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14:24 male cult prostitutes. The Canaanites believed that ritual prostitution helped to ensure the fertility of land, flocks, and people. It was forbidden in Israel (Deut. 23:17, 18; 1 Kin. 15:12; 22:46; 2 Kin. 23:7; Hos. 4:14).