Category Archives: idolatry

the Yahveh difference

  the Yahveh difference Deuteronomy 10:17 You see, Yahveh your God is the God of gods and Lord of lords, the great, mighty, and awe-inspiring God, showing no partiality and taking no bribe. Deuteronomy 10:18 He executes justice for the … Continue reading

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destined to be destroyed

destined to be destroyed Deuteronomy 7:25 Burn up the carved images of their gods. Don’t crave the silver and gold on the images and take it for yourself, or else you will be ensnared by it, for it is repulsive … Continue reading

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fine print in the idolatry contract

  fine print in the idolatry contract Deuteronomy 5:7-10 Deuteronomy 5:7 Do not have other gods besides me. Deuteronomy 5:8 Do not make an idol for yourself in the shape of anything in the sky above or on the land … Continue reading

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God of the sky and the land

  God of the sky and the land Deuteronomy 4:39 Today, recognize and keep in mind that Yahveh is God in the sky above and on the land below; there is no other. Deuteronomy 4:40 Watch his prescriptions and commands, … Continue reading

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representing the invisible God

  representing the invisible God Deuteronomy 4:14-20 (JDV) Deuteronomy 4:14 At that time Yahveh commanded me to teach you prescriptions and rules for you to follow in the land you are about to cross into and take possession of. Deuteronomy … Continue reading

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wrong team

Joel 3:12-16 (JDV) Joel 3:12 Let the nations be roused and come to the Valley of Jehoshaphat, because there I will sit to judge all the surrounding nations. Joel 3:13 Swing the sickle because the harvest is ripe. Come and … Continue reading

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frustrated or fruitful?

devotional post # 2144 Hosea 14:8-9 Hos 14:8 O Ephraim, why am I still having to deal with the idols? I am the who answers and looks after you. I am like an evergreen cypress; your fruitfulness comes from me. … Continue reading

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whirling sword

devotional post # 2132 Hosea 11:5-7 Hos 11:5 They will not return to the land of Egypt, but Assyria will be their king, because they have refused to return to me. Hos 11:6 The sword will whirl in their cities, … Continue reading

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spoiled heifer

devotional post # 2130 Hosea 10:11-15 Hos 10:11 Ephraim was a trained heifer who loved to thresh, and I have so far spared her tender neck; but I will harness Ephraim to the yoke now; Judah will have to plow; … Continue reading

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double violation

devotional post # 2129 Hosea 10:8-10 Hos 10:8 The high places of Aven, the mistake of Israel, will be made useless. Thorn bush and thistle will grow up on their altars, and they will say to the mountains, “Cover us,” … Continue reading

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