2 Kings Moreover, Josiah removed the mediums and the spiritists and the teraphim and the idols and all the abominations that were seen in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem, that he might confirm the words of the law which were written in the book that Hilkiah the priest found in the house of the LORD.
2 Chronicles 33:6 He made his sons pass through the fire in the valley of Ben-hinnom; and he practiced witchcraft, used divination, practiced sorcery and dealt with mediums and spiritists.
If the people failed to kill him, God would destroy him and his family (Lev 20:4, 5).The death penalty was also pronounced against one who consulted mediums and wizards (Lev 20:6); one who cursed his father or mother (Lev 20:9); an adulterer and an adulteress (Lev ); one who committed incest with his father’s wife (Lev ) or daughter-in-law (Lev ); and a sodomite (Lev ).If he died without leaving a son to carry on his name, his brother was commanded to marry the widow and name the first son after the deceased (Deut. Mediums and wizards were to be exterminated by stoning (Lev ). In fact more to the point, many in America turn are hiding their eyes from the unfathomable atrocity of human sacrifices (willful abortions of babies created in the image of God) by the millions. O God send a revival to America before it is too late! The practice of necromancy is prohibited by Mosaic Law, subject to the death penalty (Lev. To the surprise of the medium, Saul does encounter the ʾôv of Samuel, who brings a curse from Yahweh.(Summary of Every Chapter of Leviticus) Leviticus 20:2 "You shall also say to the sons of Israel, 'Any man from the sons of Israel or from the aliens sojourning in Israel who gives any of his offspring to Molech, shall surely be put to death; the people of the land shall stone him with stones. Amen Leviticus 20:5 then I Myself will set My face against that man and against his family, and I will cut off from among their people both him and all those who play the harlot after him, by playing the harlot after Molech. Ob/ov - 11x in 11v - Leviticus 'Do not turn to mediums or spiritists; do not seek them out to be defiled by them. Leviticus 20:6 'As for the person who turns to mediums and to spiritists, to play the harlot after them, I will also set My face against that person and will cut him off from among his people.He did much evil in the sight of the LORD, provoking Him to anger.
Isaiah When they say to you, "Consult the mediums and the spiritists who whisper and mutter," should not a people consult their God?(Theological Wordbook of the Old Testament) Gilbrant - This masculine noun is translated "wizard" (KJV) and "spiritist" (NIV and NASB).It refers to one who knows and communicates with the unseen world.Should they consult the dead on behalf of the living?Isaiah 19:3 "Then the spirit of the Egyptians will be demoralized within them; And I will confound their strategy, So that they will resort to idols and ghosts of the dead And to mediums and spiritists.The word always occurs with ʿôv, which is translated "those who have familiar spirits" (KJV) or "medium" (NIV and NASB).