What Does the Bible Say About Home? (18 Verses)

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Table of Contents

  1. Isaiah 28:16 - "therefore thus says the Lord GOD,..."
  2. Isaiah 32:18 - "My people will abide in a..."
  3. Hebrews 3:4 - "(For every house is built by..."
  4. Joshua 24:15 - "And if it is evil in..."
  5. Matthew 7:25 - "And the rain fell, and the..."
  6. Matthew 12:25 - "Knowing their thoughts, he said to..."
  7. Proverbs 3:33 - "The LORD's curse is on the..."
  8. Proverbs 14:1 - "The wisest of women builds her..."
  9. 2 Samuel 7:29 - "Now therefore may it please you..."
  10. Colossians 3:14 - "And above all these put on..."
  11. Psalm 127:1 - "Unless the LORD builds the house,..."
  12. Proverbs 24:27 - "Prepare your work outside; get everything..."
  13. Psalm 91:1-2 - "He who dwells in the shelter..."
  14. Proverbs 24:3-4 - "By wisdom a house is built,..."
  15. Isaiah 65:21-22 - "They shall build houses and inhabit..."
  16. John 14:1-2 - ""Let not your hearts be troubled...."
  17. Deuteronomy 6:5-7 - "You shall love the LORD your..."
  18. 2 Corinthians 5:1-5 - "For we know that if the..."

1. Isaiah 28:16

16 therefore thus says the Lord GOD, "Behold, I am the one who has laid as a foundation in Zion, a stone, a tested stone, a precious cornerstone, of a sure foundation: 'Whoever believes will not be in haste.'

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2. Isaiah 32:18

18 My people will abide in a peaceful habitation, in secure dwellings, and in quiet resting places.

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3. Hebrews 3:4

4 (For every house is built by someone, but the builder of all things is God.)

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4. Joshua 24:15

15 And if it is evil in your eyes to serve the LORD, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your fathers served in the region beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you dwell. But as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD."

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5. Matthew 7:25

25 And the rain fell, and the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had been founded on the rock.

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6. Matthew 12:25

25 Knowing their thoughts, he said to them, "Every kingdom divided against itself is laid waste, and no city or house divided against itself will stand.

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7. Proverbs 3:33

33 The LORD's curse is on the house of the wicked, but he blesses the dwelling of the righteous.

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8. Proverbs 14:1

1 The wisest of women builds her house, but folly with her own hands tears it down.

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9. 2 Samuel 7:29

29 Now therefore may it please you to bless the house of your servant, so that it may continue forever before you. For you, O Lord GOD, have spoken, and with your blessing shall the house of your servant be blessed forever."

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10. Colossians 3:14

14 And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.

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11. Psalm 127:1

1 Unless the LORD builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchman stays awake in vain.

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12. Proverbs 24:27

27 Prepare your work outside; get everything ready for yourself in the field, and after that build your house.

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13. Psalm 91:1-2

1 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say to the LORD, "My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."

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14. Proverbs 24:3-4

3 By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; 4 by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches.

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15. Isaiah 65:21-22

21 They shall build houses and inhabit them; they shall plant vineyards and eat their fruit. 22 They shall not build and another inhabit; they shall not plant and another eat; for like the days of a tree shall the days of my people be, and my chosen shall long enjoy the work of their hands.

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16. John 14:1-2

1 "Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. 2 In my Father's house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you?

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17. Deuteronomy 6:5-7

5 You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. 6 And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. 7 You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise.

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18. 2 Corinthians 5:1-5

1 For we know that if the tent, which is our earthly home, is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. 2 For in this tent we groan, longing to put on our heavenly dwelling, 3 if indeed by putting it on we may not be found naked. 4 For while we are still in this tent, we groan, being burdened--not that we would be unclothed, but that we would be further clothed, so that what is mortal may be swallowed up by life. 5 He who has prepared us for this very thing is God, who has given us the Spirit as a guarantee.

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Table of Contents

  1. Psalm 127:1
  2. Psalm 91:1-2
  3. Deuteronomy 6:5-7
  4. Joshua 24:15
  5. 2 Samuel 7:29
  6. Proverbs 3:33
  7. Proverbs 14:1
  8. Proverbs 24:27
  9. Proverbs 24:3-4
  10. Isaiah 28:16
  11. Isaiah 32:18
  12. Isaiah 65:21-22
  13. Matthew 7:25
  14. Matthew 12:25
  15. John 14:1-2
  16. 2 Corinthians 5:1-5
  17. Colossians 3:14
  18. Hebrews 3:4

Psalm 127:1

1 Unless the LORD builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchman stays awake in vain.

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Psalm 91:1-2

1 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say to the LORD, "My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."

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Deuteronomy 6:5-7

5 You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. 6 And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. 7 You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise.

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Joshua 24:15

15 And if it is evil in your eyes to serve the LORD, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your fathers served in the region beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you dwell. But as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD."

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2 Samuel 7:29

29 Now therefore may it please you to bless the house of your servant, so that it may continue forever before you. For you, O Lord GOD, have spoken, and with your blessing shall the house of your servant be blessed forever."

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Proverbs 3:33

33 The LORD's curse is on the house of the wicked, but he blesses the dwelling of the righteous.

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Proverbs 14:1

1 The wisest of women builds her house, but folly with her own hands tears it down.

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Proverbs 24:27

27 Prepare your work outside; get everything ready for yourself in the field, and after that build your house.

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Proverbs 24:3-4

3 By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; 4 by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches.

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Isaiah 28:16

16 therefore thus says the Lord GOD, "Behold, I am the one who has laid as a foundation in Zion, a stone, a tested stone, a precious cornerstone, of a sure foundation: 'Whoever believes will not be in haste.'

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Isaiah 32:18

18 My people will abide in a peaceful habitation, in secure dwellings, and in quiet resting places.

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Isaiah 65:21-22

21 They shall build houses and inhabit them; they shall plant vineyards and eat their fruit. 22 They shall not build and another inhabit; they shall not plant and another eat; for like the days of a tree shall the days of my people be, and my chosen shall long enjoy the work of their hands.

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Matthew 7:25

25 And the rain fell, and the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had been founded on the rock.

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Matthew 12:25

25 Knowing their thoughts, he said to them, "Every kingdom divided against itself is laid waste, and no city or house divided against itself will stand.

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John 14:1-2

1 "Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. 2 In my Father's house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you?

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2 Corinthians 5:1-5

1 For we know that if the tent, which is our earthly home, is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. 2 For in this tent we groan, longing to put on our heavenly dwelling, 3 if indeed by putting it on we may not be found naked. 4 For while we are still in this tent, we groan, being burdened--not that we would be unclothed, but that we would be further clothed, so that what is mortal may be swallowed up by life. 5 He who has prepared us for this very thing is God, who has given us the Spirit as a guarantee.

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Colossians 3:14

14 And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.

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Hebrews 3:4

4 (For every house is built by someone, but the builder of all things is God.)

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