Category Archives: Exodus 32

Icons Conquer Idols

Do not think about a golden calf. Whatever you do, do not think about a golden calf. Stop thinking about golden calves. What are you thinking about right now? It is impossible to drive away unwanted thoughts by focusing on … Continue reading

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Bowing Down to a Faceless Idol

Before the Incarnation, it was idolatrous to make an image of God. Now that the Incarnation has taken place, it would be idolatrous not to make images of Him. When a religion rejects images of God, it sends the message that God is … Continue reading

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