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Holman Bible Dictionary

Idolomacy

The practice of consulting images of household gods (teraphim) for advice (Ezekiel 21:21; Zechariah 10:2 ). Zechariah encouraged his contemporaries to pray to God since the teraphim were “utter nonsense.”

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These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.

Bibliography Information
Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Idolomacy'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hbd/i/idolomacy.html. 1991.

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