“[However,] very far are they [the Renaissance-Age Romanist Church Leaders] from keeping within these boundaries…. They leave not a corner without images….
“Brutish stupidity has overspread the globe, men longing after visible forms of God and so forming deities of wood and stone…. We must hold it as a first principle that as often as any form is assigned to God, His glory is corrupted by an impious lie.
“In the Law, accordingly, after God had claimed the glory of divinity for Himself alone, when He comes to show what kind of worship He approves and rejects — He immediately adds ‘You shall not make unto yourself any graven image or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above!’… Exodus 20:4.