Baal-peor in the Bible
An idol of Moab
- Numbers 25:3 And Israel joined himself unto Baalpeor: and the anger of the LORD was kindled against Israel.
- Numbers 25:5 And Moses said unto the judges of Israel, Slay ye every one his men that were joined unto Baalpeor.
- Deuteronomy 4:3 Your eyes have seen what the LORD did because of Baalpeor: for all the men that followed Baalpeor, the LORD thy God hath destroyed them from among you.
- Psalm 106:28 They joined themselves also unto Baalpeor, and ate the sacrifices of the dead.
- Hosea 9:10 I found Israel like grapes in the wilderness; I saw your fathers as the firstripe in the fig tree at her first time: but they went to Baalpeor, and separated themselves unto that shame; and their abominations were according as they loved.
⇒Bible Encyclopedia for BAAL-PEOR.
⇒See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Baalpeor.