The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
the earth, and shall say, Surely our fathers have inherited lies,
vanity, and things wherein there is no profit.
JER 16:20 Shall a man make gods unto himself, and they are no gods?
JER 16:21 Therefore, behold, I will this once cause them to know, I
will cause them to know mine hand and my might; and they shall know that
my name is The LORD.
JER 17:1 The sin of Judah is written with a pen of iron, and with the
point of a diamond: it is graven upon the table of their heart, and upon
the horns of your altars;
JER 17:2 Whilst their children remember their altars and their groves
by the green trees upon the high hills.
King James Bible