Bible verses about "syncretism" | Bishops

Deuteronomy 12:31

31 Nay, thou shalt not do so vnto the Lorde thy God: for all abhominations, and that whiche the Lorde hateth, the same haue they done vnto their gods

Deuteronomy 4:2

2 Ye shall put nothyng vnto the word which I commaunde you, neither shall you take ought from it, that ye may kepe the comaundementes of the Lord your God which I commaunde you

2 Kings 17:33-41

33 And so they feared the Lord, and serued their owne gods, after the maner of the people whom they caryed thence 34 And vnto this day they do after the olde maner: and neither feare God, neither do after their ordinaunces and customes, and after the lawe & commaundement which the Lorde commaunded the children of Iacob, whom he called Israel 35 And the Lorde made an appoyntment with them, and charged them, saying: Feare none other gods, nor bowe your selues to them, nor serue them, nor sacrifice to them 36 But feare the Lorde whiche brought you out of the land of Egypt with great power & a stretched out arme, him feare, and to him bow, and to him do sacrifice 37 The statutes, ordinaunces, lawe and commaundement whiche he wrote for you, see that ye be diligent to do for euermore, and feare not any other gods 38 And the appoyntment that I haue made with you see ye forget not, and feare none other gods 39 But the Lord your God ye shal feare, & he shall deliuer you out of the handes of all your enemies 40 Howebeit, they dyd not hearken, but did after their olde custome 41 And so these nations feared the Lord, and serued their images also, like as did their children and their childrens children: Euen as dyd their fathers, so do they vnto this day

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