Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness.

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Bible References

For

Psalm 84:1
For the music director; according to the gittith style; written by the Korahites, a psalm. How lovely is the place where you live, O Lord who rules over all!
Psalm 27:4
I have asked the Lord for one thing -- this is what I desire! I want to live in the Lord's house all the days of my life, so I can gaze at the splendor of the Lord and contemplate in his temple.
Psalm 43:3
Reveal your light and your faithfulness! They will lead me, they will escort me back to your holy hill, and to the place where you live.
Psalm 63:2
Yes, in the sanctuary I have seen you, and witnessed your power and splendor.
Luke 2:46
After three days they found him in the temple courts, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions.
Romans 8:5
For those who live according to the flesh have their outlook shaped by the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit have their outlook shaped by the things of the Spirit.
Philippians 3:20
But our citizenship is in heaven -- and we also await a savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ,

I had, etc

James 2:3
do you pay attention to the one who is finely dressed and say, "You sit here in a good place," and to the poor person, "You stand over there," or "Sit on the floor"?

To dwell

Psalm 17:14
Lord, use your power to deliver me from these murderers, from the murderers of this world! They enjoy prosperity; you overwhelm them with the riches they desire. They have many children, and leave their wealth to their offspring.
Psalm 26:8
O Lord, I love the temple where you live, the place where your splendor is revealed.
Psalm 141:4
Do not let me have evil desires, or participate in sinful activities with men who behave wickedly. I will not eat their delicacies.

General references

1 Chronicles 15:23
Berechiah and Elkanah were guardians of the ark;
2 Chronicles 9:7
Your attendants, who stand before you at all times and hear your wise sayings, are truly happy!

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