Later, Cain had sexual relations with his wife. She became pregnant and gave birth to Enoch. Cain founded a city and named it after his son Enoch.
Then Noah built an altar to the LORD and offered burnt offerings on it from every clean animal and every clean bird.
Then they said, "Come on! Let's build ourselves a city and a tower, with its summit in the heavens, and let's make a name for ourselves so we won't be scattered over the surface of the whole earth."
but Jacob set out for Succoth, built a house there, and constructed some cattle shelters. He named the place Succoth.
Then they approached him and said, "Here's where we're going to build corrals for our cattle and cities for our families,
However, you may cut down the trees whose fruit you know isn't edible, in order to build siege works against the city that waged war with you, until it falls."
You are to lay siege against it, build a rampart around it, set a bulwark against it, encircle it with a berm, set up camps against it, and place battering rams around it.
1 Kings 6:14
So Solomon kept on building the Temple and finished it.
When the enemies of Judah and Benjamin learned that the descendants of the Babylonian captivity had built their Temple to the LORD, the God of Israel,
1 Kings 11:7
Later, Solomon even constructed a high place on the mountain east of Jerusalem that was dedicated to Chemosh, that detestable Moabite idol, and to Molech, the detestable Ammonite idol.
So we rebuilt the wall, completing it halfway up, because the people were committed to working.
How terrible it will be for you! You build monuments for the prophets, and it was your ancestors who killed them!
So they went to Jesus and begged him repeatedly, "He deserves to have this done for him, because he loves our people and built our synagogue for us."