Psalms 106:28

Overview - Psalms 106
The psalmist exhorts to praise God.
He prays for pardon of sin, as God pardoned the fathers.
The story of the people's rebellion, and God's mercy.
47 He concludes with prayer and praise.
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Psalms 106:28  (King James Version)
They joined themselves also unto Baalpeor, and ate the sacrifices of the dead.

Numbers 25:1-3 Numbers 25:5 ; 31:16 Deuteronomy 4:3 ; 32:17 Joshua 22:17 ; Hosea 9:10 ; Revelation 2:14

of the dead
The word {maithim} signifies dead men; for the idols of the heathen were generally men,--warriors, kings, or lawgivers,-- who had been deified after their death; though many of them had been execrated during their life.
115:4-8 Jeremiah 10:8-10 ; 1 Corinthians 10:19 1 Corinthians 10:20