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Example sentences from the Web for molech
If parents threw their children into the furnace to Molech, why should they not devote their daughters to Ishtar?Folkways|William Graham Sumner
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
The Carthaginians worshipped Amilear, and that name comes from the same source as 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