Exodus 20:23 References
23 'aYou shall not make other gods besides Me; bgods of silver or gods of gold, you shall not make for yourselves.
b Exodus 32:1, Exodus 32:2, Exodus 32:4, Deuteronomy 29:17
1 Now when the people saw that Moses adelayed to come down from the mountain, the people assembled about Aaron and said to him, "Come, bmake us a god who will go before us; as for cthis Moses, the man who brought us up from the land of Egypt, we do not know what has become of him."
2 Aaron said to them, "aTear off the gold rings which are in the ears of your wives, your sons, and your daughters, and bring them to me."
4 He took this from their hand, and fashioned it with a graving tool and made it into a amolten calf; and they said, "This is your god, O Israel, who brought you up from the land of Egypt."