The timeline of the words (House of God).
And he was afraid, and said, How dreadful is
this place! this is none other but the house of God, and this is
the gate of heaven.
And they set them
up Micah's graven image, which he made, all the time that the
house of God was in Shiloh.
children of Israel arose, and went up to the house of God, and
asked counsel of God, and said, Which of us shall go up first to
the battle against the children of Benjamin? And the LORD said,
Judah shall go up first.
Then all the
children of Israel, and all the people, went up, and came unto
the house of God, and wept, and sat there before the LORD, and
fasted that day until even, and offered burnt offerings and
peace offerings before the LORD.
the children of Benjamin went out against the people, and were
drawn away from the city; and they began to smite of the people,
and kill, as at other times, in the highways, of which one goeth
up to the house of God, and the other to Gibeah in the field,
about thirty men of Israel.
people came to the house of God, and abode there till even
before God, and lifted up their voices, and wept sore;
Their brethren also the Levites were
appointed unto all manner of service of the tabernacle of the
house of God.
1 Chronicles 9:11
And Azariah the son
of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of
Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the ruler of the house of God;
1 Chronicles 9:13
And their brethren, heads of the house
of their fathers, a thousand and seven hundred and threescore;
very able men for the work of the service of the house of God.
1 Chronicles 9:26
For these Levites, the four chief
porters, were in their set office, and were over the chambers
and treasuries of the house of God.
1 Chronicles 9:27
And they lodged round about the house of God, because the
charge was upon them, and the opening thereof every morning
pertained to them.
1 Chronicles 22:2
commanded to gather together the strangers that were in the land
of Israel; and he set masons to hew wrought stones to build the
house of God.
1 Chronicles 23:28
office was to wait on the sons of Aaron for the service of the
house of the LORD, in the courts, and in the chambers, and in
the purifying of all holy things, and the work of the service of
the house of God;
1 Chronicles 24:5
Thus were they
divided by lot, one sort with another; for the governors of the
sanctuary, and governors of the house of God, were of the sons
of Eleazar, and of the sons of Ithamar.
All these were under the hands of their father for song
in the house of the LORD, with cymbals, psalteries, and harps,
for the service of the house of God, according to the king's
order to Asaph, Jeduthun, and Heman.
1 Chronicles 26:20
And of the Levites, Ahijah was over the treasures of the
house of God, and over the treasures of the dedicated things.
1 Chronicles 28:12
And the pattern of all that he
had by the spirit, of the courts of the house of the LORD, and
of all the chambers round about, of the treasuries of the house
of God, and of the treasuries of the dedicated things:
And, behold, the courses of the priests and
the Levites, even they shall be with thee for all the service of
the house of God: and there shall be with thee for all manner of
workmanship every willing skillful man, for any manner of
service: also the princes and all the people will be wholly at
1 Chronicles 29:7
And gave for the
service of the house of God of gold five thousand talents and
ten thousand drams, and of silver ten thousand talents, and of
brass eighteen thousand talents, and one hundred thousand
talents of iron.
2 Chronicles 3:3
Now these are the
things wherein Solomon was instructed for the building of the
house of God. The length by cubits after the first measure was
threescore cubits, and the breadth twenty cubits.
And Huram made the pots, and the shovels,
and the basins. And Huram finished the work that he was to make
for king Solomon for the house of God;
2 Chronicles 4:19
And Solomon made all the vessels that were for the house of
God, the golden altar also, and the tables whereon the shewbread
2 Chronicles 5:1
Thus all the work that
Solomon made for the house of the LORD was finished: and Solomon
brought in all the things that David his father had dedicated;
and the silver, and the gold, and all the instruments, put he
among the treasures of the house of God.
So that the priests could not stand to minister by
reason of the cloud: for the glory of the LORD had filled the
house of God.
2 Chronicles 7:5
And king Solomon
offered a sacrifice of twenty and two thousand oxen, and an
hundred and twenty thousand sheep: so the king and all the
people dedicated the house of God.
2 Chronicles 15:18
And he brought into the house of God the things that his
father had dedicated, and that he himself had dedicated, silver,
and gold, and vessels.
2 Chronicles 22:12
And he was
with them hid in the house of God six years: and Athaliah
reigned over the land.
2 Chronicles 23:3
And all the
congregation made a covenant with the king in the house of God.
And he said unto them, Behold, the king's son shall reign, as
the LORD hath said of the sons of David.
Moreover Jehoiada the priest delivered to the captains
of hundreds spears, and bucklers, and shields, that had been
king David's, which were in the house of God.
For the sons of Athaliah, that wicked woman,
had broken up the house of God; and also all the dedicated
things of the house of the LORD did they bestow upon Baalim.
2 Chronicles 24:13
So the workmen wrought, and the work
was perfected by them, and they set the house of God in his
state, and strengthened it.
2 Chronicles 24:27
concerning his sons, and the greatness of the burdens laid upon
him, and the repairing of the house of God, behold, they are
written in the story of the book of the kings. And Amaziah his
son reigned in his stead.
2 Chronicles 25:24
took all the gold and the silver, and all the vessels that were
found in the house of God with Obededom, and the treasures of
the king's house, the hostages also, and returned to Samaria.
2 Chronicles 28:24
And Ahaz gathered together the
vessels of the house of God, and cut in pieces the vessels of
the house of God, and shut up the doors of the house of the
LORD, and he made him altars in every corner of Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 31:13
And Jehiel, and Azaziah, and Nahath,
and Asahel, and Jerimoth, and Jozabad, and Eliel, and Ismachiah,
and Mahath, and Benaiah, were overseers under the hand of
Cononiah and Shimei his brother, at the commandment of Hezekiah
the king, and Azariah the ruler of the house of God.
And in every work that he began in the
service of the house of God, and in the law, and in the
commandments, to seek his God, he did it with all his heart, and
2 Chronicles 33:7
And he set a carved
image, the idol which he had made, in the house of God, of which
God had said to David and to Solomon his son, In this house, and
in Jerusalem, which I have chosen before all the tribes of
Israel, will I put my name for ever:
2 Chronicles 34:9
And when they came to Hilkiah the high priest, they
delivered the money that was brought into the house of God,
which the Levites that kept the doors had gathered of the hand
of Manasseh and Ephraim, and of all the remnant of Israel, and
of all Judah and Benjamin; and they returned to Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 35:8
And his princes gave willingly unto
the people, to the priests, and to the Levites: Hilkiah and
Zechariah and Jehiel, rulers of the house of God, gave unto the
priests for the passover offerings two thousand and six hundred
small cattle and three hundred oxen.
2 Chronicles 36:18
And all the vessels of the house of God, great and small,
and the treasures of the house of the LORD, and the treasures of
the king, and of his princes; all these he brought to Babylon.
2 Chronicles 36:19
And they burnt the house of God,
and brake down the wall of Jerusalem, and burnt all the palaces
thereof with fire, and destroyed all the goodly vessels thereof.
And whosoever remaineth in any place where
he sojourneth, let the men of his place help him with silver,
and with gold, and with goods, and with beasts, beside the
freewill offering for the house of God that is in Jerusalem.
And some of the chief of the fathers, when
they came to the house of the LORD which is at Jerusalem,
offered freely for the house of God to set it up in his place:
Now in the second year of their coming unto
the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began
Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak,
and the remnant of their brethren the priests and the Levites,
and all they that were come out of the captivity unto Jerusalem;
and appointed the Levites, from twenty years old and upward, to
set forward the work of the house of the LORD.
Then stood Jeshua with his sons and his brethren, Kadmiel
and his sons, the sons of Judah, together, to set forward the
workmen in the house of God: the sons of Henadad, with their
sons and their brethren the Levites.
ceased the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem. So it
ceased unto the second year of the reign of Darius king of
Then rose up Zerubbabel the son of
Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and began to build the
house of God which is at Jerusalem: and with them were the
prophets of God helping them.
But in the
first year of Cyrus the king of Babylon the same king Cyrus made
a decree to build this house of God.
the vessels also of gold and silver of the house of God, which
Nebuchadnezzar took out of the temple that was in Jerusalem, and
brought them into the temple of Babylon, those did Cyrus the
king take out of the temple of Babylon, and they were delivered
unto one, whose name was Sheshbazzar, whom he had made governor;
And said unto him, Take these vessels, go,
carry them into the temple that is in Jerusalem, and let the
house of God be builded in his place.
came the same Sheshbazzar, and laid the foundation of the house
of God which is in Jerusalem: and since that time even until now
hath it been in building, and yet it is not finished.
Now therefore, if it seem good to the king, let
there be search made in the king's treasure house, which is
there at Babylon, whether it be so, that a decree was made of
Cyrus the king to build this house of God at Jerusalem, and let
the king send his pleasure to us concerning this matter.
In the first year of Cyrus the king the same
Cyrus the king made a decree concerning the house of God at
Jerusalem, Let the house be builded, the place where they
offered sacrifices, and let the foundations thereof be strongly
laid; the height thereof threescore cubits, and the breadth
thereof threescore cubits;
And also let the
golden and silver vessels of the house of God, which
Nebuchadnezzar took forth out of the temple which is at
Jerusalem, and brought unto Babylon, be restored, and brought
again unto the temple which is at Jerusalem, every one to his
place, and place them in the house of God.
Let the work of this house of God alone; let the governor of the
Jews and the elders of the Jews build this house of God in his
Moreover I make a decree what ye
shall do to the elders of these Jews for the building of this
house of God: that of the king's goods, even of the tribute
beyond the river, forthwith expenses be given unto these men,
that they be not hindered.
And the God
that hath caused his name to dwell there destroy all kings and
people, that shall put to their hand to alter and to destroy
this house of God which is at Jerusalem. I Darius have made a
decree; let it be done with speed.
children of Israel, the priests, and the Levites, and the rest
of the children of the captivity, kept the dedication of this
house of God with joy.
And offered at the
dedication of this house of God an hundred bullocks, two hundred
rams, four hundred lambs; and for a sin offering for all Israel,
twelve he goats, according to the number of the tribes of
And kept the feast of unleavened
bread seven days with joy: for the LORD had made them joyful,
and turned the heart of the king of Assyria unto them, to
strengthen their hands in the work of the house of God, the God
Also we certify you, that
touching any of the priests and Levites, singers, porters,
Nethinims, or ministers of this house of God, it shall not be
lawful to impose toll, tribute, or custom, upon them.
And they delivered the king's commissions unto the
king's lieutenants, and to the governors on this side the river:
and they furthered the people, and the house of God.
Now when Ezra had prayed, and when he had
confessed, weeping and casting himself down before the house of
God, there assembled unto him out of Israel a very great
congregation of men and women and children: for the people wept
Then Ezra rose up from before
the house of God, and went into the chamber of Johanan the son
of Eliashib: and when he came thither, he did eat no bread, nor
drink water: for he mourned because of the transgression of them
that had been carried away.
Then all the
men of Judah and Benjamin gathered themselves together unto
Jerusalem within three days. It was the ninth month, on the
twentieth day of the month; and all the people sat in the street
of the house of God, trembling because of this matter, and for
the great rain.
Afterward I came unto
the house of Shemaiah the son of Delaiah the son of Mehetabeel,
who was shut up; and he said, Let us meet together in the house
of God, within the temple, and let us shut the doors of the
temple: for they will come to slay thee; yea, in the night will
they come to slay thee.
So the people
went forth, and brought them, and made themselves booths, every
one upon the roof of his house, and in their courts, and in the
courts of the house of God, and in the street of the water gate,
and in the street of the gate of Ephraim.
Seraiah the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of
Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, was the ruler of
the house of God.
And Shabbethai and
Jozabad, of the chief of the Levites, had the oversight of the
outward business of the house of God.
The overseer also of the Levites at Jerusalem was Uzzi the son
of Bani, the son of Hashabiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of
Micha. Of the sons of Asaph, the singers were over the business
of the house of God.
So stood the two
companies of them that gave thanks in the house of God, and I,
and the half of the rulers with me:
And I came to Jerusalem, and understood of the evil that
Eliashib did for Tobiah, in preparing him a chamber in the
courts of the house of God.
commanded, and they cleansed the chambers: and thither brought I
again the vessels of the house of God, with the meat offering
and the frankincense.
I with the rulers, and said, Why is the house of God forsaken?
And I gathered them together, and set them in their place.
When I remember these things, I pour out my
soul in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them
to the house of God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a
multitude that kept holyday.
But I am
like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the
mercy of God for ever and ever.
sweet counsel together, and walked unto the house of God in
Keep thy foot when thou
goest to the house of God, and be more ready to hear, than to
give the sacrifice of fools: for they consider not that they do
And the Lord gave Jehoiakim king of
Judah into his hand, with part of the vessels of the house of
God: which he carried into the land of Shinar to the house of
his god; and he brought the vessels into the treasure house of
Then they brought the golden
vessels that were taken out of the temple of the house of God
which was at Jerusalem; and the king, and his princes, his
wives, and his concubines, drank in them.
When they had sent unto the house of God Sherezer and
Regemmelech, and their men, to pray before the LORD,
How he entered into the house of God, and did
eat the shewbread, which was not lawful for him to eat, neither
for them which were with him, but only for the priests?
How he went into the house of God in the days of
Abiathar the high priest, and did eat the shewbread, which is
not lawful to eat but for the priests, and gave also to them
which were with him?
How he went into the
house of God, and did take and eat the shewbread, and gave also
to them that were with him; which it is not lawful to eat but
for the priests alone?
1 Timothy 3:15
But if I tarry
long, that thou mayest know how thou oughtest to behave thyself
in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the
pillar and ground of the truth.
having an high priest over the house of God;
For the time is come that judgment must begin at the
house of God: and if it first begin at us, what shall the end be
of them that obey not the gospel of God?