30 Important Bible Verses About Building A House

Proverbs 24:3-4 – The Foundation of a Good House

By wisdom a house is built, and through understanding it is established; through knowledge its rooms are filled with rare and beautiful treasures.

Proverbs 14:1 – Building Up or Tearing Down

The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands, the foolish one tears hers down.

Psalms 127:1 – The Lord Builds the House

Unless the Lord builds the house, the builders labor in vain. Unless the Lord watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain.

Matthew 7:24-25 – Building on a Solid Foundation

Therefore, everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet, it did not fall because it had its foundation on the rock.

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1 Corinthians 3:9 – God’s Fellow Workers

For we are co-workers in God’s service; you are God’s field, God’s building.

Proverbs 24:27 – Prepare Your Work Outside

Put your outdoor work in order and get your fields ready; after that, build your house.

Proverbs 12:7 – The House of the Righteous Stands Firm

The wicked are overthrown and are no more, but the house of the righteous stands firm.

Luke 14:28-30 – Counting the Cost of Building

Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it? For if you lay the foundation and are not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule you, saying, ‘This person began to build and wasn’t able to finish.’

1 Peter 2:5 – Spiritual House, Living Stones

you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.

Proverbs 31:27 – She Watches Over the Affairs of Her Household

She watches over the affairs of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness.

2 Timothy 2:20-21 – A Vessel for Noble Purposes

In a large house there are articles not only of gold and silver but also of wood and clay; some are for special purposes and some for common use. Those who cleanse themselves from the latter will be instruments for special purposes, made holy, useful to the Master and prepared to do any good work.

Proverbs 15:6 – In the House of the Righteous

In the house of the righteous is much treasure, but trouble befalls the income of the wicked.

Joshua 24:15 – Choose Whom You Will Serve

But if serving the Lord seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond the Euphrates, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.

Proverbs 17:1 – A Dry Morsel in Peace

Better is a dry morsel with quiet than a house full of feasting with strife.

1 Corinthians 3:16 – You Are God’s Temple

Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you?

Proverbs 24:4 – Filled with Knowledge

by knowledge its rooms are filled with every precious and beautiful treasure.

Hebrews 3:4 – God is the Builder of Everything

For every house is built by someone, but God is the builder of everything.

Proverbs 15:17 – Better Than a Feast

Better a small serving of vegetables with love than a fattened calf with hatred.

1 Chronicles 17:3-4 – Building a House for the Lord

But that night the word of God came to Nathan, saying: “Go and tell my servant David, ‘This is what the Lord says: You are not the one to build me a house to dwell in.’

Proverbs 20:24 – The Lord Determines our Steps

A person’s steps are directed by the Lord. How then can anyone understand their own way?

Proverbs 14:11 – The House of the Wicked Will Be Destroyed

The house of the wicked will be destroyed, but the tent of the upright will flourish.

Psalms 118:22 – The Stone Rejected by the Builders

The stone the builders rejected has become the cornerstone.

Proverbs 11:10 – A City is Built Up By the Blessing of the Upright

When the righteous prosper, the city rejoices; when the wicked perish, there are shouts of joy.

Matthew 7:21 – Building God’s Kingdom

Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.

Proverbs 24:27 – First Prepare Your Work Outside

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

2 Samuel 7:27 – Blessings Over the House of David

Lord Almighty, God of Israel, you have revealed this to your servant, saying, ‘I will build a house for you.’ So, your servant has found courage to pray this prayer to you.

Psalm 46:1 – God Is Our Refuge and Strength

God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.

Proverbs 31:15 – Providing Food for Her Household

She rises also while it is still night, and gives food to her household, and portions to her maidens.

Acts 20:32 – Building Up the Saints

Now I commit you to God and to the word of his grace, which can build you up and give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified.

Ruth 4:11 – May Your House Be Like the House of Perez

Then all the people who were at the gate, and the elders, said, “We are witnesses. May the Lord make the woman who is coming into your home like Rachel and Leah, who together built up the family of Israel. May you have standing in Ephrathah and be famous in Bethlehem.

Exodus 20:12 – Honor Your Father and Mother

Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you.

Ruth 4:12 – May Your House Be Like the House of Perez

May your family be like that of Perez, whom Tamar bore to Judah, because of the offspring the Lord will give you by this young woman.

1 Corinthians 6:19 – Your Body is a Temple

Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own.

Ruth 1:8 – May the Lord Show Kindness to You As You Have Shown

Then Naomi said to her two daughters-in-law, “Go back, each of you, to your mother’s home. May the Lord show you kindness, as you have shown kindness to your dead husbands and to me.

1 Timothy 5:8 – Providing for One’s Family

Anyone who does not provide for their relatives, and especially for their own household, has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.

Proverbs 24:27 – The Order of Preparation

Put your outdoor work in order and get your field ready; afterward, build your house.

1 Kings 6:9 – Building the Temple

He built the temple and completed it, roofing it with beams and cedar planks.

Proverbs 31:21 – Clothed in Fine Linen

She is not afraid of snow for her household, for all her household are clothed in scarlet.

1 Kings 8:18 – David Desired to Build a House for the Lord

But the Lord said to my father David, ‘Because it was in your heart to build a house for my Name, you did well to have this in your heart.

Proverbs 14:26 – In the Fear of the Lord There is Strong Confidence

In the fear of the Lord one has strong confidence, and his children will have a refuge.

Psalm 84:4 – Even the Sparrow Finds a Home

Even the sparrow finds a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, at your altars, O Lord of hosts, my King and my God.

1 Kings 17:14 – The Widow’s Oil

For thus says the Lord, the God of Israel, ‘The jar of flour shall not be spent, and the jug of oil shall not be empty, until the day that the Lord sends rain upon the earth.’

Proverbs 31:27 – She Does Not Eat the Bread of Idleness

She looks well to the ways of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness.

John 14:2 – Many Rooms in My Father’s House

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?

2 Samuel 5:11 – David Built Houses and Established His Kingdom

And King Hiram of Tyre sent messengers to David, along with cedar trees, carpenters, and masons, and they built David a house.

Proverbs 24:3 – Wisdom Builds the House

By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established.

1 Timothy 3:15 – The House of God

…if I delay, you may know how one ought to behave in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, a pillar and buttress of the truth.

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