I have a small figuerine of the Virgin mary on one of my coffee tables, i dont light candles or bow or worship it, it is simply there repredenting what i believe in, is this still idolatry is this a sin?
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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)