Mythology, False Gods and Their Worship

General References

Judges 2:12
1 Kings 9:9
2 Chronicles 7:22

Ammonite Gods

Molech

Leviticus 18:21
2 Kings 23:10
Jeremiah 32:35
Amos 5:26
Zephaniah 1:5
Acts 7:43

Assyrian Gods

General References

2 Chronicles 32:21

Land Based Gods

2 Kings 17:26-27
2 Kings 18:33
Isaiah 36:18

Babylonian Gods

General References

Isaiah 21:9

Marduk

Jeremiah 50:2

Bel

Isaiah 46:1
Jeremiah 50:2
Jeremiah 51:44

Nebo

Isaiah 46:1

Tammuz (Dumuzi)

Ezekiel 8:14

Canaanite and Phoenician Gods

Ashtaroth or Ashtoreth

Judges 2:13
Judges 10:6
1 Samuel 7:3
1 Samuel 31:10
1 Kings 11:33
2 Kings 23:13

Baal

Numbers 22:41
Judges 2:11
Judges 8:33
1 Kings 16:32
1 Kings 18:19
1 Kings 19:18
2 Kings 10:18
2 Kings 10:28
2 Kings 21:3
2 Chronicles 24:7
Jeremiah 2:8
Jeremiah 7:9
Hosea 2:8

Queen of Heaven

Jeremiah 7:18
Jeremiah 11:17-27

Egyptian Gods

General References

Exodus 12:12
Numbers 33:4
Joshua 24:14
2 Samuel 7:23
Jeremiah 43:12-13
Jeremiah 44:8
Jeremiah 44:15
Jeremiah 46:25
Ezekiel 20:7
Ezekiel 30:13

Remphan

Acts 7:43

Greek / Roman Gods

General References

Daniel 11:8

Artemis or Diana

Acts 19:24, 28, 35

Mercury or Hermes

Acts 14:12

Zeus or Jupiter

Acts 14:12-13
Acts 19:35

Moabite Gods

Baal-Peor

Numbers 24:3
Deuteronomy 4:3
Joshua 22:17
Psalm 106:28
Hosea 9:10

Chemosh

Numbers 21:29
Judges 11:24
2Kings 23:13
Jeremiah 48:7

Philistine Gods

Dagon

Judges 16:23
1 Samuel 5:2
1 Chronicles 10:10


Objects of Worship

Demons

Leviticus 17:7
Deuteronomy 32:17
2 Chronicles 11:15
Psalm 106:37
1 Corinthians 10:20
Revelation 9:20
Revelation 13:4

Golden Calves

Exodus 32:4
Deuteronomy 9:16
1 Kings 12:28
2 Kings 10:29
2 Kings 17:16
2 Chronicles 11:15
2 Chronicles 13:8
Nehemiah 9:18
Psalm 106:19
Hosea 10:5
Acts 7:41

Heavenly Bodies (Sun, Moon, Stars)

Deuteronomy 4:19
Deuteronomy 17:3
2 Kings 17:16
2 Kings 21:3
Job 31:27
Jeremiah 8:2
Jeremiah 19:13
Jeremiah 44:17
Ezekiel 8:16
Zephaniah 1:5

Household Idols

Genesis 31:19
Genesis 31:34
Judges 17:5
Judges 18:14
1 Sameul 19:13
Hosea 3:4

People

Acts 12:22
Acts 14:11
Acts 28:6


Places of Worship

Altars

1 Kings 16:32
1 Kings 18:26
Isaiah 27:9
Isaiah 65:3
Hosea 8:11
Acts 17:23

Asherim or Sacred Groves

Deuteronomy 12:2
Deuteronomy 16:21
Judges 6:25
1 Kings 14:15
1 Kings 16:33
2 Kings 18:4
2 Kings 21:3
2 Kings 24:14
2 Chronicles 14:3
2 Chronicles 17:6
Isaiah 17:8

High Places

Numbers 22:41
1 Kings 11:7
1 Kings 12:31
2 Kings 17:9
2 Kings 17:29
2 Kings 18:4
2 Kings 21:3
2 Kings 23:5
2 Chronicles 11:15
2 Chronicles 17:6

Temples

1 Samuel 5:2
1 Kings 12:31
2 Kings 5:18
2 Kings 10:21
2 Chronicles 32:21
2 Chronicles 36:7
Daniel 1:2
Acts 19:27


See also Idolatry

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