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Examples from the Web for molech
Nay, so much zeal might have propitiated the savage heart of a Molech.
Children may once have “passed through fire to Molech” where now the heaving turf shrouds the skeleton of a decayed church.Records of Woodhall Spa and Neighbourhood
J. Conway Walter
The Carthaginians worshipped Amilear, and that name comes from the same source as Molech.
Of a similar character was the worship that gathered around the name of Molech.The Evolution of Old Testament Religion
W. E. Orchard
It was here, too, that the human sacrifices to the god Molech took place, where the victims were made "to pass through the fire."The Bible Story
Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
- Old Testament a variant of Moloch
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