Ezekiel 20:16

Overview - Ezekiel 20
God refuses to be consulted by the elders of Israel.
He shews the story of their rebellions in Egypt,
10 in the wilderness,
27 and in the land.
33 He promises to gather them by the Gospel.
45 Under the name of a forest he shews the destruction of Jerusalem.
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Ezekiel 20:16  (King James Version)
Because they despised my judgments, and walked not in my statutes, but polluted my sabbaths: for their heart went after their idols.

Ezekiel 20:13 Ezekiel 20:14

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They still had a hankering after the idolatries they had learned in Egypt, to which they added new idols, which they had seen in countries through which they had travelled, as those of the Midianites, Amorites, etc.
8 ; Ezekiel 14:3 Ezekiel 14:4 23:8 Exodus 32:1-8 ; Numbers 15:39 ; 25:2 Amos 5:25 Amos 5:26 ; Acts 7:39-43