Deuteronomy 16:21
Context
Forbidden Forms of Worship

21You shall not plant you a grove of any trees near to the altar of the LORD your God, which you shall make you. 22Neither shall you set you up any image; which the LORD your God hates.
Cross References
Exodus 34:13
But you shall destroy their altars, break their images, and cut down their groves:


Leviticus 26:1
You shall make you no idols nor graven image, neither raise you up a standing image, neither shall you set up any image of stone in your land, to bow down to it: for I am the LORD your God.


Deuteronomy 7:5
But thus shall you deal with them; you shall destroy their altars, and break down their images, and cut down their groves, and burn their graven images with fire.


2 Kings 17:16
And they left all the commandments of the LORD their God, and made them molten images, even two calves, and made a grove, and worshipped all the host of heaven, and served Baal.


2 Kings 21:3
For he built up again the high places which Hezekiah his father had destroyed; and he reared up altars for Baal, and made a grove, as did Ahab king of Israel; and worshipped all the host of heaven, and served them.


2 Kings 21:7
And he set a graven image of the grove that he had made in the house, of which the LORD said to David, and to Solomon his son, In this house, and in Jerusalem, which I have chosen out of all tribes of Israel, will I put my name for ever:


2 Chronicles 33:3
For he built again the high places which Hezekiah his father had broken down, and he reared up altars for Baalim, and made groves, and worshipped all the host of heaven, and served them.


Treasury of Scripture

You shall not plant you a grove of any trees near to the altar of the LORD your God, which you shall make you.

Exodus 34:13 But you shall destroy their altars, break their images, and cut down their groves:

Judges 3:7 And the children of Israel did evil in the sight of the LORD, and forgot the LORD their God, and served Baalim and the groves.

1 Kings 14:15 For the LORD shall smite Israel, as a reed is shaken in the water, and he shall root up Israel out of this good land...

1 Kings 16:33 And Ahab made a grove; and Ahab did more to provoke the LORD God of Israel to anger than all the kings of Israel that were before him.

2 Kings 17:16 And they left all the commandments of the LORD their God, and made them molten images, even two calves, and made a grove...

2 Kings 21:3 For he built up again the high places which Hezekiah his father had destroyed; and he reared up altars for Baal, and made a grove...

2 Chronicles 33:3 For he built again the high places which Hezekiah his father had broken down, and he reared up altars for Baalim, and made groves...

Strong's Concordance
Thou shalt not plant thee a grove of any trees near unto the altar of the LORD thy God, which thou shalt make thee.
Topical Bible
Altar Asherah Ashe'rah Beside Build Grove Holy Kind Makest Plant Planted Pole Shrine Sort Thyself Tree Trees Wood Yourselves
Resources
Deuteronomy Chapter 16 Verse 21

Alphabetical: altar an any Asherah beside build Do for God kind LORD make not of plant pole set shall the to tree up which wooden you your yourself

OT Law: Deuteronomy 16:21 You shall not plant you an Asherah (Deut. De Du)
Deuteronomy 16:20
Top of Page
Top of Page




Bible Apps.com