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them, after that they be destroyed from before thee; and that thou
enquire not after their gods, saying, How did these nations serve their
gods? even so will I do likewise.
DEU 12:31 Thou shalt not do so unto the LORD thy God: for every
abomination to the LORD, which he hateth, have they done unto their
gods; for even their sons and their daughters they have burnt in the
fire to their gods.
DEU 12:32 What thing soever I command you, observe to do it: thou shalt
not add thereto, nor diminish from it.
DEU 13:1 If there arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams,
and giveth thee a sign or a wonder,
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