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“But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain You, how much less this house which I have built! (1 Kings 8:27).


Until I find a place for the Lord,

A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.” (Psalm 132:5)


“You will bring them and plant them in the mountain of Your inheritance,

The place, O Lord, which You have made for Your dwelling,

The sanctuary, O Lord, which Your hands have established. (Exodus 15:17)


“I have surely built You a lofty house,

A place for Your dwelling forever.” (1 Kings 8:13)


“In Your lovingkindness You have led the people whom You have redeemed;

In Your strength You have guided them to Your holy habitation. (Exodus 15:13)


O Lord, I love the habitation of Your house

And the place where Your glory dwells. (Psalm 26:8)


For the choir director; on the Gittith. A Psalm of the sons of Korah.

How lovely are Your dwelling places,

O Lord of hosts! (Psalm 84:1)


Why do you look with envy, O mountains with many peaks,

At the mountain which God has desired for His abode?

Surely the Lord will dwell there forever. (Psalm 68:16)


Even those I will bring to My holy mountain

And make them joyful in My house of prayer.

Their burnt offerings and their sacrifices will be acceptable on My altar;

For My house will be called a house of prayer for all the peoples.” (Isaiah 56:7)


Then Solomon said,

“The Lord has said that He would dwell in the thick cloud. (1 Kings 8:12)


Guard your steps as you go to the house of God and draw near to listen rather than to offer the sacrifice of fools; for they do not know they are doing evil. (Ecclesiastes 5:1)


“You look for much, but behold, it comes to little; when you bring it home, I blow it away. Why?” declares the Lord of hosts, “Because of My house which lies desolate, while each of you runs to his own house. (Haggai 1:9)


“Be silent, all flesh, before the Lord; for He is aroused from His holy habitation.” (Zechariah 2:13)


In My Father’s house are many dwelling places; if it were not so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you. (John 14:2)


‘Heaven is My throne,

And earth is the footstool of My feet;

What kind of house will you build for Me?’ says the Lord,

‘Or what place is there for My repose? (Acts 7:49)


He was faithful to Him who appointed Him, as Moses also was in all His house. (Hebrews 3:2)


… but Christ was faithful as a Son over His house—whose house we are, if we hold fast our confidence and the boast of our hope firm until the end. (Hebrews 3:6)


… and since we have a great priest over the house of God, (Hebrews 10:21)


“But will God indeed dwell with mankind on the earth? Behold, heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain You; how much less this house which I have built. (2 Chronicles 6:18)


But who is able to build a house for Him, for the heavens and the highest heavens cannot contain Him? So, who am I, that I should build a house for Him, except to burn incense before Him? (2 Chronicles 2:6)


For David said, “The Lord God of Israel has given rest to His people, and He dwells in Jerusalem forever. (1 Chronicles 23:25)