What was…..what is….
Deuteronomy 32: “They have corrupted themselves, their spot is not the spot of his children: they are a perverse and crooked generation.”
Moses had to deal with the people wanting to mix the faith in God with the idol worship of the Egyptians/ the environment where they had previously lived.
Paul warns us of the same issue in Philippians 2:15 :That ye may be blameless (irreproachable) and harmless (unmixed), the sons of God, without rebuke (blame), in the midst of a crooked (warped) and perverse (distorted) nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world;”
What has been mixed into current day religious ? beliefs from the pagan world? …..Constantines idol worship? ….Norse/celtic paganism?
Have you sought out the origins of your faith?