Bux-Mont Real Estate and More: Biblical References to Homes

Biblical References to Homes

Biblical References to Homes


An innate need for all, references to the importance of safe and loving homes can be found in the bible:

Proverbs 24:3-4 - By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches.

Psalm 127:1 - Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain.

Jeremiah 29:11 - For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.

Psalm 84:2-4 - Even the sparrow finds a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, at your altars, O Lord.

Isaiah 32:18 - My people will abide in a peaceful habitation, in secure dwellings, and in quiet resting places.

Hebrews 13:2 - Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.

1 Samuel 25:6 - And thus you shall greet him: ‘Peace be to you, and peace be to your house, and peace be to all that you have.’

Psalm 122:7 - Peace be within your walls and security within your towers!

2 Corintians 5:1 - 10 - For we know that if the earthly tent which is our house is torn down, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

1 Kings 8:13 - I have indeed built you an exalted house, a place for you to dwell in forever.


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The Scott Loper Team

Scott & Lisa Loper

Scott Loper Team at Keller Williams Real Estate



Wonderful post. Thank you for sharing. 

Posted by Paul Antonelli, Broker Owner; Antonelli Realty (Antonelli Realty) over 2 years ago

Thanks for sharing this thoughtful post.  A good reminder that god is always in the midst

Posted by Michele Cadogan 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker - (Fillmore Real Estate 2990 Av U, Bklyn , NY 11229) over 2 years ago