Deuteronomy 7:25 NIV

25 The images of their gods you are to burn in the fire. Do not covet the silver and gold on them, and do not take it for yourselves, or you will be ensnared by it, for it is detestable to the LORD your God.

References for Deuteronomy 7:25

Study tools for Deuteronomy 7:25

  • a 7:2 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them; also in verse 26.
  • b 7:5 - That is, wooden symbols of the goddess Asherah; here and elsewhere in Deuteronomy