Jeremiah 10:1-6 NIV

God and Idols

1 Hear what the LORD says to you, people of Israel.

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      2 This is what the LORD says: “Do not learn the ways of the nations or be terrified by signs in the heavens, though the nations are terrified by them.

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      3 For the practices of the peoples are worthless; they cut a tree out of the forest, and a craftsman shapes it with his chisel.

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      4 They adorn it with silver and gold; they fasten it with hammer and nails so it will not totter.

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      5 Like a scarecrow in a cucumber field, their idols cannot speak; they must be carried because they cannot walk. Do not fear them; they can do no harm nor can they do any good.”

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      6 No one is like you, LORD; you are great, and your name is mighty in power.

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