22 Bible Verses about God's Dwelling

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1 Kings 8:27

"God does not really live on the earth! Look, if the sky and the highest heaven cannot contain you, how much less this temple I have built!

Psalm 132:5

until I find a place for the Lord, a fine dwelling place for the powerful ruler of Jacob."

Exodus 15:17

You will bring them in and plant them in the mountain of your inheritance, in the place you made for your residence, O Lord, the sanctuary, O Lord, that your hands have established.

1 Kings 8:13

O Lord, truly I have built a lofty temple for you, a place where you can live permanently."

Psalm 26:8

O Lord, I love the temple where you live, the place where your splendor is revealed.

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 68:16

Why do you look with envy, O mountains with many peaks, at the mountain where God has decided to live? Indeed the Lord will live there permanently!

Isaiah 56:7

I will bring them to my holy mountain; I will make them happy in the temple where people pray to me. Their burnt offerings and sacrifices will be accepted on my altar, for my temple will be known as a temple where all nations may pray."

1 Kings 8:12

Then Solomon said, "The Lord has said that he lives in thick darkness.

Ecclesiastes 5:1

Be careful what you do when you go to the temple of God; draw near to listen rather than to offer a sacrifice like fools, for they do not realize that they are doing wrong.

Haggai 1:9

You expected a large harvest, but instead there was little, and when you brought it home it disappeared right away. Why?' asks the Lord who rules over all. 'Because my temple remains in ruins, thanks to each of you favoring his own house!

Zechariah 2:13

Be silent in the Lord's presence, all people everywhere, for he is being moved to action in his holy dwelling place.

Acts 7:49

Heaven is my throne, and earth is the footstool for my feet. What kind of house will you build for me, says the Lord, or what is my resting place?

Hebrews 3:2

who is faithful to the one who appointed him, as Moses was also in God's house.

Hebrews 10:21

and since we have a great priest over the house of God,

2 Chronicles 6:18

"God does not really live with humankind on the earth! Look, if the sky and the highest heaven cannot contain you, how much less this temple I have built!

2 Chronicles 2:6

Of course, who can really build a temple for him, since the sky and the highest heavens cannot contain him? Who am I that I should build him a temple! It will really be only a place to offer sacrifices before him.

1 Chronicles 23:25

For David said, "The Lord God of Israel has given his people rest and has permanently settled in Jerusalem.

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2 Samuel 7:2

The king said to Nathan the prophet, "Look! I am living in a palace made from cedar, while the ark of God sits in the middle of a tent."

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