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He took the gold from them, formed it in a mold, and cast an image of a calf; and they said, "These are your gods, O Israel, who b ...
Since you saw no form when the LORD spoke to you at Horeb out of the fire, take care and watch yourselves closely, so that you do ...
When the people saw that Moses delayed to come down from the mountain, the people gathered around Aaron, and said to him, "Come, m ...
Quaint, outlandish heathen gods
Black men fashion out of rods,
I totter,
And did I not take steps would be tipped over
Like the ideal of some mistaken lover.
... we need to interrogate "reverence," for idolization can be another way one is objectified and not really taken seriously.
An' I seed her first a-smokin' of a whackin' white cheroot,
An' a-wastin' Christian kisses on an 'eathen idol's foot:
But now he's gone, and my idolatrous fancy
Must sanctify his relics.
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