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Sodomites [EBD]

those who imitated the licentious wickedness of Sodom (Deut. 23:17; 1 Kings 14:24; Rom. 1:26, 27). Asa destroyed them "out of the land" (1 Kings 15:12), as did also his son Jehoshaphat (22:46).

Sodomites [NAVE]

SODOMITES, inhabitants of Sodom. Wickedness of, Gen. 19:4-14.
Destroyed by fire as a judgment, Gen. 19:24, 25.
To be judged according to opportunity, Matt. 11:24; Luke 10:12.
See: Homosexual.


This word does not denote the inhabitants of Sodom; but it is employed in the Authorized Version of the Old Testament for those who practiced as a religious rite the abominable and unnatural vice from which the inhabitants of Sodom and Gomorrah have derived their lasting infamy.

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