the high places
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_14 14:3-5
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He removed the pagan altars and the high places. He shattered their sacred pillars and chopped down their Asherah poles.
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He told [the people of] Judah to seek the LORD God of their ancestors and to carry out the instruction and the command.
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He also removed the high places and the incense altars from all the cities of Judah, and the kingdom experienced peace under him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 12:13
Be careful not to offer your burnt offerings in all the [sacred] places you see.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 12:14
You must offer your burnt offerings only in the place the LORD chooses in one of your tribes, and there you must do everything I command you.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 3:2-4
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However, the people were sacrificing on the high places, because until that time a temple for the LORD's name had not been built.
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Solomon loved the LORD by walking in the statutes of his father David, but he also sacrificed and burned incense on the high places.
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The king went to Gibeon to sacrifice there because it was the most famous high place. He offered 1,000 burnt offerings on that altar.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 22:43
He walked in all the ways of his father Asa; he did not turn away from them but did what was right in the LORD's sight. However, the high places were not taken away; the people still sacrificed and burned incense on the high places.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 12:3
Yet the high places were not taken away; the people continued sacrificing and burning incense on the high places.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 14:4
Yet, the high places were not taken away, and the people continued sacrificing and burning incense on the high places.
the heart of Asa
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_14 16:7-12
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At that time, Hanani the seer came to King Asa of Judah and said to him, "Because you depended on the king of Aram and have not depended on the LORD your God, the army of the king of Aram has escaped from your hand.
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Were not the Cushites and Libyans a vast army with very many chariots and horsemen? When you depended on the LORD, He handed them over to you.
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For the eyes of the LORD range throughout the earth to show Himself strong for those whose hearts are completely His. You have been foolish in this matter, for from now on, you will have wars."
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Asa was angry with the seer and put him in prison because of his anger over this. And Asa mistreated some of the people at that time.
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Note that the events of Asa's [reign], from beginning to end, are written about in the Book of the Kings of Judah and Israel.
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In the thirty-ninth year of his reign, Asa developed a disease in his feet, and his disease became increasingly severe. Yet even in his disease he didn't seek the LORD but the physicians.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 11:4
When Solomon was old, his wives seduced him [to follow] other gods. His heart was not completely with the LORD his God, as his father David's heart had been.