Church Building Bible Verses

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1 PETER 2:5In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 5 Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.

MATTHEW 16:18In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 18 And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.

HAGGAI 2:9In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 9 The glory of this latter house shall be greater than of the former, saith the Lord of hosts: and in this place will I give peace, saith the Lord of hosts.

ACTS 20:28In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 28 Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost hath made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he hath purchased with his own blood.

HEBREWS 10:25In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 25 Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching.

ACTS 8:4In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 4 Therefore they that were scattered abroad went every where preaching the word.

HAGGAI 1:4In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 4 Is it time for you, O ye, to dwell in your cieled houses, and this house lie waste?

ACTS 5:42In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 42 And daily in the temple, and in every house, they ceased not to teach and preach Jesus Christ.

ISAIAH 55:1–13Verses in the Bible

  • 1 Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.
    Isaiah 55:1 Meaning
  • 2 Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
    Isaiah 55:2 Meaning
  • 3 Incline your ear, and come unto me: hear, and your soul shall live; and I will make an everlasting covenant with you, even the sure mercies of David.
    Isaiah 55:3 Meaning
  • 4 Behold, I have given him for a witness to the people, a leader and commander to the people.
    Isaiah 55:4 Meaning
  • 5 Behold, thou shalt call a nation that thou knowest not, and nations that knew not thee shall run unto thee because of the Lord thy God, and for the Holy One of Israel; for he hath glorified thee.
    Isaiah 55:5 Meaning
  • 6 Seek ye the Lord while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near:
    Isaiah 55:6 Meaning
  • 7 Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the Lord, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
    Isaiah 55:7 Meaning
  • 8 For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord.
    Isaiah 55:8 Meaning
  • 9 For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
    Isaiah 55:9 Meaning
  • 10 For as the rain cometh down, and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, and maketh it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the eater:
    Isaiah 55:10 Meaning
  • 11 So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.
    Isaiah 55:11 Meaning
  • 12 For ye shall go out with joy, and be led forth with peace: the mountains and the hills shall break forth before you into singing, and all the trees of the field shall clap their hands.
    Isaiah 55:12 Meaning
  • 13 Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree: and it shall be to the Lord for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off.
    Isaiah 55:13 Meaning

MARK 16:15In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 15 And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.

1 CORINTHIANS 14:26In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 26 How is it then, brethren? when ye come together, every one of you hath a psalm, hath a doctrine, hath a tongue, hath a revelation, hath an interpretation. Let all things be done unto edifying.

TITUS 1:3–11Verses in the Bible

  • 3 But hath in due times manifested his word through preaching, which is committed unto me according to the commandment of God our Saviour;
    Titus 1:3 Meaning
  • 4 To Titus, mine own son after the common faith: Grace, mercy, and peace, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ our Saviour.
    Titus 1:4 Meaning
  • 5 For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee:
    Titus 1:5 Meaning
  • 6 If any be blameless, the husband of one wife, having faithful children not accused of riot or unruly.
    Titus 1:6 Meaning
  • 7 For a bishop must be blameless, as the steward of God; not selfwilled, not soon angry, not given to wine, no striker, not given to filthy lucre;
    Titus 1:7 Meaning
  • 8 But a lover of hospitality, a lover of good men, sober, just, holy, temperate;
    Titus 1:8 Meaning
  • 9 Holding fast the faithful word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.
    Titus 1:9 Meaning
  • 10 For there are many unruly and vain talkers and deceivers, specially they of the circumcision:
    Titus 1:10 Meaning
  • 11 Whose mouths must be stopped, who subvert whole houses, teaching things which they ought not, for filthy lucre's sake.
    Titus 1:11 Meaning

ACTS 2:47In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 47 Praising God, and having favour with all the people. And the Lord added to the church daily such as should be saved.

1 TIMOTHY 3:15In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 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.

HAGGAI 1:8In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 8 Go up to the mountain, and bring wood, and build the house; and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, saith the Lord.

1 CORINTHIANS 14:23In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 23 If therefore the whole church be come together into one place, and all speak with tongues, and there come in those that are unlearned, or unbelievers, will they not say that ye are mad?

ROMANS 16:17In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 17 Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them.

ACTS 20:20–31Verses in the Bible

  • 20 And how I kept back nothing that was profitable unto you, but have shewed you, and have taught you publickly, and from house to house,
    Acts 20:20 Meaning
  • 21 Testifying both to the Jews, and also to the Greeks, repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.
    Acts 20:21 Meaning
  • 22 And now, behold, I go bound in the spirit unto Jerusalem, not knowing the things that shall befall me there:
    Acts 20:22 Meaning
  • 23 Save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions abide me.
    Acts 20:23 Meaning
  • 24 But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
    Acts 20:24 Meaning
  • 25 And now, behold, I know that ye all, among whom I have gone preaching the kingdom of God, shall see my face no more.
    Acts 20:25 Meaning
  • 26 Wherefore I take you to record this day, that I am pure from the blood of all men.
    Acts 20:26 Meaning
  • 27 For I have not shunned to declare unto you all the counsel of God.
    Acts 20:27 Meaning
  • 28 Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost hath made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he hath purchased with his own blood.
    Acts 20:28 Meaning
  • 29 For I know this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, not sparing the flock.
    Acts 20:29 Meaning
  • 30 Also of your own selves shall men arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away disciples after them.
    Acts 20:30 Meaning
  • 31 Therefore watch, and remember, that by the space of three years I ceased not to warn every one night and day with tears.
    Acts 20:31 Meaning

1 PETER 2:24In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 24 Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.

EPHESIANS 4:12In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 12 For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ:

1 PETER 5:8In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 8 Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:

ACTS 2:1–47Verses in the Bible

  • 1 And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place.
    Acts 2:1 Meaning
  • 2 And suddenly there came a sound from heaven as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting.
    Acts 2:2 Meaning
  • 3 And there appeared unto them cloven tongues like as of fire, and it sat upon each of them.
    Acts 2:3 Meaning
  • 4 And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance.
    Acts 2:4 Meaning
  • 5 And there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, out of every nation under heaven.
    Acts 2:5 Meaning
  • 6 Now when this was noised abroad, the multitude came together, and were confounded, because that every man heard them speak in his own language.
    Acts 2:6 Meaning
  • 7 And they were all amazed and marvelled, saying one to another, Behold, are not all these which speak Galilaeans?
    Acts 2:7 Meaning
  • 8 And how hear we every man in our own tongue, wherein we were born?
    Acts 2:8 Meaning
  • 9 Parthians, and Medes, and Elamites, and the dwellers in Mesopotamia, and in Judaea, and Cappadocia, in Pontus, and Asia,
    Acts 2:9 Meaning
  • 10 Phrygia, and Pamphylia, in Egypt, and in the parts of Libya about Cyrene, and strangers of Rome, Jews and proselytes,
    Acts 2:10 Meaning
  • 11 Cretes and Arabians, we do hear them speak in our tongues the wonderful works of God.
    Acts 2:11 Meaning
  • 12 And they were all amazed, and were in doubt, saying one to another, What meaneth this?
    Acts 2:12 Meaning
  • 13 Others mocking said, These men are full of new wine.
    Acts 2:13 Meaning
  • 14 But Peter, standing up with the eleven, lifted up his voice, and said unto them, Ye men of Judaea, and all ye that dwell at Jerusalem, be this known unto you, and hearken to my words:
    Acts 2:14 Meaning
  • 15 For these are not drunken, as ye suppose, seeing it is but the third hour of the day.
    Acts 2:15 Meaning
  • 16 But this is that which was spoken by the prophet Joel;
    Acts 2:16 Meaning
  • 17 And it shall come to pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams:
    Acts 2:17 Meaning
  • 18 And on my servants and on my handmaidens I will pour out in those days of my Spirit; and they shall prophesy:
    Acts 2:18 Meaning
  • 19 And I will shew wonders in heaven above, and signs in the earth beneath; blood, and fire, and vapour of smoke:
    Acts 2:19 Meaning
  • 20 The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before that great and notable day of the Lord come:
    Acts 2:20 Meaning
  • 21 And it shall come to pass, that whosoever shall call on the name of the Lord shall be saved.
    Acts 2:21 Meaning
  • 22 Ye men of Israel, hear these words; Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God among you by miracles and wonders and signs, which God did by him in the midst of you, as ye yourselves also know:
    Acts 2:22 Meaning
  • 23 Him, being delivered by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, ye have taken, and by wicked hands have crucified and slain:
    Acts 2:23 Meaning
  • 24 Whom God hath raised up, having loosed the pains of death: because it was not possible that he should be holden of it.
    Acts 2:24 Meaning
  • 25 For David speaketh concerning him, I foresaw the Lord always before my face, for he is on my right hand, that I should not be moved:
    Acts 2:25 Meaning
  • 26 Therefore did my heart rejoice, and my tongue was glad; moreover also my flesh shall rest in hope:
    Acts 2:26 Meaning
  • 27 Because thou wilt not leave my soul in hell, neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption.
    Acts 2:27 Meaning
  • 28 Thou hast made known to me the ways of life; thou shalt make me full of joy with thy countenance.
    Acts 2:28 Meaning
  • 29 Men and brethren, let me freely speak unto you of the patriarch David, that he is both dead and buried, and his sepulchre is with us unto this day.
    Acts 2:29 Meaning
  • 30 Therefore being a prophet, and knowing that God had sworn with an oath to him, that of the fruit of his loins, according to the flesh, he would raise up Christ to sit on his throne;
    Acts 2:30 Meaning
  • 31 He seeing this before spake of the resurrection of Christ, that his soul was not left in hell, neither his flesh did see corruption.
    Acts 2:31 Meaning
  • 32 This Jesus hath God raised up, whereof we all are witnesses.
    Acts 2:32 Meaning
  • 33 Therefore being by the right hand of God exalted, and having received of the Father the promise of the Holy Ghost, he hath shed forth this, which ye now see and hear.
    Acts 2:33 Meaning
  • 34 For David is not ascended into the heavens: but he saith himself, The Lord said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand,
    Acts 2:34 Meaning
  • 35 Until I make thy foes thy footstool.
    Acts 2:35 Meaning
  • 36 Therefore let all the house of Israel know assuredly, that God hath made that same Jesus, whom ye have crucified, both Lord and Christ.
    Acts 2:36 Meaning
  • 37 Now when they heard this, they were pricked in their heart, and said unto Peter and to the rest of the apostles, Men and brethren, what shall we do?
    Acts 2:37 Meaning
  • 38 Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.
    Acts 2:38 Meaning
  • 39 For the promise is unto you, and to your children, and to all that are afar off, even as many as the Lord our God shall call.
    Acts 2:39 Meaning
  • 40 And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this untoward generation.
    Acts 2:40 Meaning
  • 41 Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.
    Acts 2:41 Meaning
  • 42 And they continued stedfastly in the apostles' doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers.
    Acts 2:42 Meaning
  • 43 And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done by the apostles.
    Acts 2:43 Meaning
  • 44 And all that believed were together, and had all things common;
    Acts 2:44 Meaning
  • 45 And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need.
    Acts 2:45 Meaning
  • 46 And they, continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, did eat their meat with gladness and singleness of heart,
    Acts 2:46 Meaning
  • 47 Praising God, and having favour with all the people. And the Lord added to the church daily such as should be saved.
    Acts 2:47 Meaning

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