'Dwell' in the Bible
God will extend Japheth;he will dwell in the tents of Shem;Canaan will be his slave.
“They are to make a sanctuary for Me so that I may dwell among them.
I will dwell among the Israelites and be their God.
And they will know that I am Yahweh their God, who brought them out of the land of Egypt, so that I might dwell among them. I am Yahweh their God.
You must send away both male or female; send them outside the camp, so that they will not defile their camps where I dwell among them.”
then Yahweh your God will choose the place to have His name dwell. Bring there everything I command you: your burnt offerings, sacrifices, offerings of the tenth, personal contributions, and all your choice offerings you vow to the Lord.
You are to eat a tenth of your grain, new wine, and oil, and the firstborn of your herd and flock, in the presence of Yahweh your God at the place where He chooses to have His name dwell, so that you will always learn to fear the Lord your God.
Sacrifice to Yahweh your God a Passover animal from the herd or flock in the place where the Lord chooses to have His name dwell.
You must only sacrifice the Passover animal at the place where Yahweh your God chooses to have His name dwell. Do this in the evening as the sun sets at the same time of day you departed from Egypt.
Rejoice before Yahweh your God in the place where He chooses to have His name dwell—you, your son and daughter, your male and female slave, the Levite within your gates, as well as the foreigner, the fatherless, and the widow among you.
you must take some of the first of all the land’s produce that you harvest from the land Yahweh your God is giving you and put it in a container. Then go to the place where the Lord your God chooses to have His name dwell.
Then Solomon said:The Lord said that He would dwell in thick darkness.
“Go to David My servant and say, ‘This is what the Lord says: You are not the one to build Me a house to dwell in.
Then Solomon said:The Lord said He would dwell in thick darkness,
for every dispute that comes to you from your brothers who dwell in their cities—whether it regards differences of bloodguilt, law, commandment, statutes, or judgments—you are to warn them, so they will not incur guilt before the Lord and wrath will not come on you and your brothers. Do this, and you will not incur guilt.
May the God who caused His name to dwell there overthrow any king or people who dares to harm or interfere with this house of God in Jerusalem. I, Darius, have issued the decree. Let it be carried out diligently.
But if you return to Me and carefully observe My commands, even though your exiles were banished to the ends of the earth, I will gather them from there and bring them to the place where I chose to have My name dwell.”
They found written in the law how the Lord had commanded through Moses that the Israelites should dwell in booths during the festival of the seventh month.
how much more those who dwell in clay houses,whose foundation is in the dust,who are crushed like a moth!
if there is iniquity in your hand, remove it,and don’t allow injustice to dwell in your tents—
he will dwell in ruined cities,in abandoned houses destined to become piles of rubble.
A Description of the GodlyA Davidic psalm. Lord, who can dwell in Your tent?Who can live on Your holy mountain?
Only goodness and faithful love will pursue meall the days of my life,and I will dwell in the house of the Lordas long as I live.
Lord, I love the house where You dwell,the place where Your glory resides.
I have asked one thing from the Lord;it is what I desire:to dwell in the house of the Lordall the days of my life,gazing on the beauty of the Lordand seeking Him in His temple.
Trust in the Lord and do what is good;dwell in the land and live securely.
Turn away from evil and do what is good,and dwell there forever.
The righteous will inherit the landand dwell in it permanently.
Remember Your congregation,which You purchased long agoand redeemed as the tribe for Your own possession.Remember Mount Zion where You dwell.
His salvation is very near those who fear Him,so that glory may dwell in our land.
Your servants’ children will dwell securely,and their offspring will be established before You.”
M You who dwell in the gardens—companions are listening for your voice—let me hear you!
Therefore, the Lord God of Hosts says this: “My people who dwell in Zion, do not fear Assyria, though he strikes you with a rod and raises his staff over you as the Egyptians did.
But desert creatures will lie down there,and owls will fill the houses.Ostriches will dwell there,and wild goats will leap about.
Panic, pit, and trap await youwho dwell on the earth.
Your dead will live; their bodies will rise.Awake and sing, you who dwell in the dust!For you will be covered with the morning dew,and the earth will bring out the departed spirits.
Then justice will inhabit the wilderness,and righteousness will dwell in the orchard.
Then my people will dwell in a peaceful place,in safe and secure dwellings.
The sinners in Zion are afraid;trembling seizes the ungodly:“Who among us can dwell with a consuming fire?Who among us can dwell with ever-burning flames?”
he will dwell on the heights;his refuge will be the rocky fortresses,his food provided, his water assured.
and none there will say, “I am sick.”The people who dwell therewill be forgiven their iniquity.
The desert owl and the screech owl will possess it,and the great owl and the raven will dwell there.The Lord will stretch out a measuring lineand a plumb line over herfor her destruction and chaos.
He has ordained a lot for them;His hand allotted their portion with a measuring line.They will possess it forever;they will dwell in it from generation to generation.
The woodworker stretches out a measuring line,he outlines it with a stylus;he shapes it with chiselsand outlines it with a compass.He makes it according to a human likeness,like a beautiful person,to dwell in a temple.
I will produce descendants from Jacob,and heirs to My mountains from Judah;My chosen ones will possess it,and My servants will dwell there.
“But return to My place that was at Shiloh, where I made My name dwell at first. See what I did to it because of the evil of My people Israel.
In His days Judah will be saved,and Israel will dwell securely.This is what He will be named:Yahweh Our Righteousness.
but, ‘As the Lord lives, who brought and led the descendants of the house of Israel from the land of the north and from all the other countries where I had banished them.’ They will dwell once more in their own land.”
In those days Judah will be saved,and Jerusalem will dwell securely,and this is what she will be named:Yahweh Our Righteousness.
He has made me dwell in darknesslike those who have been dead for ages.
then I will bring you down to be with those who descend to the Pit, to the people of antiquity. I will make you dwell in the underworld like the ancient ruins, with those who descend to the Pit, so that you will no longer be inhabited or display your splendor in the land of the living.
He said to me: “Son of man, this is the place of My throne and the place for the soles of My feet, where I will dwell among the Israelites forever. The house of Israel and their kings will no longer defile My holy name by their religious prostitution and by the corpses of their kings at their high places.
Now let them remove their prostitution and the corpses of their kings far from Me, and I will dwell among them forever.
Because of this, won’t the land quakeand all who dwell in it mourn?All of it will rise like the Nile;it will surge and then subsidelike the Nile in Egypt.
The Lord, the God of Hosts—He touches the earth;it melts, and all who dwell in it mourn;all of it rises like the Nileand subsides like the Nile of Egypt.
“Daughter Zion, shout for joy and be glad, for I am coming to dwell among you”—this is the Lord’s declaration.
“Many nations will join themselves to the Lord on that day and become My people. I will dwell among you, and you will know that the Lord of Hosts has sent Me to you.
People will live there, and never again will there be a curse of complete destruction. So Jerusalem will dwell in security.
However, the Most High does not dwell in sanctuaries made with hands, as the prophet says:
And what agreement does God’s sanctuary have with idols? For we are the sanctuary of the living God, as God said:I will dwell among themand walk among them,and I will be their God,and they will be My people.
and that the Messiah may dwell in your hearts through faith. I pray that you, being rooted and firmly established in love,
Finally brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable—if there is any moral excellence and if there is any praise—dwell on these things.
For God was pleased to haveall His fullness dwell in Him,
Let the message about the Messiah dwell richly among you, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, and singing psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, with gratitude in your hearts to God.
But based on His promise, we wait for the new heavens and a new earth, where righteousness will dwell.
Therefore rejoice, you heavens,and you who dwell in them!Woe to the earth and the sea,for the Devil has come down to youwith great fury,because he knows he has a short time.