1 Thessalonians 4:11

and to aspire to live quietly, and to do your own things, and to work with your own hands, just as we commanded you,

Ephesians 4:28

Let the man who steals steal no more, but rather let him labor, working with his hands the good, so that he may have to give to him who has need.

1 Peter 4:15

For let not any man of you suffer as a murderer, or a thief, or an evil-doer, or as a busybody.

Proverbs 17:1

Better is a dry morsel, and quietness with it, than a house full of feasting with strife.

Proverbs 17:1

Better is a dry morsel, and quietness with it, than a house full of feasting with strife.

Lamentations 3:26

It is good that a man should hope and quietly wait for the salvation of LORD.

Luke 12:42-43

And the Lord said, Who then is the faithful and wise manager whom his lord will appoint over his service to give the provision on time?

1 Peter 3:4

but the hidden man of the heart, in the incorruptible, of the meek and quiet spirit, which is very precious in the sight of God.

Mark 13:34

like a man abroad, having left his house, and having given authority to his bondmen, and to each man his work, and commanded the doorkeeper that he should watch.

Acts 18:3

And because he was of the same craft, he abode with them, and was working, for they were of the tentmakers craft.

Acts 20:35

I gave you a glimpse of all things, that so laboring ye ought to aid the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that he himself said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.

Romans 12:4-8

For just as we have many body-parts in one body, and all the body-parts have not the same function,

Romans 12:11

not lazy in diligence, being fervent in the Spirit serving the Lord,

Romans 15:20

And thus having aspired to proclaim the good-news not where Christ was already named, so that I would not build upon a foundation belonging to another man,

1 Corinthians 4:12

And we toil, working with our own hands. Being reviled, we bless; being persecuted, we endure;

2 Corinthians 5:9

Therefore also we aspire, whether at home or away from home, to be well-pleasing to him.

Colossians 3:22-24

Bondmen, obey in all things those masters according to flesh, not in eye-service as men-pleasers, but in simplicity of heart, fearing God.

2 Thessalonians 3:7-12

For ye yourselves know how it is necessary to imitate us. Because we did not act disorderly among you,

1 Timothy 2:2

for kings and all those who are in prominence, so that we may live a quiet and peaceful life in all piety and propriety.

1 Timothy 5:13

And also at the same time they learn to be idle, roving the houses, and not only idle, but also babbling and meddlesome, speaking things that they ought not.

Titus 2:4-10

so that they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,

Titus 3:14

And also let our men learn to be in the lead of good works for the essential needs, so that they may not be unfruitful.

1 Peter 4:10-11

As each has received a gift, serving it for yourselves, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;

General references

Bible References

And to do

Mark 13:34
like a man abroad, having left his house, and having given authority to his bondmen, and to each man his work, and commanded the doorkeeper that he should watch.
Luke 12:42
And the Lord said, Who then is the faithful and wise manager whom his lord will appoint over his service to give the provision on time?
Romans 12:4
For just as we have many body-parts in one body, and all the body-parts have not the same function,
Colossians 3:22
Bondmen, obey in all things those masters according to flesh, not in eye-service as men-pleasers, but in simplicity of heart, fearing God.
2 Thessalonians 3:11
For we hear of some who walk among you disorderly, not working at all, but being busybodies.
1 Timothy 5:13
And also at the same time they learn to be idle, roving the houses, and not only idle, but also babbling and meddlesome, speaking things that they ought not.
Titus 2:4
so that they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,
1 Peter 4:10
As each has received a gift, serving it for yourselves, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.

General references

Proverbs 31:27
She looks well to the ways of her household, and does not eat the bread of idleness.
Isaiah 19:15
Neither shall there be for Egypt any work, which head or tail, palm-branch or rush, may do.