Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 2 Kings 17:8 in English Standard Version "and walked in the customs of the nations whom the Lord drove out before the people of Israel, and in the customs that the kings of Israel had practiced." Le 18:3 You shall not do as they do in the land of Egypt, where you lived, and you shall not do as they do in the land of Canaan, to which I am bringing you. You shall not walk in their statutes. De 18:9 “When you come into the land that the Lord your God is giving you, you shall not learn to follow the abominable practices of those nations. 2Ki 16:3 but he walked in the way of the kings of Israel. He even burned his son as an offering, according to the despicable practices of the nations whom the Lord drove out before the people of Israel. 2Ki 17:19 Judah also did not keep the commandments of the Lord their God, but walked in the customs that Israel had introduced.