Solomon's Palace and Other Buildings
1Solomon was building his own house thirteen years, and he finished his entire house.2He built the House of the Forest of t ... View more
25And when their hearts were merry, they said, “Call Samson, and let him entertain us.” So they called Samson out of the prison, and he performed for them. They ... View more
6There were white cotton curtains and blue hangings tied with cords of fine linen and purple to silver rings and marble pillars. There were couches of gold and ... View more
20and Jacob set up a pillar at her grave; it is the pillar of Rachel's tomb, which is there to this day.
18Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and set up for himself a pillar that is in the King's Valley, for he said, “I have no son to keep my name in remembrance ... View more
22and this stone, which I have set up for a pillar, shall be God's house; and of all that you give me I will surely give one tenth to you.”
45So Jacob took a stone, and set it up as a pillar.
14Jacob set up a pillar in the place where he had spoken with him, a pillar of stone; and he poured out a drink offering on it, and poured oil on it.
13He shall break the obelisks of Heliopolis, which is in the land of Egypt; and the temples of the gods of Egypt he shall burn with fire.
4And Moses wrote down all the words of the Lord. He rose early in the morning, and built an altar at the foot of the mountain, and set up twelve pillars, corres ... View more
15He cast two pillars of bronze. Eighteen cubits was the height of the one, and a cord of twelve cubits would encircle it; the second pillar was the same.16He a ... View more
24you shall not bow down to their gods, or worship them, or follow their practices, but you shall utterly demolish them and break their pillars in pieces.
5But this is how you must deal with them: break down their altars, smash their pillars, hew down their sacred poles, and burn their idols with fire.
Rewards for Obedience
1You shall make for yourselves no idols and erect no carved images or pillars, and you shall not place figured stones in your land, to wor ... View more
4For the Israelites shall remain many days without king or prince, without sacrifice or pillar, without ephod or teraphim.
2Their heart is false;
now they must bear their guilt.
The Lord! will break down their altars,
and destroy their pillars.
13and I will cut off your images
and your pillars from among you,
and you shall bow down no more
to the work of your hands;
7they who trample the head of the poor into the dust of the earth,
and push the afflicted out of the way;
father and son go in to the same girl,
so that my holy ... View more
21The Lord went in front of them in a pillar of cloud by day, to lead them along the way, and in a pillar of fire by night, to give them light, so that they mig ... View more
9When Moses entered the tent, the pillar of cloud would descend and stand at the entrance of the tent, and the Lord would speak with Moses.
10When all the people saw the pillar of cloud standing at the entrance of the tent, all the people would rise and bow down, all of them, at the entrance of thei ... View more
15and the Lord appeared at the tent in a pillar of cloud; the pillar of cloud stood at the entrance to the tent.
12Moreover, you led them by day with a pillar of cloud, and by night with a pillar of fire, to give them light on the way in which they should go.13You came dow ... View more
7He spoke to them in the pillar of cloud;
they kept his decrees,
and the statutes that he gave them.
10Its weavers will be dismayed,
and all who work for wages will be grieved.
9and when James and Cephas and John, who were acknowledged pillars, recognized the grace that had been given to me, they gave to Barnabas and me the right hand ... View more
15if I am delayed, you may know how one ought to behave in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and bulwark of the truth.