They abandoned the Lord and worshiped Baal and the Ashtars.
Then Jehu ordered, “Make arrangements for
When Israel joined themselves to Baal-peor,
He set up an altar for Baal in the temple of Baal he had built in Samaria.
The one who
So Moses said to the judges of Israel, “Each of you must execute those of his men
If the snake should bite before it is charmed,
I still have left in Israel seven thousand followers who have not bowed their knees to Baal or kissed the images of him.”
This is in spite of the fact that
But Joash said to all those who confronted him,
He rebuilt the high places that his father Hezekiah had destroyed; he set up altars for Baal and made an Asherah pole just like King Ahab of Israel had done. He bowed down to all the stars in the sky
For though I, the Lord who rules over all,
They have built places here
The Babylonian soldiers
So now, bring to me all the prophets of Baal, as well as all his servants and priests.
The king ordered Hilkiah the high priest, the high-ranking priests,