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Most Relevant Verses

1 Peter 4:17

For the time has come for judgment to begin with God’s household, and if it begins with us, what will the outcome be for those who disobey the gospel of God?

Luke 9:61

Another also said, “I will follow You, Lord, but first let me go and say good-bye to those at my house.”

Mark 7:27

He said to her, “Allow the children to be satisfied first, because it isn’t right to take the children’s bread and throw it to the dogs.”

Exodus 12:3

Tell the whole community of Israel that on the tenth day of this month they must each select an animal of the flock according to their fathers’ households, one animal per household.

1 Timothy 3:12

Deacons must be husbands of one wife, managing their children and their own households competently.

Numbers 1:18

and they assembled the whole community on the first day of the second month. They recorded their ancestry by their clans and their ancestral houses, counting one by one the names of those 20 years old or more,

1 Chronicles 13:14

The ark of God remained with Obed-edom’s family in his house for three months, and the Lord blessed his family and all that he had.

Genesis 31:3

Then the Lord said to him, “Go back to the land of your fathers and to your family, and I will be with you.”

Deuteronomy 15:20

Each year you and your family are to eat it before the Lord your God in the place the Lord chooses.

1 Chronicles 17:27

So now, You have been pleased to bless Your servant’s house that it may continue before You forever. For You, Lord, have blessed it, and it is blessed forever.

Jeremiah 31:1

“At that time”—this is the Lord’s declaration—“I will be the God of all the families of Israel, and they will be My people.”

Luke 12:52

From now on, five in one household will be divided: three against two, and two against three.

John 8:35

A slave does not remain in the household forever, but a son does remain forever.

Proverbs 24:27

Complete your outdoor work, and prepare your field;
afterward, build your house.

1 Samuel 2:31

“‘Look, the days are coming when I will cut off your strength and the strength of your ancestral family, so that none in your family will reach old age.

Genesis 41:51

Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh, meaning, “God has made me forget all my hardship in my father’s house.”

1 Timothy 3:15

But if I should be delayed, I have written so that you will know how people ought to act in God’s household, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and foundation of the truth.

Luke 10:5

Whatever house you enter, first say, ‘Peace to this household.’

1 Samuel 25:6

Then say this: ‘Long life to you, and peace to you, to your family, and to all that is yours.

Job 1:10

Haven’t You placed a hedge around him, his household, and everything he owns? You have blessed the work of his hands, and his possessions have increased in the land.

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