This Is Our Place of Worship: Information for personal study
BIBLICAL TEXTS FOR THE STUDY
(Genesis 4:3, 4) After some time, Cain brought some fruits of the land as an offering to Jehovah. 4 But Abel brought some firstlings of his flock, including their fat. While Jehovah looked with favor on Abel and on his offering,
(Genesis 8:20) Then Noah built an altar to Jehovah and took some of all the clean animals and of all the clean flying creatures and offered burnt offerings on the altar.
(Genesis 12:7) Jehovah then appeared to A′bram and said: “To your offspring I am going to give this land.” So he built an altar there to Jehovah, who had appeared to him.
(Genesis 26:25) So he built an altar there and called on the name of Jehovah. And Isaac pitched his tent there, and his servants dug a well there.
(Genesis 35:1) 35 After that God said to Jacob: “Rise, go up to Beth′el and dwell there, and make an altar there to the true God, who appeared to you when you were running away from E′sau your brother.”
(Exodus 17:15) Then Moses built an altar and named it Je•ho′vah-nis′si,
(Exodus 25:8) They are to make a sanctuary for me, and I will reside among them.
(1 Kings 8:27) “But will God really dwell on the earth? Look! The heavens, yes, the heaven of the heavens, cannot contain you; how much less, then, this house that I have built!
(1 Kings 8:29) May your eyes be open toward this house night and day, toward the place of which you said, ‘My name will be there,’ to listen to the prayer that your servant prays toward this place.
(Mark 6:2) When it was the Sabbath, he started teaching in the synagogue, and most who heard him were astounded and said: “Where did this man get these things? And why should this wisdom have been given to him, and such powerful works be performed through his hands?
(John 18:20) Jesus answered him: “I have spoken to the world publicly. I always taught in a synagogue and in the temple, where all the Jews come together, and I said nothing in secret.
(Acts 15:21) For from ancient times Moses has had those who preach him in city after city, because he is read aloud in the synagogues on every sabbath.”
(Acts 12:12) After he realized this, he went to the house of Mary the mother of John who was called Mark, where quite a few were gathered together and were praying.
(1 Corinthians 16:19) The congregations of Asia send you their greetings. Aq′ui•la and Pris′ca together with the congregation that is in their house greet you heartily in the Lord.
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(John 2:17) His disciples recalled that it is written: “The zeal for your house will consume me.”
(2 Chronicles 5:13) At the moment when the trumpeters and the singers were praising and thanking Jehovah in unison, and as the sound ascended from the trumpets, the cymbals, and the other musical instruments as they were praising Jehovah, “for he is good; his loyal love endures forever,” then the house, the house of Jehovah, was filled with a cloud.
(2 Chronicles 33:4) He also built altars in the house of Jehovah, about which Jehovah had said: “In Jerusalem my name will be forever.”
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(Psalm 22:22) I will declare your name to my brothers; In the midst of the congregation I will praise you.
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(Nehemiah 13:7, 8) Then I came to Jerusalem and noticed the terrible thing that E•li′a•shib had done in behalf of To•bi′ah, making a storeroom available for him in the courtyard of the house of the true God. 8 This was very displeasing to me, so I threw all of To•bi′ah’s household furniture out of the storeroom.
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(2 Corinthians 9:7) Let each one do just as he has resolved in his heart, not grudgingly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
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(1 Corinthians 14:40) But let all things take place decently and by arrangement.
(Revelation 19:8) Yes, it has been granted to her to be clothed with bright, clean, fine linen—for the fine linen stands for the righteous acts of the holy ones.”
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(Revelation 11:18) But the nations became wrathful, and your own wrath came, and the appointed time came for the dead to be judged and to reward your slaves the prophets and the holy ones and those fearing your name, the small and the great, and to bring to ruin those ruining the earth.”
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(2 Chronicles 34:9-11) They came to Hil•ki′ah the high priest and gave him the money that had been brought to the house of God, which the Levites serving as doorkeepers had collected from Ma•nas′seh, E′phra•im, and all the rest of Israel, as well as from Judah, Benjamin, and the inhabitants of Jerusalem. 10 Then they gave it to those who were appointed over the work in the house of Jehovah. In turn the workers in the house of Jehovah used it to mend and repair the house. 11 They gave it to the craftsmen and the builders to buy hewn stones and timbers for braces and to build with beams the houses that the kings of Judah had allowed to fall into ruin.
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