Idols - Why God Hates Them?
in the form of images such as the
crucifix is a very appreciated item in
Roman Catholicism as well as in numerous
Protestant denominations. What does the
Bible say about the matter of images
the crucifix and other forms of idols?
Exodus 20:4; and
images such as the crucifix are strictly
they are always a flawed mis-representation
and/or a deception of the true and
living God. They have no spiritual
benefit. Images are often born from the
imagination of the human heart (that's
Images and idols such as, the crucifix
are not exact about the historical and
theological role of the cross of Christ
and God's will with our lifes.
Christians are not to live by sight...
we live by faith... not in the visible,
but the invisible God, the Lord
are more than just an image within the
mentality of religious circles. it is an
instrument used by Satan to breed
prejudice against the exclusiveness of
the Bible. Quite frankly, God commands
separation from images that act as an
influence in place of His Word. As
Christians, we don't need an image or
idol to remind us of what Christ did for us on the
cross... we have the Bible and the Holy
Spirit for that.
Sincerely, Dr. Arthur Belanger
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