Several passages in the Bible specifically mention churches meeting in houses. The first house church is recorded in Acts 1:13, where the disciples of Jesus met together in the “Upper Room” of a house. Home churches are also mentioned in  several scriptures in the Bible.

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Philemon 1:2

“And to our beloved Apphia, and Archippus our fellowsoldier, and to the church in thy house:”

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Acts 2:46

“And they, continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, did eat their meat with gladness and singleness of heart,”.

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Matthew 18:20

For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.