In The Woman in the Moon, Lyly subversively broaches the possibility for such idolatrous
errors onstage, as he reimagines the Genesis and Pygmalion creation narratives, and presents a female personification of Nature as the "creator" in this reimagining.
Those in the room needed no further explanation of what he meant by "an idolatrous
Ansar Dine (Defenders of Faith) took control of Goundam and destroyed shrines in the town of around 20,000, declaring them idolatrous
They have also attacked Sunni Muslim shrines they consider idolatrous
There were no immediate reports the attackers had copied IS group militants in Iraq by targeting exhibits seen by hardliners as idolatrous
IS tries to justify the destruction of antiquities by saying they are idolatrous
, but experts say the group traffics in them to fund its self-proclaimed "caliphate" and destroys only those pieces that are too bulky to be smuggled.
This is of little consequence for Jews who view Halloween as an idolatrous
, pagan holiday rooted in Catholicism; they will celebrate Shabbat as they do every week and ignore Halloween as they do every year.
Thirdly, why in Genesis 26 did Esau change Oholibamah's name to Judith so as to trick his parents into believing that she had rejected idolatry, but not do this for his other wife, Basemath, whose name alludes to her idolatrous
Following the late Gerhard Forde, Christ's cross and resurrection destroy idolatrous
faith and create genuine faith in the true God (18, 92).
It is no secret that extremists are determined to wipe out Sufi traditions to fly the banner of their version of Islam, whereby reverence of tombs is idolatrous
The rabbi also turned to religious leaders, as well, noting that while meeting with the Pope - who, by traditional Jewish laws, represents an idolatrous
sect - is problematic, the issue of the whereabouts of the Temple vessels is too urgent to overlook.
Many extremist fighters from ISIS and other militant Sunni Islamist groups fighting in Syria regard Shiites to be "infidels and consider their shrines idolatrous
, and therefore legitimate targets," Reuters reported.