The Guide to the Scriptures

    Abominable, Abomination

    See also Sin

    In the scriptures, something that causes disgust or hatred to the righteous and pure.

    • Lying lips are abomination to the Lord:Prov. 12:22;
    • Pride is abominable in the sight of the Lord:Jacob 2:13–22;
    • The wicked are consigned to a view of their own abominations:Mosiah 3:25;
    • Unchastity is most abominable above all sins save murder and denying the Holy Ghost:Alma 39:3–5;
    • The indignation of the Lord is kindled against their abominations:D&C 97:24;