The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
ISA 44:17 And the residue thereof he maketh a god, even his graven
image: he falleth down unto it, and worshippeth it, and prayeth unto it,
and saith, Deliver me; for thou art my god.
ISA 44:18 They have not known nor understood: for he hath shut their
eyes, that they cannot see; and their hearts, that they cannot
ISA 44:19 And none considereth in his heart, neither is there knowledge
nor understanding to say, I have burned part of it in the fire; yea,
also I have baked bread upon the coals thereof; I have roasted flesh,
and eaten it: and shall I make the residue thereof an abomination? shall
I fall down to the stock of a tree?
King James Bible