8628 worship, hindrances to

8628 worship, hindrances to

True worship goes beyond mere form and can therefore be hindered by a wrong relationship to God or to others.

Worship that is merely formal is unacceptable

1Sa 15:22 See also Isa 1:13; Eze 33:31; Hos 6:6; Mt 6:5; 2Ti 3:5

Worship is hindered by wrong relationships

To God Ps 66:18; Mt 15:7-9 pp Mk 7:6-7 See also Isa 29:13; Ps 32:5-6; Isa 59:2; Isa 64:7; Jas 4:3

To others Isa 1:11-17; Mt 5:23-24 See also Am 5:21-24

See also

5908motives
8142religion
8752false worship
8834unbelief