with their sing which they had where the priests hau burnt inthe golden image. Thus they committed, above all that their cense, from Geba to Beer-sheba, changed their glory into the simill-fathers had done. For they also and brake down the high places tude of an ox that eateth grasa. built them high places, and im- of the gates that were in the en
Ezek. viii, 7-10. And he brought aces, and groves, on every high tering in of the gate of Joshua tha me to the door of the court; and bill, and under every geen tree.
governor of the city, which were when I looked, behold a hole in 1 Kings Xvi, 33. And Ahab on a man's left hand at the gate the wall. Then said he unto me,
made a grove; and Ahab did of the city. Son of man, diy now in the wall: more to provoke the LORD God of and, when I had digged in the Israel to anger than all the kings away the altars of the strange
2 Chron. xiv, 3,5. For he took wall, behold a door. And he said of Israel that were before him.
gods, and the bigh places, and unto me, Go in, and behold the 2 Kings xii. 3. But the high brake down the images, and cut wicked abominations that they do places were not taken away: the down the groves. Also he took here. So I went in and saw; and, people still sacrificed and burnt away out of all the cities of Judah behold, every form of creeping incense in the high places. the high places and the images: things, and abominable beasts, and
2 Kings xiii, 6. Nevertheless and the kingdom was quiet before all the idols of the house of Israel, they departed 'not from the sins him. pourtrayed upon the wall round of the house of Jeroboam, who 2 Chron. xvii, 8. And his heart about, made Israel sin, but walked
was lifted up in the ways of the Hosea vili, 5. Thy calf, O Sa- therein: and there remained the LORD: moreover, he took away maria, hath ast thee off; mine grove also in Samaria.)
the high places and groves out of anger is kindled against them: 2 Kings xiv, 4. Howbeit the Judah. how long will it be ere they attain high places were not taken away; to innocency?
2 Chron. xix, 3. Nevertheless as yet the people did sacrifice and there are good things found in Hosea x, 5, 6. The inhabitants of burnt incense on the high places. thee, in that thou hast taken away Samaria shall fear because of the
2 Kings Xv, 33. Howbeit the the groves out of the land, and calves of Beth-aven: for the high places were not removed: hast prepared thine heart to seek people thereof shall mourn over the people sacriticed and burnt God. it, and the priests thereof that re- incense still in the high places. 2 Chron. XX, 33. Howbeit the joiced on it, for the glory thereof, He built the higher fate of the high places were not taken away: because it is departed from it. It house of the LORD. shall be also carried unto Assyria
for as yet the people had not prefor a present to king Jareb: Eph- and burnt incense in the high of their fathers.
2 Kings Iví, 4. And he sacrificed pared their hearts unto the God raim shall receive shame, and Israel shall be ashamed of his own places, and on the hills, and under
2 Chron. xxi, 11. Moreover, he counsel. every green tree.
made bigh places in the mounActs vii, 41. And they made a
2 Kings xvii, 9-11. And the chil- tains of Judah, and caused the calf in those days, and offered
dren of Israel did secretly those inhabitants of Jerusalem to comsacrifice unto the idol, and rejoiced things that were not right against mit fornication, and compelled in the works of their own hands.
the LORD their God, and they Judah thereto.
built them high places in all their Rom. i, 21-23. Because that, cities, from the tower of the
2 Chron. xxiv, 18. And they when they knew God, they glori- watchmen to the fenced city. And left the house of the Lord God of fled him not as God, neither were they set them up images and their fathers, and served groves thankful; but became vain in their groves in every high hill, and and idols: and wrath came upon
Judah and Jerusalem for this imaginations, and their foolish under every green tree; And
their trespass. heart was darkened. Professing there they burnt incense in all themselves to be wise, they be the high places, as did the heathen
2 Chron. xxviii, 4. IIe sacrificed came fools. And changed the whom tho Lord carried away be also and burnt incense in the glory of the uncorruptible. God fore them; and wrought wicked high places, and on the hills, and into au image made like to cor: things to provoką the Lord to under every green tree. ruptible man and to birds, and I anger.
Isa. xvii, 8. And he shall not 268