Bible verses about "ishtar" | LEB

Jeremiah 44:25

25 Thus says Yahweh of hosts, the God of Israel, saying,* 'You and your wives have promised with your mouths* and with your hands* you have fulfilled, saying,* "We certainly will carry out our vows that we vowed, to make smoke offerings to the queen of the heavens,* and to pour out to her libations." You must certainly keep your vows and you must certainly carry out your vows.'

Jeremiah 7:18

18 The children are gathering wood, and the fathers are kindling the fire, and the women are kneading dough to make sacrificial cakes for the queen of heaven, and they pour out libations to other gods for the sake of provoking me to anger.

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