Shall we then hearken unto you to do all this great evil
To suffer it to be done, and connive at it, and not punish for it:
to transgress against our God;
his law, his mind, and will:
in marrying strange wives?
forbidden by him, ( Deuteronomy 7:1 Deuteronomy 7:3 ) ( 1 Kings 11:1 1 Kings 11:2 ) .