'Dwelling' in the Bible
You will lead the peopleYou have redeemedwith Your faithful love;You will guide them to Your holy dwellingwith Your strength.
You will bring them in and plant themon the mountain of Your possession;Lord, You have prepared the placefor Your dwelling;Lord, Your hands have established the sanctuary.
Instead, you must turn to the place Yahweh your God chooses from all your tribes to put His name for His dwelling and go there.
Look down from Your holy dwelling, from heaven, and bless Your people Israel and the land You have given us as You swore to our fathers, a land flowing with milk and honey.
Jael is most blessed of women,the wife of Heber the Kenite;she is most blessed among tent-dwelling women.
Uriah answered David, “The ark, Israel, and Judah are dwelling in tents, and my master Joab and his soldiers are camping in the open field. How can I enter my house to eat and drink and sleep with my wife? As surely as you live and by your life, I will not do this!”
I have indeed built an exalted temple for You,a place for Your dwelling forever.
You are also to bring the silver and gold the king and his counselors have willingly given to the God of Israel, whose dwelling is in Jerusalem,
Indeed, such is the dwelling of the unjust man,and this is the place of the one who does not know God.
I made the wilderness its home,and the salty wasteland its dwelling.
God in His holy dwelling isa father of the fatherlessand a champion of widows.
Why gaze with envy, you mountain peaks,at the mountain God desired for His dwelling?The Lord will live there forever!
until I find a place for the Lord,a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob.”
Precious treasure and oil are in the dwelling of a wise person,but a foolish man consumes them.
Wicked man, don’t set an ambush,at the camp of the righteous man;don’t destroy his dwelling.
Her palaces will be overgrown with thorns;her fortified cities, with thistles and briers.She will become a dwelling for jackals,an abode for ostriches.
My dwelling is plucked up and removed from melike a shepherd’s tent.I have rolled up my life like a weaver;He cuts me off from the loom.You make an end of me from day until night.
“As for you, you are to prophesy all these things to them, and say to them:The Lord roars from heaven;He raises His voice from His holy dwelling.He roars loudly over His grazing land;He calls out with a shout, like those who tread grapes,against all the inhabitants of the earth.
“Therefore prophesy, son of man, and say to Gog: This is what the Lord God says: On that day when My people Israel are dwelling securely, will you not know this
What the king is asking is so difficult that no one can make it known to him except the gods, whose dwelling is not with mortals.”
Let all people be silent before the Lord, for He is coming from His holy dwelling.”
“For it is written in the Book of Psalms:Let his dwelling become desolate;let no one live in it; andLet someone else take his position.
You also are being built together for God’s dwelling in the Spirit.
the only One who has immortality,dwelling in unapproachable light;no one has seen or can see Him,to Him be honor and eternal might.Amen.
and He has kept, with eternal chains in darkness for the judgment of the great day, the angels who did not keep their own position but deserted their proper dwelling.
He began to speak blasphemies against God: to blaspheme His name and His dwelling—those who dwell in heaven.
He cried in a mighty voice:It has fallen,Babylon the Great has fallen!She has become a dwelling for demons,a haunt for every unclean spirit,a haunt for every unclean bird,and a haunt for every unclean and despicable beast.
Then I heard a loud voice from the throne:Look! God’s dwelling is with humanity,and He will live with them.They will be His people,and God Himself will be with themand be their God.