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Abomination in the Bible

What are the references to abominations in the Bible? An abomination in English is that which is especially deplorable, repugnant, sinful, corrupt, or depraved. Things referred to as abominations in the Bible often may imply that which is prohibited or corrupted according to Christian doctrine. Abomination relates very closely to the idea of sin as that which we are commanded to refrain from participating in or encouraging

Daniel 11:31

31 “His armed forces will rise up to desecrate the temple fortress and will abolish the daily sacrifice. Then they will set up the abomination that causes desolation.



Daniel 12:11

11 “From the time that the daily sacrifice is abolished and the abomination that causes desolation is set up, there will be 1,290 days.



Deuteronomy 22:5

A woman must not wear men’s clothing, nor a man wear women’s clothing, for the LORD your God detests anyone who does this.


Deuteronomy 23:18

18 You must not bring the earnings of a female prostitute or of a male prostitute into the house of the LORD your God to pay any vow, because the LORD your God detests them both.


Deuteronomy 24:4

then her first husband, who divorced her, is not allowed to marry her again after she has been defiled. That would be detestable in the eyes of the LORD. Do not bring sin upon the land the LORD your God is giving you as an inheritance.


Isaiah 1:13

13 Stop bringing meaningless offerings! Your incense is detestable to me. New Moons, Sabbaths and convocations— I cannot bear your worthless assemblies.


Leviticus 7:18

18 If any meat of the fellowship offering is eaten on the third day, the one who offered it will not be accepted. It will not be reckoned to their credit, for it has become impure; the person who eats any of it will be held responsible.


Leviticus 18:22

22 “ ‘Do not have sexual relations with a man as one does with a woman; that is detestable.


Proverbs 11:1

The LORD detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him.

Proverbs 15:8

The LORD detests the sacrifice of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases him.


Proverbs 15:26

26 The LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but gracious words are pure in his sight.


Proverbs 16:5

The LORD detests all the proud of heart. Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished.


Proverbs 17:15

15 Acquitting the guilty and condemning the innocent— the LORD detests them both.


Proverbs 20:10

10 Differing weights and differing measures— the LORD detests them both.


Proverbs 20:23

23 The LORD detests differing weights, and dishonest scales do not pleas

Proverbs 28:9

If anyone turns a deaf ear to my instruction, even their prayers are detestable.


Revelation 21:27

27 Nothing impure will ever enter it, nor will anyone who does what is shameful or deceitful, but only those whose names are written in the Lamb’s book of life.


Mark 13:14

14 “When you see ‘the abomination that causes desolation’standing where itoes not belong—let the reader understand—then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains.


Matthew 24:15

15 “So when you see standing in the holy place ‘the abomination that causes desolation,’spoken of through the prophet Daniel—let the reader understand—


Romans 1:26-27

26 Because of this, God gave them over to shameful lusts. Even their women exchanged natural sexual relations for unnatural ones.
27 In the same way the men also abandoned natural relations with women and were inflamed with lust for one another. Men committed shameful acts with other men, and received in themselves the due penalty for their error.


Leviticus 20:12-13

12 “ ‘If a man has sexual relations with his daughter-in-law, both of them are to be put to death. What they have done is a perversion; their blood will be on their own heads.
13 “ ‘If a man has sexual relations with