Are statues, art and church ornaments Idols?


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Good morning.My? . is it possible for the above be considered used as idols.I am dealing w reconversion too the church.I have many ques. I am so in my head.There are so many buts in my head for everything I hear in the church about God.I believe in God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit. Are our statues idols?


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What is an example of idolatry?**
]* Carving statues and Images**
]* Where are statues and saints in the Bible?**
]* Where does the New Testament allow for graven images?**
]* Do Catholics Worship Statues?**
]* Verse by Verse: Statuary**
]* Statues of Limitations by Tim Staples**
]* Second Ecumenical Council of Nicaea (787)**
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