16 Bible Verses about Clean House

Luke 11:25 ESV / 106 helpful votes

And when it comes, it finds the house swept and put in order.

Colossians 3:23 ESV / 77 helpful votes

Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men,

Proverbs 24:3 ESV / 43 helpful votes

By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established;

Titus 2:5 ESV / 39 helpful votes

To be self-controlled, pure, working at home, kind, and submissive to their own husbands, that the word of God may not be reviled.

1 Corinthians 14:40 ESV / 31 helpful votes

But all things should be done decently and in order.

1 Timothy 3:5 ESV / 29 helpful votes

For if someone does not know how to manage his own household, how will he care for God's church?

2 Timothy 1:7 ESV / 16 helpful votes

For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.

Matthew 24:46 ESV / 16 helpful votes

Blessed is that servant whom his master will find so doing when he comes.

Ephesians 5:15-16 ESV / 15 helpful votes

Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time, because the days are evil.

Proverbs 14:1 ESV / 15 helpful votes

The wisest of women builds her house, but folly with her own hands tears it down.

Proverbs 31:27 ESV / 14 helpful votes

She looks well to the ways of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness.

1 John 1:9 ESV / 12 helpful votes

If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

Luke 10:38-42 ESV / 10 helpful votes

Now as they went on their way, Jesus entered a village. And a woman named Martha welcomed him into her house. And she had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord's feet and listened to his teaching. But Martha was distracted with much serving. And she went up to him and said, “Lord, do you not care that my sister has left me to serve alone? Tell her then to help me.” But the Lord answered her, “Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many things, but one thing is necessary. Mary has chosen the good portion, which will not be taken away from her.”

Numbers 24:5-7 ESV / 10 helpful votes

How lovely are your tents, O Jacob, your encampments, O Israel! Like palm groves that stretch afar, like gardens beside a river, like aloes that the Lord has planted, like cedar trees beside the waters. Water shall flow from his buckets, and his seed shall be in many waters; his king shall be higher than Agag, and his kingdom shall be exalted.

Revelation 22:10-11 ESV / 4 helpful votes

And he said to me, “Do not seal up the words of the prophecy of this book, for the time is near. Let the evildoer still do evil, and the filthy still be filthy, and the righteous still do right, and the holy still be holy.”

Deuteronomy 23:14 ESV / 3 helpful votes

Because the Lord your God walks in the midst of your camp, to deliver you and to give up your enemies before you, therefore your camp must be holy, so that he may not see anything indecent among you and turn away from you.

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