The Psalmist gives us a sharp, stinging description of the absolute ridiculousness of idolatry when he says, “They exchanged the glory of God for the image of an ox that eats grass” (Psalm 106:20).
Read that again:
“They exchanged the glory of God
for the image of an ox that eats grass.”
They exchanged worshipping God, the Creator of the heavens and the earth, serving Him, gazing upon His glory…
For a cow.
It’d be funny if it wasn’t so pathetic.
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