Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;
And to do
And to do
It is like a man away on a journey, who upon leaving his house and putting his slaves in charge, assigning to each one his task, also commanded the doorkeeper to stay on the alert.
the Lord said, “ Who then is the faithful and sensible steward, whom his master will put in charge of his servants, to give them their rations at the proper time?
just as we have many members in one body and all the members do not have the same function,
Slaves, in all things obey those who are your masters on earth, not with external service, as those who merely please men, but with sincerity of heart, fearing the Lord.
2 Thessalonians 3:11
For we hear that some among you are
leading an undisciplined life, doing no work at all, but acting like busybodies.
1 Timothy 5:13
At the same time they also learn to be idle, as they go around from house to house; and not merely idle, but also
gossips and busybodies, talking about things not proper to mention.
so that they may
encourage the young women to love their husbands, to love their children,
1 Peter 4:10
As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.