Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where is the house that ye build unto me? and where is the place of my rest?

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Bible References

Where is the house

2 Samuel 7:5
Go and tell my servant David, Thus says LORD, Shall thou build a house for me to dwell in?
Jeremiah 7:4
Trust ye not in lying words, saying, The temple of LORD, the temple of LORD, the temple of LORD, are these.
Malachi 1:11
For from the rising of the sun even to the going down of the same, my name [is] great among the Gentiles. And in every place incense [is] offered to my name, and a pure offering. For my name [is] great among the Gentiles, says LORD
Matthew 24:2
But Jesus said to them, Do ye not see all these things? Truly I say to you, there will be left here, no, not a stone upon a stone, that will not be thrown down.
John 4:20
Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and ye say that in Jerusalem is the place where it is necessary to worship.
Acts 7:48
However the Most High does not dwell in man-made temples, just as the prophet says,

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Psalm 33:14
From the place of his habitation he looks forth upon all the inhabitants of the earth;
Jeremiah 17:12
A glorious throne, [set] on high from the beginning, is the place of our sanctuary.