Category Archives: idolatry

other sister

20221008 other sister Ezekiel 23:11-21 (JDV) Ezekiel 23:11 “Now her sister Oholibah saw this, but she was even more depraved in her lust than Oholah, and made her promiscuous acts worse than those of her sister.Ezekiel 23:12 She lusted after … Continue reading

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no breath in them

no breath in them Jeremiah 51:15-19 (JDV) Jeremiah 51:15 He made the land by his strength, established the world by his wisdom, and spread out the skies by his intelligence.Jeremiah 51:16 When he thunders, the waters in the sky agitate, … Continue reading

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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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