13 Bible Verses about Each Local Church
Most Relevant Verses
When they had appointed elders for them in every church, having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.
Is anyone among you sick? Then he must call for the elders of the church and they are to pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord;
(but if a man does not know how to manage his own household, how will he take care of the church of God?),
Now I wish that you all spoke in tongues, but even more that you would prophesy; and greater is one who prophesies than one who speaks in tongues, unless he interprets, so that the church may receive edifying.
So also you, since you are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek to abound for the edification of the church.
If they desire to learn anything, let them ask their own husbands at home; for it is improper for a woman to speak in church.
If he refuses to listen to them, tell it to the church; and if he refuses to listen even to the church, let him be to you as a Gentile and a tax collector.
- Local (25 instances)