Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Exodus 34:12 in English Standard Version "Take care, lest you make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land to which you go, lest it become a snare in your midst." Ex 23:32 You shall make no covenant with them and their gods. Ex 23:33 They shall not dwell in your land, lest they make you sin against me; for if you serve their gods, it will surely be a snare to you.” De 7:2 and when the Lord your God gives them over to you, and you defeat them, then you must devote them to complete destruction. You shall make no covenant with them and show no mercy to them. Jos 23:12 For if you turn back and cling to the remnant of these nations remaining among you and make marriages with them, so that you associate with them and they with you, Jud 2:2 and you shall make no covenant with the inhabitants of this land; you shall break down their altars.’ But you have not obeyed my voice. What is this you have done?