Bible Verses About Houses

Houses.
    Antiquity of  Ge 12:1; 19:3
    Deep and solid foundations required for  Mt 7:24; Lu 6:48
    Sometimes built without foundation  Mt 7:26; Lu 6:49
    Built of In cities, built in streets  Ge 19:2; Jos 2:19
    Often built on city walls  Jos 2:15; 2Co 11:33
    The flat roofs of
      Surrounded with battlements.  De 22:8
      Had often booths on them.  2Sa 16:22; Ne 8:16; Pr 2:19
      Had often idolatrous altars on them.  2Ki 23:12; Jer 19:13; Zep 1:5
      Used for drying flax.  Jos 2:6
      Used for exercise.  2Sa 11:2; Da 4:29
      Used for devotion.  Ac 10:9
      Used for making proclamations.  Lu 12:3
      Used for secret conference.  1Sa 9:25,26
      Resorted to in grief.  Isa 15:3; Jer 48:38
      Often covered with week grass.  Ps 129:6,7
    Accessible from the outside  Mt 24:17
    The courts of, large and used as apartments  Es 1:5; Lu 5:19
    Entered by a gate or door  Ge 43:19; Ex 12:22; Lu 16:20; Ac 10:17
    Doors of, low and small for safety  Pr 17:19
    Doors of, how fastened  2Sa 13:18; Song 5:5; Lu 11:7
    Admission to, gained by knocking at the door  Ac 12:13; Re 3:20
    Walls of, plastered  Le 14:42,43
    Serpents often lodged in walls of  Am 5:19
    Custom of fastening nails, &c, in walls of, alluded to  Ec 12:11; Isa 22:23
    Had often several stories  Eze 41:16; Ac 20:9
    Divided into apartments  Ge 43:30; Isa 26:20
    Apartments of, were often
      Large and airy.  Jer 22:14
      Ceiled and painted.  Jer 22:14; Hag 1:4
      Inlaid with ivory.  1Ki 22:39; Am 3:15
      Hung with rich tapestries.  Es 1:6
      Warmed with fires.  Jer 36:22; Joh 18:18
    Upper apartments of, the best, and used for entertainments  Mr 14:15
    Had often detached apartments for secrecy and for strangers  Jdj 3:20-23; 2Ki 4:10,11; 9:2,3
    Lighted by windows  1Ki 7:4
    Street windows of, high and dangerous  2Ki 1:2; 9:30,33; Ac 20:9
    Of the rich
      Great.  Isa 5:9; Am 6:11; 2Ti 2:20
      Goodly.  De 8:12
      Pleasant.  Eze 26:12; Mic 2:9
    Of brick or clay
      Plastered.  Eze 13:10,11
      Easily broken through.  Job 24:16; Eze 12:5
      Often swept away by torrents.  Eze 13:13,14
    When finished were usually dedicated  De 20:5; Ps 30:1
    For summer residence  Am 3:15
    Liable to leprosy  Le 14:34-53
    Not to be coveted  Ex 20:17; Mic 2:2
    Were hired  Ac 28:30
    Were mortgaged  Ne 5:3
    Were sold  Ac 4:34
    Law respecting the sale of  Le 25:29-33
    Of criminals, desolated  Da 2:5; 3:29
    Desolation of, threatened as a punishment  Isa 5:9; 13:16,21,22; Eze 16:41; 26:12
    Often broken down to repair city walls before sieges  Isa 22:10
    Illustrative
      Of the body.  Job 4:19; 2Co 5:1
      Of the grave.  Job 30:23
      Of the church.  Heb 3:6; 1Pe 2:5
      Of saints' inheritance.  Joh 14:2; 2Co 5:1
      (On sand,) of the delusive hope of hypocrites.  Mt 7:24,25
      (On a rock,) of the hope of saints.  Mt 7:24,25
      (Insecurity of,) of earthly trust.  Mt 6:19,20
      (Building of,) of great prosperity.  Isa 65:21; Eze 28:26
      (Built and not inhabited,) of calamity.  De 28:30; Am 5:11; Zep 1:13
      (To inhabit those, built by others,) of abundant feelings.  De 6:10,11