You even took the sons and daughters you bore to Me and sacrificed them as food to idols. Was your prostitution not enough?
Cross ReferencesExodus 13:2
"Consecrate to Me every firstborn male. The firstborn from every womb among the Israelites belongs to Me, both of man and beast."
you are to present to the LORD the firstborn male of every womb. All the firstborn males of your livestock belong to the LORD.
you children, wives, and the foreigners in your camps who cut your wood and draw your water--
so that you may enter into the covenant of the LORD your God, which He is making with you today, and into His oath,
They sacrificed their sons and their daughters to demons.
They shed innocent blood--the blood of their sons and daughters, whom they sacrificed to the idols of Canaan, and the land was polluted with blood.
They have built the high places of Topheth in the Valley of Hinnom so they could burn their sons and daughters in the fire--something I did not command, nor did it enter My mind.
then even if these three men--Noah, Daniel, and Job--were in it, their righteousness could deliver only themselves, declares the Lord GOD.
When you offer your gifts, sacrificing your sons in the fire, you continue to defile yourselves with all your idols to this day. So should I be consulted by you, O house of Israel? As surely as I live, declares the Lord GOD, I will not be consulted by you!
For they have committed adultery, and blood is on their hands; they have committed adultery with their idols. They have even sacrificed their children, whom they bore to Me, in the fire as food for their idols.
Chapter Outline1. Under the parable of a wretched infant is shown the natural state of Jerusalem
6. God's extraordinary love toward her,
15. Her grievous judgment
35. Her sin, equal to her mother,
46. and exceeding her sisters, Sodom and Samaria,
59. calls for judgments
60. Mercy is promised her in the end
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Exodus 13:2, 12
Deuteronomy 29:11, 12
Ezekiel 20:26, 31
Ezekiel 23:37, 39
2 Kings 16:3
2 Chronicles 33:6
Psalm 106:37, 38
be devoured [heb] devour
Jeremiah 2:34, 35
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