Bible Verses About Idolatry

Idolatry.
    Forbidden  Ex 20:2,3; De 5:7
    Consists in
      Bowing down to images.  Ex 20:5; De 5:9
      Worshipping images.  Isa 44:17; Da 3:5,10,15
      Sacrificing to images.  Ps 106:38; Ac 7:41
      Worshipping other gods.  De 30:17; Ps 81:9
      Swearing by other gods.  Ex 23:13; Jos 23:7
      Walking after other gods.  De 8:19
      Speaking in the name of other gods.  De 18:20
      Looking to other gods.  Ho 3:1
      Serving other gods.  De 7:4; Jer 5:19
      Fearing other gods.  2Ki 17:35
      Sacrificing to other gods.  Ex 22:20
      Worshipping the true God by an image, &c.  Ex 32:4-6; Ps 106:19,20
      Worshipping angels.  Col 2:18
      Worshipping the host of heaven.  De 4:19; 17:3
      Worshipping demons.  Mt 4:9-10; Re 9:20
      Worshipping dead men.  Ps 106:28
      Setting up idols in the heart.  Eze 14:3,4
      Covetousness.  Eph 5:5; Col 3:5
      Sensuality.  Php 3:19
    Is changing the glory of God into an image  Ro 1:23; Ac 17:29
    Is changing the truth of God into a lie  Ro 1:25; Isa 44:20
    Is a work of the flesh  Ga 5:19,20
    Incompatible with the service of God  Ge 35:2,3; Jos 24:23; 1Sa 7:3; 1Ki 18:21; 2Co 6:15,16
    Described as
      An abomination to God.  De 7:25
      Hateful to God.  De 16:22; Jer 44:4
      Vain and foolish.  Ps 115:4-8; Isa 44:19; Jer 10:3
      Bloody.  Eze 23:39
      Abominable.  1Pe 4:3
      Unprofitable.  Jdj 10:14; Isa 46:7
      Irrational.  Ac 17:29; Ro 1:21-23
      Defiling.  Eze 20:7; 36:18
    They who practise
      Forget God.  De 8:19; Jer 18:15
      Go astray from God.  Eze 44:10
      Pollute the name of God.  Eze 20:39
      Defile the sanctuary of God.  Eze 5:11
      Are estranged from God.  Eze 14:5
      Forsake God.  2Ki 22:17; Jer 16:11
      Hate God.  2Ch 19:2,3
      Provoke God.  De 31:20; Isa 65:3; Jer 25:6
      Are vain in their imaginations.  Ro 1:21
      Are ignorant and foolish.  Ro 1:21,22
      Inflame themselves.  Isa 57:5
      Hold fast their deceit.  Jer 8:5
      Carried away by it.  1Co 12:2
      Go after it in heart.  Eze 20:16
      Are mad upon it.  Jer 50:38
      Boast of it.  Ps 97:7
      Have fellowship with devils.  Ho 4:12
      Ask counsel of their idols.  Ho 4:12
      Look to idols for deliverance.  Isa 44:17; 45:20
      Swear by their idols.  Am 8:14
    Objects of, numerous  1Co 8:5
    Objects of described as
      Strange gods.  Ge 35:2,4; Jos 24:20
      Other gods.  Jdj 2:12,17; 1Ki 14:9
      New gods.  De 32:17; Jdj 5:8
      Gods that cannot save.  Isa 45:20
      Gods that have not made the heavens.  Jer 10:11
      No gods.  Jer 5:7; Ga 4:8
      Molten gods.  Ex 34:17; Le 19:4
      Molten images.  De 27:15; Hab 2:18
      Graven images.  Isa 45:20; Ho 11:2
      Senseless idols.  De 4:28; Ps 115:5,7
      Dumb idols.  Hab 2:18
      Dumb Stones.  Hab 2:19
      Stocks.  Jer 3:9; Ho 4:12
      Abominations.  Isa 44:19; Jer 32:34
      Images of abomination.  Eze 7:20
      Idols of abomination.  Eze 16:36
      Stumbling blocks.  Eze 14:3
      Teachers of lies.  Hab 2:18
      Wind and confusion.  Isa 41:29
      Nothing.  Isa 41:24; 1Co 8:4
      Helpless.  Jer 10:5
      Vanity.  Jer 18:15
      Vanities of the Gentiles.  Jer 14:22
    Making idols for the purpose of, described and ridiculed  Isa 44:10-20
    Obstinate sinners judicially given up to  De 4:28; 28:64; Ho 4:17
    Warnings against  De 4:15-19
    Exhortations to turn from  Eze 14:6; 20:7; Ac 14:15
    Renounced on conversion  1Th 1:9
    Led to abominable sins  Ro 1:26-32; Ac 15:20
    Saints should
      Keep from.  Jos 23:7; 1Jo 5:21
      Flee from.  1Co 10:14
      Not have anything connected with in their houses.  De 7:26
      Not partake of any thing connected with.  1Co 10:19,20
      Not have religious intercourse with those who practise.  Jos 23:7; 1Co 5:11
      Not covenant with those who practise.  Ex 34:12,15; De 7:2
      Not intermarry with those who practise.  Ex 34:16; De 7:3
      Testify against.  Ac 14:15; 19:26
      Refuse to engage in, though threatened with death.  Da 3:18
    Saints preserved by God from  1Ki 19:18; Ro 11:4
    Saints refuse to receive the worship of  Ac 10:25,26; 14:11-15
    Angels refuse to receive the worship of  Re 22:8,9
    Destruction of, promised  Eze 36:25; Zec 13:2
    Everything connected with, should be destroyed  Ex 34:13; De 7:5; 2Sa 5:21; 2Ki 23:14
    Woe denounced against  Hab 2:19
    Curse denounced against  De 27:15
    Punishment of
      Judicial death.  De 17:2-5
      Dreadful judgments which end in death.  Jer 8:2; 16:1-11
      Banishment.  Jer 8:3; Ho 8:5-8; Am 5:26,27
      Exclusion from heaven.  1Co 6:9,10; Eph 5:5; Re 22:15
      Eternal torments.  Re 14:9-11; 21:8
    Exemplified
      Israel.  Ex 32:1; 2Ki 17:12
      Philistines.  Jdj 16:23
      Micah.  Jdj 17:4,5
      Jeroboam.  1Ki 12:28
      Maachah.  1Ki 15:13
      Ahab.  1Ki 16:31
      Jezebel.  1Ki 18:19
      Sennacherib.  2Ki 19:37
      Manasseh.  2Ki 21:4-7
      Amon.  2Ki 21:21
      Ahaz.  2Ch 28:3
      Judah.  Jer 11:13
      Nebuchadnezzar.  Da 3:1
      Belshazzar.  Da 5:23
      People of Lystra.  Ac 14:11,12
      Athenians.  Ac 17:16
      Ephesians.  Ac 19:28
    Zeal against-Exemplified
      Asa.  1Ki 15:12
      Josiah.  2Ki 23:5
      Jehoshaphat.  2Ch 17:6
      Israel.  2Ch 31:1
      Manasseh.  2Ch 33:15
    All forms of, forbidden by the law of Moses  Ex 20:4,5
    All heathen nations given up to  Ps 96:5; Ro 1:23,25; 1Co 12:2
    Led the heathen to think that their gods visited the earth in bodily shapes  Ac 14:11
    Led the heathen to consider their gods to have but a local influence  1Ki 20:23; 2Ki 17:26
    Objects of
      The heavenly bodies.  2Ki 23:5; Ac 7:42
      Angels.  Col 2:18
      Departed spirits.  1Sa 28:14,15
      Earthly creatures.  Ro 1:23
      Images.  De 29:17; Ps 115:4; Isa 44:17
    Temples built for  Ho 8:14
    Altars raised for  1Ki 18:26; Ho 8:11
    Accompanied by feasts  2Ki 10:20; 1Co 10:27,28
    Objects of, worshipped
      With sacrifices.  Nu 22:40; 2Ki 10:24
      With libations.  Isa 57:6; Jer 19:13
      With incense.  Jer 48:35
      With prayer.  1Ki 18:26; Isa 44:17
      With singing and dancing.  Ex 32:18,19; 1Ki 18:26; 1Co 10:7
      By bowing to them.  1Ki 19:18; 2Ki 5:18
      By kissing them.  1Ki 19:18; Ho 13:2
      By kissing the hand to them.  Job 31:26,27
      By cutting the flesh.  1Ki 18:28
      By burning children.  De 12:31; 2Ch 33:6; Jer 19:4,5; Eze 16:21
      In temples.  2Ki 5:18
      On high places.  Nu 22:41; Jer 2:20
      In groves.  Ex 34:13
      Under trees.  Isa 57:5; Jer 2:20
      In private houses.  Jdj 17:4,5
      On the tops of houses.  2Ki 23:12; Zep 1:5
      In secret places.  Isa 57:8
    Rites of, obscene and impure  Ex 32:25; Nu 25:1-3; 2Ki 17:9; Isa 57:6,8,9; 1Pe 4:3
    Divination connected with  2Ch 33:6
    Victims sacrificed in, often adorned with garlands  Ac 14:13
    Idols, mentioned in Scripture
      Adrammelech.  2Ki 17:31
      Anammelech.  2Ki 17:31
      Ashima.  2Ki 17:30
      Ashtoreth.  Jdj 2:13; 1Ki 11:33
      Baal.  Jdj 2:11-13; 6:25
      Baal-berith.  Jdj 8:33; 9:4,46
      Baal-peor.  Nu 25:1-3
      Baalzebub.  2Ki 1:2,16
      Baal-zephon.  Ex 14:2
      Bel.  Jer 50:2; 51:44
      Chemosh.  Nu 21:29; 1Ki 11:33
      Chiun.  Am 5:26
      Dagon.  Jdj 16:23; 1Sa 5:1-3
      Diana.  Ac 19:24,27
      Huzzab.  Na 2:7
      Jupiter.  Ac 14:12
      Mercury.  Ac 14:12
      Molech or Milcom.  Le 18:21; 1Ki 11:5,33
      Merodach.  Jer 50:2
      Nergal.  2Ki 17:30
      Nebo.  Isa 46:1
      Nibhaz and Tartak.  2Ki 17:31
      Nisroch.  2Ki 19:37
      Queen of heaven.  Jer 44:17,25
      Remphan.  Ac 7:43
      Rimmon.  2Ki 5:18
      Succothbenoth.  2Ki 17:30
      Tammuz.  Eze 8:14
    Objects of, carried in procession  Isa 46:7; Am 5:26; Ac 7:43
    Early notice of, amongst God's professing people  Ge 31:19,30; 35:1-4; Jos 24:2
    The Jews
      Practised, in Egypt.  Jos 24:14; Eze 23:3,19
      Brought, out of Egypt with them.  Eze 23:8; Ac 7:39-41
      Forbidden to practise.  Ex 20:1-5; 23:24
      Often mixed up, with God's worship.  Ex 32:1-5; 1Ki 12:27,28
      Followed the Canaanites in.  Jdj 2:11-13; 1Ch 5:25
      Followed the Moabites in.  Nu 25:1-3
      Followed the Assyrians in.  Eze 16:28-30; 23:5-7
      Followed the Syrians in.  Jdj 10:6
    Adopted by Solomon  1Ki 11:5-8
    Adopted by the wicked kings  1Ki 21:26; 2Ki 21:21; 2Ch 28:2-4; 33:3,7
    Example of the kings encouraged Israel in  1Ki 12:30; 2Ki 21:11; 2Ch 33:9
    Great prevalence of, in Israel  Isa 2:8; Jer 2:28; Eze 8:10
    A virtual forsaking of God  Jer 2:9-13
    The good kings of Judah endeavoured to destroy  2Ch 15:16; 34:7
    Captivity of Israel on account of  2Ki 17:6-18
    Captivity of Judah on account of  2Ki 17:19-23