Bible Verses About Community: Building Strong Ones in the Eyes of God
As believers, we are called to live in harmony with each other and build strong communities that reflect the love and grace of God. The Bible is full of inspiring verses that emphasize the importance of unity, support, and compassion in our relationships with those around us. From the early days of the church to the present day, God's words continue to remind us of the power of community and its ability to bring people together and build lasting bonds. Whether you're looking to strengthen your current community or build a new one from scratch, let these verses inspire and guide you in your journey towards building strong and loving relationships with those around you.
Community in the Bible
44 Bible Scriptures about Community
And there came one that had escaped, and told Abram the Hebrew; for he dwelt in the plain of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol, and brother of Aner: and these were confederate with Abram.
Genesis, Chapter: 14, Verse: 13Read full chapter
And Ephron dwelt among the children of Heth: and Ephron the Hittite answered Abraham in the audience of the children of Heth, even of all that went in at the gate of his city, saying,
Genesis, Chapter: 23, Verse: 10Read full chapter
And if the household be too little for the lamb, let him and his neighbour next unto his house take it according to the number of the souls; every man according to his eating shall make your count for the lamb.
Exodus, Chapter: 12, Verse: 4Read full chapter
Every man of the children of Israel shall pitch by his own standard, with the ensign of their father's house: far off about the tabernacle of the congregation shall they pitch.
Numbers, Chapter: 2, Verse: 2Read full chapter
Which may go out before them, and which may go in before them, and which may lead them out, and which may bring them in; that the congregation of the LORD be not as sheep which have no shepherd.
Numbers, Chapter: 27, Verse: 17Read full chapter
There was not a word of all that Moses commanded, which Joshua read not before all the congregation of Israel, with the women, and the little ones, and the strangers that were conversant among them.
Joshua, Chapter: 8, Verse: 35Read full chapter
And they turned aside thither, to go in and to lodge in Gibeah: and when he went in, he sat him down in a street of the city: for there was no man that took them into his house to lodging.
Judges, Chapter: 19, Verse: 15Read full chapter
Now therefore deliver us the men, the children of Belial, which are in Gibeah, that we may put them to death, and put away evil from Israel. But the children of Benjamin would not hearken to the voice of their brethren the children of Israel:
Judges, Chapter: 20, Verse: 13Read full chapter
Then Solomon spake unto all Israel, to the captains of thousands and of hundreds, and to the judges, and to every governor in all Israel, the chief of the fathers.
2 Chronicles, Chapter: 1, Verse: 2Read full chapter
So the priests, and the Levites, and some of the people, and the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinims, dwelt in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.
Ezra, Chapter: 2, Verse: 70Read full chapter
So the priests, and the Levites, and the porters, and the singers, and some of the people, and the Nethinims, and all Israel, dwelt in their cities; and when the seventh month came, the children of Israel were in their cities.
Nehemiah, Chapter: 7, Verse: 73Read full chapter
And the rulers of the people dwelt at Jerusalem: the rest of the people also cast lots, to bring one of ten to dwell in Jerusalem the holy city, and nine parts to dwell in other cities.
Nehemiah, Chapter: 11, Verse: 1Read full chapter
Then called he Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces which were with him, and all the people from the least even to the greatest,
Jeremiah, Chapter: 42, Verse: 8Read full chapter
And they wrote letters by them after this manner; The apostles and elders and brethren send greeting unto the brethren which are of the Gentiles in Antioch and Syria and Cilicia:
Acts, Chapter: 15, Verse: 23Read full chapter
And I intreat thee also, true yokefellow, help those women which laboured with me in the gospel, with Clement also, and with other my fellowlabourers, whose names are in the book of life.