You are here: Home  >  O   >Office
 
Topic Search:
 
Building
Building

Office

Part of speech: Noun, Place, Thing

The business office buildings.


  Key words: Building, Business, Office, Offices, Place  

  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)  

Question: What is a building?
  Answer: A building is a physical structure that is built or constructed and often has more than one level. Buildings have walls, doors, a roof and usually windows. - 250


Topics from our world ...


  External related links to the world ...  

New Buildings Institute
 New Buildings Institute


newbuildings.org - 120
Architect of the Capitol
 Architect of the Capitol


aoc.gov - 121


  Words of Wisdom  

And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard.   Genesis 37:36 


And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmaelites, which had brought him down thither.   Genesis 39:1 


And Pharaoh was wroth against two of his officers, against the chief of the butlers, and against the chief of the bakers.   Genesis 40:2 


And he asked Pharaoh's officers that were with him in the ward of his lord's house, saying, Wherefore look ye so sadly to day?
And they said unto him, We have dreamed a dream, and there is no interpreter of it. And Joseph said unto them, Do not interpretations belong to  God? tell me them, I pray you.   Genesis 40:7, 8 


And it came to pass, as he interpreted to us, so it was; me he restored unto mine office, and him he hanged.   Genesis 41:13 


Let Pharaoh do this, and let him appoint officers over the land, and take up the fifth part of the land of Egypt in the seven plenteous years.   Genesis 41:34 


And he said, When ye do the office of a midwife to the Hebrew women, and see them upon the stools; if it be a son, then ye shall kill him: but if it be a daughter, then she shall live.   Exodus 1:16 


And Pharaoh commanded the same day the taskmasters of the people, and their officers, saying,
Ye shall no more give the people straw to make brick, as heretofore: let them go and gather straw for themselves.   Exodus 5:6, 7 


And the taskmasters of the people went out, and their officers, and they spake to the people, saying, Thus saith Pharaoh, I will not give you straw.   Exodus 5:10 


And the officers of the children of Israel, which Pharaoh's taskmasters had set over them, were beaten, and demanded, Wherefore have ye not fulfilled your task in making brick both yesterday and to day, as heretofore?
Then the officers of the children of Israel came and cried unto Pharaoh, saying, Wherefore dealest thou thus with thy servants?
There is no straw given unto thy servants, and they say to us, Make brick: and, behold, thy servants are beaten; but the fault is in thine own people.   Exodus 5:14-16 


And the officers of the children of Israel did see that they were in  evil case, after it was said, Ye shall not minish ought from your bricks of your daily task.   Exodus 5:19 


And take thou unto thee Aaron thy brother, and his sons with him, from among the children of Israel, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office, even Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar, Aaron's sons.
And thou shalt make holy  garments for Aaron thy brother for glory and for beauty.
And thou shalt speak unto all that are wise hearted, whom I have filled with the spirit of wisdom, that they may make Aaron's  garments to consecrate him, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office.
And these are the  garments which they shall make; a breastplate, and an ephod, and a robe, and a broidered coat, a mitre, and a girdle: and they shall make holy  garments for Aaron thy brother, and his sons, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office.   Exodus 28:1-4 


And thou shalt put them upon Aaron thy brother, and his sons with him; and shalt anoint them, and consecrate them, and sanctify them, that they may minister unto me in the priest's office.   Exodus 28:41 


And this is the thing that thou shalt do unto them to hallow them, to minister unto me in the priest's office: Take one young bullock, and two rams without blemish,
And unleavened  bread, and cakes unleavened tempered with oil, and wafers unleavened anointed with oil: of wheaten flour shalt thou make them.   Exodus 29:1, 2 


And thou shalt gird them with girdles, Aaron and his sons, and put the bonnets on them: and the priest's office shall be theirs for a perpetual statute: and thou shalt consecrate Aaron and his sons.   Exodus 29:9 


And I will sanctify the tabernacle of the congregation, and the altar: I will sanctify also both Aaron and his sons, to minister to me in the priest's office.   Exodus 29:44 


And thou shalt anoint Aaron and his sons, and consecrate them, that they may minister unto me in the priest's office.   Exodus 30:30 


And the cloths of service, and the holy  garments for Aaron the priest, and the  garments of his sons, to minister in the priest's office,
And the anointing oil, and sweet incense for the holy place: according to all that I have commanded thee shall they do.   Exodus 31:10, 11 


The cloths of service, to do service in the holy place, the holy  garments for Aaron the priest, and the  garments of his sons, to minister in the priest's office.   Exodus 35:19 


The cloths of service to do service in the holy place, and the holy  garments for Aaron the priest, and his sons'  garments, to minister in the priest's office.   Exodus 39:41 


And thou shalt put upon Aaron the holy  garments, and anoint him, and sanctify him; that he may minister unto me in the priest's office.
And thou shalt bring his sons, and clothe them with coats:
And thou shalt anoint them, as thou didst anoint their father, that they may minister unto me in the priest's office: for their anointing shall surely be an everlasting priesthood throughout their generations.   Exodus 40:13-15 


This is the portion of the anointing of Aaron, and of the anointing of his sons, out of the offerings of the LORD made by  fire, in the day when he presented them to minister unto the LORD in the priest's office;
Which the LORD commanded to be given them of the children of Israel, in the day that he anointed them, by a statute for ever throughout their generations.   Leviticus 7:35, 36 


And the priest, whom he shall anoint, and whom he shall consecrate to minister in the priest's office in his father's stead, shall make the atonement, and shall put on the  linen  clothes, even the holy  garments:
And he shall make an atonement for the holy sanctuary, and he shall make an atonement for the tabernacle of the congregation, and for the altar, and he shall make an atonement for the priests, and for all the people of the congregation.   Leviticus 16:32, 33 


These are the names of the sons of Aaron, the priests which were anointed, whom he consecrated to minister in the priest's office.
And Nadab and Abihu died before the LORD, when they offered strange  fire before the LORD, in the wilderness of Sinai, and they had no children: and Eleazar and Ithamar ministered in the priest's office in the sight of Aaron their father.   Numbers 3:3, 4 


And thou shalt appoint Aaron and his sons, and they shall wait on their priest's office: and the stranger that cometh nigh shall be put to death.   Numbers 3:10 


And to the office of Eleazar the son of Aaron the priest pertaineth the oil for the light, and the sweet incense, and the daily meat offering, and the anointing oil, and the oversight of all the tabernacle, and of all that therein is, in the sanctuary, and in the vessels thereof.   Numbers 4:16 


And the LORD said unto Moses, Gather unto me seventy men of the elders of Israel, whom thou knowest to be the elders of the people, and officers over them; and bring them unto the tabernacle of the congregation, that they may stand there with thee.   Numbers 11:16 


Therefore thou and thy sons with thee shall keep your priest's office for everything of the altar, and within the vail; and ye shall serve: I have given your priest's office unto you as a service of gift: and the stranger that cometh nigh shall be put to death.   Numbers 18:7 


And Moses was wroth with the officers of the host, with the captains over thousands, and captains over hundreds, which came from the battle.   Numbers 31:14 


And the officers which were over thousands of the host, the captains of thousands, and captains of hundreds, came near unto Moses:
And they said unto Moses, Thy servants have taken the sum of the men of war which are under our charge, and there lacketh not one man of us.   Numbers 31:48, 49 


So I took the chief of your tribes, wise men, and known, and made them heads over you, captains over thousands, and captains over hundreds, and captains over fifties, and captains over tens, and officers among your tribes.   Deuteronomy 1:15 


And the children of Israel took their journey from Beeroth of the children of Jaakan to Mosera: there Aaron died, and there he was buried; and Eleazar his son ministered in the priest's office in his stead.   Deuteronomy 10:6 


Judges and officers shalt thou make thee in all thy gates, which the LORD thy  God giveth thee, throughout thy tribes: and they shall judge the people with just judgment.   Deuteronomy 16:18 


And the officers shall speak unto the people, saying, What man is there that hath built a new house, and hath not dedicated it? let him go and return to his house, lest he die in the battle, and another man dedicate it.   Deuteronomy 20:5 


And the officers shall speak further unto the people, and they shall say, What man is there that is fearful and fainthearted? let him go and return unto his house, lest his brethren's  heart faint as well as his  heart.
And it shall be, when the officers have made an end of speaking unto the people that they shall make captains of the armies to lead the people.   Deuteronomy 20:8, 9 


Ye stand this day all of you before the LORD your  God; your captains of your tribes, your elders, and your officers, with all the men of Israel,
Your little ones, your wives, and thy stranger that is in thy camp, from the hewer of thy  wood unto the drawer of thy  water:
That thou shouldest enter into covenant with the LORD thy  God, and into his oath, which the LORD thy  God maketh with thee this day:
That he may establish thee to day for a people unto himself, and that he may be unto thee a  God, as he hath said unto thee, and as he hath sworn unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.   Deuteronomy 29:10-13 


Gather unto me all the elders of your tribes, and your officers, that I may speak these words in their ears, and call  heaven and earth to record against them.   Deuteronomy 31:28 


Then Joshua commanded the officers of the people, saying,
Pass through the host, and command the people, saying, Prepare you victuals; for within three days ye shall pass over this Jordan, to go in to possess the land, which the LORD your  God giveth you to possess it.   Joshua 1:10, 11 


And it came to pass after three days, that the officers went through the host;
And they commanded the people, saying, When ye see the ark of the covenant of the LORD your  God, and the priests the Levites bearing it, then ye shall remove from your place, and go after it.   Joshua 3:2, 3 


And all Israel, and their elders, and officers, and their judges, stood on this side the ark and on that side before the priests the Levites, which bare the ark of the covenant of the LORD, as well the stranger, as he that was born among them; half of them over against mount Gerizim, and half of them over against mount Ebal; as Moses the servant of the LORD had commanded before, that they should bless the people of Israel.   Joshua 8:33 


And Joshua called for all Israel, and for their elders, and for their heads, and for their judges, and for their officers, and said unto them, I am old and stricken in age:
And ye have seen all that the LORD your  God hath done unto all these nations because of you; for the LORD your  God is he that hath fought for you.   Joshua 23:2, 3 


And Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and called for the elders of Israel, and for their heads, and for their judges, and for their officers; and they presented themselves before  God.   Joshua 24:1 


And Gaal the son of Ebed said, Who is Abimelech, and who is Shechem, that we should serve him? is not he the son of Jerubbaal? and Zebul his officer? serve the men of Hamor the father of Shechem: for why should we serve him?
And would to  God this people were under my hand! then would I remove Abimelech. And he said to Abimelech, Increase thine army, and come out.   Judges 9:28, 29 


And it shall come to pass, that every one that is left in thine house shall come and crouch to him for a piece of  silver and a morsel of  bread, and shall say, Put me, I pray thee, into one of the priests' offices, that I may eat a piece of  bread.   1 Samuel 2:36 


And he will take the tenth of your seed, and of your vineyards, and give to his officers, and to his servants.   1 Samuel 8:15 


And Azariah the son of Nathan was over the officers: and Zabud the son of Nathan was principal officer, and the king's friend:
And Ahishar was over the household: and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the tribute.
And Solomon had twelve officers over all Israel, which provided victuals for the king and his household: each man his month in a year made provision.   1 Kings 4:5-7 


Geber the son of Uri was in the country of Gilead, in the country of Sihon king of the Amorites, and of Og king of Bashan; and he was the only officer which was in the land.   1 Kings 4:19 


And those officers provided victual for king Solomon, and for all that came unto king Solomon's table, every man in his month: they lacked nothing.
 Barley also and straw for the  horses and dromedaries brought they unto the place where the officers were, every man according to his charge.   1 Kings 4:27, 28 


Beside the chief of Solomon's officers which were over the work, three thousand and three hundred, which ruled over the people that wrought in the work.   1 Kings 5:16 


These were the chief of the officers that were over Solomon's work, five hundred and fifty, which bare rule over the people that wrought in the work.   1 Kings 9:23 


Then the king of Israel called an officer, and said, Hasten hither Micaiah the son of Imlah.   1 Kings 22:9 


And when the king asked the woman, she told him. So the king appointed unto her a certain officer, saying, Restore all that was hers, and all the fruits of the  field since the day that she left the land, even until now.   2 Kings 8:6 


But Jehoiada the priest commanded the captains of the hundreds, the officers of the host, and said unto them, Have her forth without the ranges: and him that followeth her kill with the  sword. For the priest had said, Let her not be slain in the house of the LORD.   2 Kings 11:15 


And all the people of the land went into the house of Baal, and brake it down; his altars and his images brake they in pieces thoroughly, and slew Mattan the priest of Baal before the altars. And the priest appointed officers over the house of the LORD.   2 Kings 11:18 


And Jehoiachin the king of Judah went out to the king of Babylon, he, and his mother, and his servants, and his princes, and his officers: and the king of Babylon took him in the eighth year of his reign.   2 Kings 24:12 


And he carried away Jehoiachin to Babylon, and the king's mother, and the king's wives, and his officers, and the mighty of the land, those carried he into captivity from Jerusalem to Babylon.   2 Kings 24:15 


And out of the city he took an officer that was set over the men of war, and five men of them that were in the king's presence, which were found in the city, and the principal scribe of the host, which mustered the people of the land, and threescore men of the people of the land that were found in the city:
And Nebuzaradan captain of the guard took these, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah:
And the king of Babylon smote them, and slew them at Riblah in the land of Hamath. So Judah was carried away out of their land.   2 Kings 25:19-21 


And Johanan begat Azariah, (he it is that executed the priest's office in the temple that Solomon built in Jerusalem:)
And Azariah begat Amariah, and Amariah begat Ahitub,
And Ahitub begat Zadok, and Zadok begat Shallum,
And Shallum begat Hilkiah, and Hilkiah begat Azariah,
And Azariah begat Seraiah, and Seraiah begat Jehozadak,
And Jehozadak went into captivity, when the LORD carried away Judah and Jerusalem by the hand of Nebuchadnezzar.   1 Chronicles 6:10-15 


And they ministered before the dwelling place of the tabernacle of the congregation with singing, until Solomon had built the house of the LORD in Jerusalem: and then they waited on their office according to their order.   1 Chronicles 6:32 


All these which were chosen to be porters in the gates were two hundred and twelve. These were reckoned by their genealogy in their villages, whom David and Samuel the seer did ordain in their set office.   1 Chronicles 9:22 


For these Levites, the four chief porters, were in their set office, and were over the chambers and treasuries of the house of  God.   1 Chronicles 9:26 


And Mattithiah, one of the Levites, who was the firstborn of Shallum the Korahite, had the set office over the things that were made in the pans.   1 Chronicles 9:31 


Of which, twenty and four thousand were to set forward the work of the house of the LORD; and six thousand were officers and judges:
Moreover four thousand were porters; and four thousand praised the LORD with the instruments which I made, said David, to praise therewith.   1 Chronicles 23:4, 5 


Because their office was to wait on the sons of Aaron for the service of the house of the LORD, in the courts, and in the chambers, and in the purifying of all holy things, and the work of the service of the house of  God;
Both for the shewbread, and for the fine flour for meat offering, and for the unleavened cakes, and for that which is baked in the pan, and for that which is fried, and for all manner of measure and size;
And to stand every morning to thank and praise the LORD, and likewise at even:
And to offer all burnt sacrifices unto the LORD in the sabbaths, in the new moons, and on the set feasts, by number, according to the order commanded unto them, continually before the LORD:
And that they should keep the charge of the tabernacle of the congregation, and the charge of the holy place, and the charge of the sons of Aaron their brethren, in the service of the house of the LORD.   1 Chronicles 23:28-32 


But Nadab and Abihu died before their father, and had no children: therefore Eleazar and Ithamar executed the priest's office.
And David distributed them, both Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, according to their offices in their service.   1 Chronicles 24:2, 3 


Of the Izharites, Chenaniah and his sons were for the outward business over Israel, for officers and judges.
And of the Hebronites, Hashabiah and his brethren, men of valor, a thousand and seven hundred, were officers among them of Israel on this side Jordan westward in all the business of the LORD, and in the service of the king.   1 Chronicles 26:29, 30 


Now the children of Israel after their number, to wit, the chief fathers and captains of thousands and hundreds, and their officers that served the king in any matter of the courses, which came in and went out month by month throughout all the months of the year, of every course were twenty and four thousand.   1 Chronicles 27:1 


And David assembled all the princes of Israel, the princes of the tribes, and the captains of the companies that ministered to the king by course, and the captains over the thousands, and captains over the hundreds, and the stewards over all the substance and possession of the king, and of his sons, with the officers, and with the mighty men, and with all the valiant men, unto Jerusalem.   1 Chronicles 28:1 


And the priests waited on their offices: the Levites also with instruments of music of the LORD, which David the king had made to praise the LORD, because his mercy endureth for ever, when David praised by their ministry; and the priests sounded trumpets before them, and all Israel stood.   2 Chronicles 7:6 


And these were the chief of king Solomon's officers, even two hundred and fifty, that bare rule over the people.   2 Chronicles 8:10 


For the Levites left their suburbs and their possession, and came to Judah and Jerusalem: for Jeroboam and his sons had cast them off from executing the priest's office unto the LORD:
And he ordained him priests for the high places, and for the  devils, and for the calves which he had made.   2 Chronicles 11:14, 15 


And the king of Israel called for one of his officers, and said, Fetch quickly Micaiah the son of Imla.   2 Chronicles 18:8 


And, behold, Amariah the chief priest is over you in all matters of the LORD; and Zebadiah the son of Ishmael, the ruler of the house of Judah, for all the king's matters: also the Levites shall be officers before you. Deal courageously, and the LORD shall be with the good.   2 Chronicles 19:11 


Also Jehoiada appointed the offices of the house of the LORD by the hand of the priests the Levites, whom David had distributed in the house of the LORD, to offer the burnt offerings of the LORD, as it is written in the law of Moses, with rejoicing and with singing, as it was ordained by David.   2 Chronicles 23:18 


Now it came to pass, that at what time the chest was brought unto the king's office by the hand of the Levites, and when they saw that there was much  money, the king's scribe and the high priest's officer came and emptied the chest, and took it, and carried it to his place again. Thus they did day by day, and gathered  money in abundance.   2 Chronicles 24:11 


And next him were Eden, and Miniamin, and Jeshua, and Shemaiah, Amariah, and Shecaniah, in the cities of the priests, in their set office, to give to their brethren by courses, as well to the great as to the small:
Beside their genealogy of males, from three years old and upward, even unto every one that entereth into the house of the LORD, his daily portion for their service in their charges according to their courses;
Both to the genealogy of the priests by the house of their fathers, and the Levites from twenty years old and upward, in their charges by their courses;
And to the genealogy of all their little ones, their wives, and their sons, and their daughters, through all the congregation: for in their set office they sanctified themselves in holiness:
Also of the sons of Aaron the priests, which were in the  fields of the suburbs of their cities, in every several city, the men that were expressed by name, to give portions to all the males among the priests, and to all that were reckoned by genealogies among the Levites.   2 Chronicles 31:15-19 


Also they were over the bearers of burdens, and were overseers of all that wrought the work in any manner of service: and of the Levites there were scribes, and officers, and porters.   2 Chronicles 34:13 


And I made treasurers over the treasuries, Shelemiah the priest, and Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah: and next to them was Hanan the son of Zaccur, the son of Mattaniah: for they were counted faithful, and their office was to distribute unto their brethren.
Remember me, O my  God, concerning this, and wipe not out my good deeds that I have done for the house of my  God, and for the offices thereof.   Nehemiah 13:13, 14 


And the drinking was according to the law; none did compel: for so the king had appointed to all the officers of his house, that they should do according to every man's pleasure.   Esther 1:8 


And let the king appoint officers in all the provinces of his kingdom, that they may gather together all the fair young virgins unto Shushan the palace, to the house of the women, unto the custody of Hege the king's chamberlain, keeper of the women; and let their things for purification be given them:
And let the maiden which pleaseth the king be queen instead of Vashti. And the thing pleased the king; and he did so.   Esther 2:3, 4 


And all the rulers of the provinces, and the lieutenants, and the deputies, and officers of the king, helped the Jews; because the fear of Mordecai fell upon them.   Esther 9:3 


Let his days be few; and let another take his office.   Psalm 109:8 


For  brass I will bring  gold, and for iron I will bring  silver, and for  wood  brass, and for stones iron: I will also make thy officers peace, and thine exactors righteousness.   Isaiah 60:17 


The LORD hath made thee priest in the stead of Jehoiada the priest, that ye should be officers in the house of the LORD, for every man that is mad, and maketh himself a prophet, that thou shouldest put him in  prison, and in the stocks.   Jeremiah 29:26 


And they shall not come near unto me, to do the office of a priest unto me, nor to come near to any of my holy things, in the most holy place: but they shall bear their shame, and their abominations which they have committed.   Ezekiel 44:13 


Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him; lest at any time the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into  prison.   Matthew 5:25 


And it came to pass, that while he executed the priest's office before  God in the order of his course,
According to the custom of the priest's office, his lot was to  burn incense when he went into the temple of the Lord.   Luke 1:8, 9 


When thou goest with thine adversary to the magistrate, as thou art in the way, give diligence that thou mayest be delivered from him; lest he hale thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and the officer cast thee into  prison.   Luke 12:58 


The Pharisees heard that the people murmured such things concerning him; and the Pharisees and the chief priests sent officers to take him.   John 7:32 


Then came the officers to the chief priests and Pharisees; and they said unto them, Why have ye not brought him?
The officers answered, Never man spake like this man.   John 7:45, 46 


Judas then, having received a band of men and officers from the chief priests and Pharisees, cometh thither with lanterns and torches and weapons.   John 18:3 


Then the band and the captain and officers of the Jews took Jesus, and bound him,
And led him away to Annas first; for he was father in law to Caiaphas, which was the high priest that same year.   John 18:12, 13 


And the servants and officers stood there, who had made a  fire of  coals; for it was  cold: and they warmed themselves: and Peter stood with them, and warmed himself.   John 18:18 


And when he had thus spoken, one of the officers which stood by struck Jesus with the palm of his hand, saying, Answerest thou the high priest so?
Jesus answered him, If I have spoken  evil, bear witness of the  evil: but if well, why smitest thou me?
Now Annas had sent him bound unto Caiaphas the high priest.   John 18:22-24 


When the chief priests therefore and officers saw him, they cried out, saying, Crucify him, crucify him. Pilate saith unto them, Take ye him, and crucify him: for I find no fault in him.   John 19:6 


But when the officers came, and found them not in the  prison, they returned and told,
Saying, The  prison truly found we shut with all safety, and the keepers standing without before the doors: but when we had opened, we found no man within.   Acts 5:22, 23 


Then went the captain with the officers, and brought them without  violence: for they feared the people, lest they should have been stoned.   Acts 5:26 


For I speak to you Gentiles, inasmuch as I am the apostle of the Gentiles, I magnify mine office:
If by any means I may provoke to emulation them which are my  flesh, and might save some of them.   Romans 11:13, 14 


For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office:
So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.   Romans 12:4, 5 


This is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work.   1 Timothy 3:1 


And let these also first be proved; then let them use the office of a deacon, being found blameless.   1 Timothy 3:10 


For they that have used the office of a deacon well purchase to themselves a good degree, and great boldness in the faith which is in Christ Jesus.   1 Timothy 3:13 


And verily they that are of the sons of Levi, who receive the office of the priesthood, have a commandment to take tithes of the people according to the law, that is, of their brethren, though they come out of the loins of Abraham:   Hebrews 7:5 




Disclaimer: This website is for educational and informational purposes only.