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?
Where is the house
2 Samuel 7:5
"Go, tell my servant David: 'This is what the Lord says: Do you really intend to build a house for me to live in?
Stop putting your confidence in the false belief that says, "We are safe! The temple of the Lord is here! The temple of the Lord is here! The temple of the Lord is here!"
For from the east to the west my name will be great among the nations. Incense and pure offerings will be offered in my name everywhere, for my name will be great among the nations," says the Lord who rules over all.
And he said to them, "Do you see all these things? I tell you the truth, not one stone will be left on another. All will be torn down!"
Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and you people say that the place where people must worship is in Jerusalem."
Yet the Most High does not live in houses made by human hands, as the prophet says,