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Explore similar Bible verses on Jeremiah 10:5 in English Standard Version

"Their idols are like scarecrows in a cucumber field, and they cannot speak; they have to be carried, for they cannot walk. Do not be afraid of them, for they cannot do evil, neither is it in them to do good.”"

  • Ps 115:5 They have mouths, but do not speak; eyes, but do not see.
  • Ps 115:7 They have hands, but do not feel; feet, but do not walk; and they do not make a sound in their throat.
  • Ps 135:16 They have mouths, but do not speak; they have eyes, but do not see;
  • Isa 41:23 Tell us what is to come hereafter, that we may know that you are gods; do good, or do harm, that we may be dismayed and terrified.
  • Isa 46:7 They lift it to their shoulders, they carry it, they set it in its place, and it stands there; it cannot move from its place. If one cries to it, it does not answer or save him from his trouble.
  • Hab 2:18 “What profit is an idol when its maker has shaped it, a metal image, a teacher of lies? For its maker trusts in his own creation when he makes speechless idols!
  • 1Co 12:2 You know that when you were pagans you were led astray to mute idols, however you were led.