Extra verses to memorize Deuteronomy 4:15-16 Watching yourselves very carefully

“15 Take ye therefore good heed unto yourselves; for ye saw no manner of form on the day that Jehovah spake unto you in Horeb out of the midst of the fire. 16 Lest ye corrupt yourselves, and make you a graven image in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female, 17 the likeness of any beast that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged bird that flieth in the heavens, 18 the likeness of anything that creepeth on the ground, the likeness of any fish that is in the water under the earth; 19 and lest thou lift up thine eyes unto heaven, and when thou seest the sun and the moon and the stars, even all the host of heaven, thou be drawn away and worship them, and serve them, which Jehovah thy God hath allotted unto all the peoples under the whole heaven.” (De 4:15-19 ASV)


To remember

Ex 20:4 Thou shalt not make unto thee a graven image, nor any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth:
Ex 20:5 thou shalt not bow down thyself unto them, nor serve them; for I Jehovah thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, upon the third and upon the fourth generation of them that hate me,
Ex 20:6 and showing lovingkindness unto {1 } thousands of them that love me and keep my commandments. {1) Or a thousand generations }

Ex 20:23 Ye shall not make other gods with me; gods of silver, or gods of gold, ye shall not make unto you.

Ex 34:17 Thou shalt make thee no molten gods.

Le 19:4 Turn ye not unto {1 } idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am Jehovah your God. {1) Heb things of nought }

Le 26:1  Ye shall make you no idols, neither shall ye rear you up a graven image, or {1 } a pillar, neither shall ye place any figured stone in your land, to bow down {2 } unto it: for I am Jehovah your God. {1) Or an obelisk 2) Or thereon }


De 4:9 Only take heed to thyself, and keep thy soul diligently, lest thou forget the things which thine eyes saw, and lest they depart from thy heart all the days of thy life; but make them known unto thy children and thy children’s children;

De 4:23 Take heed unto yourselves, lest ye forget the covenant of Jehovah your God, which he made with you, and make you a graven image in the form of anything which Jehovah thy God hath forbidden thee.

De 4:25 When thou shalt beget children, and children’s children, and ye shall have been long in the land, and shall corrupt yourselves, and make a graven image in the form of anything, and shall do that which is evil in the sight of Jehovah thy God, to provoke him to anger;

De 5:8 Thou shalt not make unto thee a graven image, nor any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth:

De 6:5 and thou shalt love Jehovah thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.
De 6:6 And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be upon thy heart;
De 6:7 and thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thy house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up.
De 6:8 And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thy hand, and they shall be for frontlets between thine eyes.
De 6:9 And thou shalt write them upon the door-posts of thy house, and upon thy gates.
De 6:10 And it shall be, when Jehovah thy God shall bring thee into the land which he sware unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give thee, great and goodly cities, which thou buildest not,
De 6:11 and houses full of all good things, which thou filledst not, and cisterns hewn out, which thou hewedst not, vineyards and olive-trees, which thou plantedst not, and thou shalt eat and be full;
De 6:12 then beware lest thou forget Jehovah, who brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.

De 9:12 And Jehovah said unto me, Arise, get thee down quickly from hence; for thy people that thou hast brought forth out of Egypt have corrupted themselves; they are quickly turned aside out of the way which I commanded them; they have made them a molten image.

De 27:15 Cursed be the man that maketh a graven or molten image, an abomination unto Jehovah, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and setteth it up in secret. And all the people shall answer and say, Amen.

De 31:29 For I know that after my death ye will utterly corrupt yourselves, and turn aside from the way which I have commanded you; and evil will befall you in the latter days; because ye will do that which is evil in the sight of Jehovah, to provoke him to anger through the work of your hands.

Jos 22:5 Only take diligent heed to do the commandment and the law which Moses the servant of Jehovah commanded you, to love Jehovah your God, and to walk in all his ways, and to keep his commandments, and to cleave unto him, and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul.

Jos 23:11  Take good heed therefore unto yourselves, that ye love Jehovah your God.

Jud 2:19 But it came to pass, when the judge was dead, that they turned back, and dealt more corruptly than their fathers, in following other gods to serve them, and to bow down unto them; {1 } they ceased not from their doings, nor from their stubborn way. {1) Heb they let nothing fall of their doings }

1Ch 28:9 And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind; for Jehovah searcheth all hearts, and understandeth all the imaginations of the thoughts: if thou seek him, he will be found of thee; but if thou forsake him, he will cast thee off for ever.
1Ch 28:10 Take heed now; for Jehovah hath chosen thee to build a house for the sanctuary: be strong, and do it.

Ps 97:7 Let all them be put to shame that serve graven images, That boast themselves of idols: Worship him, all ye gods.

Ps 106:19 They made a calf in Horeb, And worshipped a molten image.
Ps 106:20 Thus they changed their glory For the likeness of an ox that eateth grass.

Ps 119:9  BETH. Wherewith shall a young man cleanse his way? By taking heed thereto according to thy word.

Pr 4:23 Keep thy heart {1 } with all diligence; For out of it are the issues of life. {1) Or above all that thou guardest }

Pr 4:27 Turn not to the right hand nor to the left: Remove thy foot from evil.

Isa 40:18  To whom then will ye liken God? or what likeness will ye compare unto him?

Isa 42:17 They shall be turned back, they shall be utterly put to shame, that trust in graven images, that say unto molten images, Ye are our gods.

Isa 44:9  They that fashion a graven image are all of them {1 } vanity; and the things that they delight in shall not profit; and their own witnesses see not, nor know: that they may be put to shame. {1) Or confusion }

Isa 44:11 Behold, {1 } all his fellows shall be put to shame; and the workmen, they are of men: let them all be gathered together, let them stand up; they shall fear, they shall be put to shame together. {1) Or all that join themselves thereto }

Isa 45:16 They shall be put to shame, yea, confounded, all of them; they shall go into confusion together that are makers of idols.

Jer 2:11 Hath a nation changed its gods, which yet are no gods? but my people have changed their glory for that which doth not profit.

Jer 17:21 Thus saith Jehovah, Take heed {1 } to yourselves, and bear no burden on the sabbath day, nor bring it in by the gates of Jerusalem; {1) Or for your life’s sake }

Mic 7:18 Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth over the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in lovingkindness.

Mal 2:15 {1 } And did he not make one, although he had the residue of the Spirit? And wherefore one? He sought a godly seed. Therefore take heed to your spirit, and let none deal treacherously against the wife of his youth. {1) Or And not one hath done so who had a residue of the spirit. Or what? is there one that seeketh a godly seed? }

Mr 4:24 And he said unto them, Take heed what ye hear: with what measure ye mete it shall be measured unto you; and more shall be given unto you.

Lu 21:34 But take heed to yourselves, lest haply your hearts be overcharged with surfeiting, and drunkenness, and cares of this life, and that day come on you suddenly as a snare:

Joh 4:24 {1 } God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship in spirit and truth. {1) Or God is spirit }

Ac 17:29 Being then the offspring of God, we ought not to think that {1 } the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or stone, graven by art and device of man. {1) Or that which is divine }

Ro 1:22 Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,
Ro 1:23 and changed the glory of the incorruptible God for the likeness of an image of corruptible man, and of birds, and four-footed beasts, and creeping things.
Ro 1:24 Wherefore God gave them up in the lusts of their hearts unto uncleanness, that their bodies should be dishonored among themselves:

Eph 5:15 Look therefore carefully how ye walk, not as unwise, but as wise;

1Ti 1:17 Now unto the King {1 } eternal, {2 } immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory {3 } for ever and ever. Amen. {1) Gr of the ages; Compare Heb 1:2; Re 15:3. 2) Gr incorruptible 3) Gr unto the ages of the ages }

Heb 1:3 who being the effulgence of his glory, and {1 } the very image of his substance, and upholding all things by the word of his power, when he had made purification of sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high; {1) Or the impress of his substance }

Heb 12:15 looking carefully {1 } lest there be any man that {2 } falleth short of the grace of God; lest any root of bitterness springing up trouble you, and thereby the many be defiled; {1) Or whether 2) Or falleth back from }


Ex 20:6 and showing lovingkindness unto {1 } thousands of them that love me and keep my commandments. {1) Or a thousand generations }

Ro 8:28 And we know that to them that love God {1 } all things work together for good, even to them that are called according to his purpose. {1) Some ancient authorities read God worketh all things with them for good }

1Co 8:3 but if any man loveth God, the same is known by him.

1Co 16:22 If any man loveth not the Lord, let him be anathema. {1 } Maranatha. {1) That is O (or Our) Lord, come! }

2Co 4:5 For we preach not ourselves, but Christ Jesus as Lord, and ourselves as your {1 } servants {2 } for Jesus’ sake. {1) Gr bondservants; Compare 1 Co 9:19. 2) Some ancient authorities read through Jesus }
2Co 4:6 Seeing it is God, that said, {1 } Light shall shine out of darkness, who shined in our hearts, to give the {2 } light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. {1) Ge 1:3. 2) Gr illumination }

Jude 1:20 But ye, beloved, building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,
Jude 1:21 keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.


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