Carpentry Bible Verses



What does the Bible say about Carpentry? Here are 20 verses related to Carpentry. Use this table of contents to go to any section:

Very High
Search Popularity Scale Find Most Searched Verses

Use this scale to tell how popular the verses on this page are. It shows what people tend to look for the most based on Google searches for each verse.[1]

Very Low

Building the Ark of Noah

GENESIS 6:14-16Verses in the Bible

  • 14 Make thee an ark of gopher wood; rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt pitch it within and without with pitch.
    Genesis 6:14 Meaning
  • 15 And this is the fashion which thou shalt make it of: The length of the ark shall be three hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits.
    Genesis 6:15 Meaning
  • 16 A window shalt thou make to the ark, and in a cubit shalt thou finish it above; and the door of the ark shalt thou set in the side thereof; with lower, second, and third stories shalt thou make it.
    Genesis 6:16 Meaning

Tabernacle, and Furniture of

EXODUS 31:2-9Verses in the Bible

  • 2 See, I have called by name Bezaleel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah:
    Exodus 31:2 Meaning
  • 3 And I have filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship,
    Exodus 31:3 Meaning
  • 4 To devise cunning works, to work in gold, and in silver, and in brass,
    Exodus 31:4 Meaning
  • 5 And in cutting of stones, to set them, and in carving of timber, to work in all manner of workmanship.
    Exodus 31:5 Meaning
  • 6 And I, behold, I have given with him Aholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan: and in the hearts of all that are wise hearted I have put wisdom, that they may make all that I have commanded thee;
    Exodus 31:6 Meaning
  • 7 The tabernacle of the congregation, and the ark of the testimony, and the mercy seat that is thereupon, and all the furniture of the tabernacle,
    Exodus 31:7 Meaning
  • 8 And the table and his furniture, and the pure candlestick with all his furniture, and the altar of incense,
    Exodus 31:8 Meaning
  • 9 And the altar of burnt offering with all his furniture, and the laver and his foot,
    Exodus 31:9 Meaning

• See Tabernacle

David's Palace

2 SAMUEL 5:11In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 11 And Hiram king of Tyre sent messengers to David, and cedar trees, and carpenters, and masons: and they built David an house.


2 KINGS 12:11In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 11 And they gave the money, being told, into the hands of them that did the work, that had the oversight of the house of the Lord: and they laid it out to the carpenters and builders, that wrought upon the house of the Lord,

2 KINGS 22:6In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 6 Unto carpenters, and builders, and masons, and to buy timber and hewn stone to repair the house.

• See Temple

Making Idols

ISAIAH 41:7In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 7 So the carpenter encouraged the goldsmith, and he that smootheth with the hammer him that smote the anvil, saying, It is ready for the sodering: and he fastened it with nails, that it should not be moved.

ISAIAH 44:13In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 13 The carpenter stretcheth out his rule; he marketh it out with a line; he fitteth it with planes, and he marketh it out with the compass, and maketh it after the figure of a man, according to the beauty of a man; that it may remain in the house.


JEREMIAH 24:1In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 1 The Lord shewed me, and, behold, two baskets of figs were set before the temple of the Lord, after that Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon had carried away captive Jeconiah the son of Jehoiakim king of Judah, and the princes of Judah, with the carpenters and smiths, from Jerusalem, and had brought them to Babylon.

ZECHARIAH 1:20In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 20 And the Lord shewed me four carpenters.


MATTHEW 13:55In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 55 Is not this the carpenter's son? is not his mother called Mary? and his brethren, James, and Joses, and Simon, and Judas?


MARK 6:3In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 3 Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, the brother of James, and Joses, and of Juda, and Simon? and are not his sisters here with us? And they were offended at him.

• See Carving

• See Master Workman


The King James Bible text is sourced from the BibleForgeDB database ( within the BibleForge project ( Bible topic categories and verse references are from Nave's Topical Bible (1896) by Orville James Nave (1841–1917). Popularity rankings are based on search volume data from the Google AdWords Keyword Planner tool.

Share This Page:

Popular Bible Topics What does the Bible say about...?

Most Searched Bible Verses: Translations, Meanings, Complete Red Letter Bible
Words of God in dark red, Words of Jesus in light red