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Graven image

A Graven image is any drawing, painting, picture, sculpture, statue, or other depiction with non-Christian religious connotations. A physical representation of a "false god" or idol.[1][2][3]

See also


  1. "graven image",The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition. HarperCollins Distribution Services.
  3. According to ICR's search result blurb: "A graven image is a physical representation of anything that is in heaven, earth, or water, and that is not to be worshipped as God. The second commandment forbids idolatry and the worship of anything that is not God."