Posts tagged with ‘Idolatry’

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by Dan Gallagher

Idolatry occurs whenever we place anything in front of God. It is like worshipping the moon during an eclipse. Why would we want to worship the thing that is blocking the true source of light and life? God wants to be the one we look to as the source of all we need, and when […]

Colossians 3:5 (Greed)

by John Schoenheit

Colossians 3:5 – “and especially greed (which is idolatry).” This is an excerpt from the Revised English Version® Commentary. In most English versions it is unclear if the word “idolatry” refers to the whole list of things in Colossians 3:5, or just the last item, “greed.” Thankfully however, the Greek text is clearer, and from it we […]