Bible verses about false gods
This evil world is filled with many false gods. Not even being aware of it you might have built an idol in your life. It can be your body, clothes, electronics, cell phone, etc.
It is easy to be obsessed and make something more important than God in our lives, that is why we must be on guard.
The false gods of America are sex, money of course, weed, drunkenness, cars, malls, sports, etc. If anyone loves the things of the world the love of the father is not in him.
When your life turns into it’s all about me and you become selfish, that is turning yourself into a god. The biggest day of idolatry is on a Sunday because many people are worshiping different gods.
Many people believe themselves to be saved, but aren’t and are praying to a god they made up in their mind. A god who doesn’t care if I live a continuous sinful lifestyle. A god who is all loving and doesn’t punish people.
God is jealous and He will throw these people into hell for eternity. Be careful and trust in Christ alone because He is everything.
1. Psalm 40:3-5 He put a new song in my mouth, a hymn of praise to our God. Many will see and fear the LORD and put their trust in him. 4 Blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD, who does not look to the proud, to those who turn aside to false gods. Many, LORD my God, are the wonders you have done, the things you planned for us. None can compare with you; were I to speak and tell of your deeds, they would be too many to declare.
No other gods.
2. Exodus 20:3-4 Thou shalt have no other gods before me. Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or 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:
3. Exodus 23:13 “Be careful to do everything I have said to you. Do not invoke the names of other gods; do not let them be heard on your lips.
4. Matthew 6:24 “”No one can be a slave of two masters, since either he will hate one and love the other, or be devoted to one and despise the other. You cannot be slaves of God and of money.
5. Romans 1:25 because they exchanged the truth about God for a lie and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever! Amen.
God is a jealous God
6. Deuteronomy 4:24 For the LORD thy God is a consuming fire, even a jealous God.
7. Exodus 34:14 For thou shalt worship no other god: for the LORD, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God:
8. Deuteronomy 6:15 for the LORD your God, who is among you, is a jealous God and his anger will burn against you, and he will destroy you from the face of the land.
9. Deuteronomy 32:16-17 They provoked him to jealousy with strange gods, with abominations provoked they him to anger. They sacrificed unto devils, not to God; to gods whom they knew not, to new gods that came newly up, whom your fathers feared not.
10. Psalm 4:2 How long will you people turn my glory into shame? How long will you love delusions and seek false gods
11. Philippians 3:19 Their end is destruction, their god is their belly, and they glory in their shame, with minds set on earthly things.
12. Psalm 97:7 All worshipers of images are put to shame, who make their boast in worthless idols; worship him, all you gods!
13. 1 John 2:16-17 For everything in the world–the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life–comes not from the Father but from the world. The world and its desires pass away, but whoever does the will of God lives forever.
14. 1 Corinthians 7:31 Those who use the things of the world should not become attached to them. For this world as we know it will soon pass away.
Warning! Warning! Most people who profess Jesus as Lord will not get into Heaven.
15. Matthew 7:21-23 “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. On that day many will say to me, ‘Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in your name, and cast out demons in your name, and do many mighty works in your name?’ And then will I declare to them, ‘I never knew you; depart from me, you workers of lawlessness.’
16. Revelation 21:27 Nothing evil will be allowed to enter, nor anyone who practices shameful idolatry and dishonesty–but only those whose names are written in the Lamb’s Book of Life.
17. Ezekiel 23:49 You will suffer the penalty for your lewdness and bear the consequences of your sins of idolatry. Then you will know that I am the Sovereign LORD.”
18. 1 Peter 2:11 Dear friends, I urge you, as foreigners and exiles, to abstain from sinful desires, which wage war against your soul.
19. 1 John 4:1 Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone out into the world.
20. 1 John 5:21 Dear children, keep away from anything that might take God’s place in your hearts.
21. Psalm 135:4-9 For the LORD has chosen Jacob to be his own, Israel to be his treasured possession. I know that the LORD is great, that our Lord is greater than all gods. The LORD does whatever pleases him, in the heavens and on the earth, in the seas and all their depths. He makes clouds rise from the ends of the earth; he sends lightning with the rain and brings out the wind from his storehouses. He struck down the firstborn of Egypt, the firstborn of people and animals. He sent his signs and wonders into your midst, Egypt, against Pharaoh and all his servants.