Category Archives: idolatry

eliminated idolatry

eliminated idolatry Jeremiah 16:19-21 (JDV) Jeremiah 16:19 Yahveh, my strength and my fortress, my refuge in a time of distress, the nations will come to you from the ends of the land, and they will say, “Our fathers inherited only … Continue reading

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as numerous as the streets

as numerous as the streets Jeremiah 11:1-17 (JDV) Jeremiah 11:1 This is the word that came to Jeremiah from Yahveh: Jeremiah 11:2 “Listen to the words of this covenant and tell them to the men of Judah and the residents … Continue reading

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worshiping scarecrows

worshiping scarecrows Jeremiah 10:1-16 (JDV) Jeremiah 10:1 Hear the word that Yahveh has spoken to you, house of Israel. Jeremiah 10:2 This is what Yahveh says: Do not learn the way of the nations or be terrified by signs in … Continue reading

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freedom from God

freedom from God Jeremiah 5:1-19 (JDV) Jeremiah 5:1 Roam through the streets of Jerusalem. Investigate; search in her squares. If you find one person, any who acts justly, who pursues faithfulness, then I will forgive her. Jeremiah 5:2 Even when … Continue reading

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stones and trees

stones and trees Jeremiah 3:6-10 (JDV) Jeremiah 3:6 In the days of King Josiah Yahveh asked me, “Have you seen what unfaithful Israel has done? She has gone up every high hill and gone under every green tree to prostitute … Continue reading

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everywhere, but not everything

everywhere, but not everything Deuteronomy 33:26-29 (JDV) Deuteronomy 33:26 There is none like the God of Jeshurun, who rides the sky as your partner, the clouds in his majesty. Deuteronomy 33:27 The God of old is your dwelling place, and … Continue reading

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rock contest

rock contest Deuteronomy 32:28-31 (JDV) Deuteronomy 32:28 Israel is a nation which has lost its sense with no understanding at all. Deuteronomy 32:29 If only they were wise, they would comprehend this; they would understand their fate. Deuteronomy 32:30 How … Continue reading

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provider and pretenders

provider and pretenders Deuteronomy 32:15-17 (JDV) Deuteronomy 32:15 Then Jeshurun became fat and rebelled — you became fat, bloated, and gorged. He abandoned the God who made him and scorned the Rock of his salvation. Deuteronomy 32:16 They provoked his … Continue reading

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monotheon

monotheon Deuteronomy 32:12-14 (JDV) Deuteronomy 32:12 Yahveh alone led him, with no help from a foreign god. Deuteronomy 32:13 He made him ride on the heights of the land and eat the produce of the field. He nourished him with … Continue reading

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poison roots

poison roots Deuteronomy 29:14-18 (JDV) Deuteronomy 29:14 I am establishing this covenant and this oath not only with you, Deuteronomy 29:15 but also with those who are standing here with us today in the presence of Yahveh our God and … Continue reading

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