New Living Translation
you built a pagan shrine and put altars to idols in every town square.
King James Bible
That thou hast also built unto thee an eminent place, and hast made thee an high place in every street.
Darby Bible Translation
that thou didst also build unto thee a place of debauchery, and didst make thee a high place in every street:
World English Bible
that you have built for yourselves a vaulted place, and have made yourselves a lofty place in every street.
Young's Literal Translation
That thou dost build to thee an arch, And dost make to thee a high place in every broad place.
Ezekiel 16:24 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
16:24 In every street - Idol temples were in every street; both in Jerusalem and her cities.
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1 Kings 14:23
For they also built for themselves pagan shrines and set up sacred pillars and Asherah poles on every high hill and under every green tree.
They angered God by building shrines to other gods; they made him jealous with their idols.
You have committed adultery on every high mountain. There you have worshiped idols and have been unfaithful to me.
Look now, people of Judah; you have as many gods as you have towns. You have as many altars of shame--altars for burning incense to your god Baal--as there are streets in Jerusalem.
"What sorrow awaits you, says the Sovereign LORD. In addition to all your other wickedness,
You build your pagan shrines on every street corner and your altars to idols in every square. In fact, you have been worse than a prostitute, so eager for sin that you have not even demanded payment.
Then I will give you to these many nations who are your lovers, and they will destroy you. They will knock down your pagan shrines and the altars to your idols. They will strip you and take your beautiful jewels, leaving you stark naked.
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