Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But unto the place which the LORD your God shall choose out of all your tribes to put his name there, even unto his habitation shall ye seek, and thither thou shalt come:

Bible References

But unto

Deuteronomy 12:11
then it shall come to pass that to the place which LORD your God shall choose to cause his name to dwell there, there ye shall bring all that I command you: your burnt-offerings, and your sacrifices, your tithes, and the heave-offe
Deuteronomy 16:2
And thou shall sacrifice the Passover to LORD thy God, of the flock and the herd, in the place which LORD shall choose to cause his name to dwell there.
Deuteronomy 26:2
that thou shall take of the first of all the fruit of the ground, which thou shall bring in from thy land that LORD thy God gives thee, and thou shall put it in a basket, and shall go to the place which LORD thy God shall choose to
Joshua 9:27
And Joshua made them that day hewers of wood and drawers of water for the congregation, and for the altar of LORD to this day in the place which he should choose.
Joshua 18:1
And the whole congregation of the sons of Israel assembled themselves together at Shiloh, and set up the tent of meeting there, and the land was subdued before them.
1 Kings 8:16
Since the day that I brought forth my people Israel out of Egypt, I chose no city out of all the tribes of Israel to build a house, that my name might be there, but I chose David to be over my people Israel.
1 Kings 14:21
And Rehoboam the son of Solomon reigned in Judah. Rehoboam was forty-one years old when he began to reign, and he reigned seventeen years in Jerusalem, the city which LORD had chosen out of all the tribes of Israel to put his name
1 Chronicles 22:1
Then David said, This is the house of LORD God, and this is the altar of burnt-offering for Israel.
2 Chronicles 7:12
And LORD appeared to Solomon by night, and said to him, I have heard thy prayer, and have chosen this place to myself for a house of sacrifice.
Psalm 78:68
but chose the tribe of Judah, the mount Zion which he loved.
Psalm 87:2
LORD loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob.
John 4:20
Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and ye say that in Jerusalem is the place where it is necessary to worship.
Hebrews 12:22
But ye have come to mount Zion, and to the city of a living God, a heavenly Jerusalem, and to myriads of heavenly agents,
Revelation 14:1
And I looked, and lo, the Lamb standing on the mount Zion, and with it a number, a hundred and forty-four thousand, having its name and the name of his Father, written on their foreheads.

General references

Exodus 23:17
Three times in the year all thy males shall appear before lord LORD.
Leviticus 27:30
And all the tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land, or of the fruit of the tree, is LORD's; it is holy to LORD.
Deuteronomy 12:14
but in the place which LORD shall choose in one of thy tribes. There thou shall offer thy burnt-offerings, and there thou shall do all that I command thee.
Deuteronomy 15:20
Thou shall eat it before LORD thy God year by year in the place which LORD shall choose, thou and thy household.