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  • Contrasted with the use of teraphim in xix.
  • There were teraphim in David's house, and the worship of Yahweh under the image of a calf was the'state religion of the kingdom of Ephraim.
  • Like the teraphim it was part of the common stock of Hebrew cult; it is borne (rather than worn) by persons acting in a priestly character (Samuel at Shiloh, priests of Nob, David), it is part of the worship of individuals (Gideon at Ophrah), and is found in a private shrine with a lay attendant (Micah; Judg.
  • 2-4 corresponding to the ephod and teraphim of ver.
  • But the combination of ephod and teraphim (as in Hos.
 

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