For his eyes [are
] upon the ways of man, and he seeth all his goings.
1 Kings 12:28
Whereupon the king took counsel
, and made two calves [of] gold
, and said unto them, It is too much
for you to go up to Jerusalem: behold
thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt. ... And this thing became a sin
: for the people went [to worship
] before the one, [even
] unto Dan.
2 Kings 21:9
But they hearkened
not: and Manasseh seduced
them to do more evil
than did the nations whom the LORD destroyed before the children of Israel.
walk on every side, when
the vilest men
than weapons of war: but one sinner
destroyeth much good.
] broken in judgment, because he willingly
walked after the commandment.
I gave thee a king in mine anger, and took [him
] away in my wrath.
For the statutes of Omri are kept
, and all the works
of the house of Ahab, and ye walk
in their counsels; that
I should make thee a desolation
, and the inhabitants thereof an hissing: therefore ye shall bear the reproach of my people.
2 Thessalonians 2:4
Who opposeth and exalteth
himself above all that is called
God, or that is worshipped; so that he as God sitteth
in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is God. ... And for
this cause God
shall send them strong delusion, that
they should believe a lie:
And I saw one
of his heads as it were wounded
to death; and his deadly wound was healed: and all
the world wondered after the beast. ... And they
worshipped the dragon which gave power unto the beast: and they
worshipped the beast, saying, Who [is] like
unto the beast? who is able
to make war with him?
And I beheld another beast coming
up out of the earth; and he had
two horns like a lamb, and he spake
as a dragon. ... And deceiveth
them that dwell
on the earth by [the means of
] those miracles which he had power to do in the sight of the beast; saying to them that dwell on the earth, that they
should make an image to the beast, which had the wound by a sword, and did live.