For persons whom claim to
be Christians, semi-worshipping or worshipping relics should be something
that's near 'Fornication against God' - the word fornication is used
as a metaphor for 'transgression' in this sentence. God refers to
it as 'fornication' if a Christian worships or prays to anyone or anything
else than he, God.
So when you see churches
worshipping relics and statues, like the Catholic churches do so much,
praying to dead people and clinging to relics for good luck and other nonesense,
you know one thing for sure: you must not embrace their ways.
From the ten commandments:
“You shall have no other
gods before me.
“You shall not make for
yourself a carved image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven
above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the
You shall not bow down to
them or serve them, for I the LORD your God am a jealous God,visiting the
iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and the fourth generation
of those who hate me,
but showing steadfast love
to thousands of those who love me and keep my commandments.
TI1 2: 5 For
there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ
Gates Of Hell Shall Not Prevail Against It
Through the ages Catholics
and other Nicolaitans tried to defy the above quotation by Jesus, oppressing
and murdering many, deceiving and misleading many more, but they have not
and shall not prevail against 'His Church'.