Well, I assume that images means images of false gods, since there is no image of God. And I assume that the context is worshiping the real God in front of a false image (kind of like the Jacobite toast).

Well, a few passages spring to mind. Let’s start with Exodus 20:4:

“You shall not make for yourself a carved image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth.”

This was part of the law of Moses. Does it apply to Christians today? How about Acts 15:28-29:

“For it has seemed good to the Holy Spirit and to us to lay on you no greater burden than these requirements: 29 that you abstain from what has been sacrificed to idols, and from blood, and from what has been strangled, and from sexual immorality. If you keep yourselves from these, you will do well. Farewell.”

There is not a lot of point abstaining from food sacrificed to idols if you’re going to actually worship in front of them — though there are several reasons why this command to us might be narrower than that (briefly: perhaps this was really about blood, perhaps it’s about false worship, etc).

So I guess we shouldn’t do that. But hang on. How about this, from Naaman (2 Kings 5:18-19):

In this matter may the Lord pardon your servant: when my master goes into the house of Rimmon to worship there, leaning on my arm, and I bow myself in the house of Rimmon, when I bow myself in the house of Rimmon, the Lord pardon your servant in this matter.” 19 He said to him, “Go in peace.”

I’ve never been sure how much we can conclude from this. Elisha said it was ok for him, but would it be ok for us? Perhaps in special circumstances? (such as the death of a family relative who worships false gods). Actually, Paul has quite a lot to say on this subject, with regard to eating food sacrificed to idols. If this is the same thing, then what Paul says is useful (Romans 14:13–15):

Therefore let us not pass judgment on one another any longer, but rather decide never to put a stumbling block or hindrance in the way of a brother. 14 I know and am persuaded in the Lord Jesus that nothing is unclean in itself, but it is unclean for anyone who thinks it unclean.

The original question said: “Please give the verse to support. Yes or no please give me the verse # and chapter.” Well, I don’t think the Bible says Yes or No. Instead, these verses give advice on how to decide whether appearing to worship false gods — gods that are not real — is a good idea or not. Personally, the concern that I not distress any of my brothers or sisters means that I greatly prefer not to appear to worship in front of images — it’s not like it does anything for me when I do.

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