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For we hear that there are some which walk among you disorderly, working not at all, but are busybodies.

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2 Thessalonians 3:6
Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, for you to withdraw from every brother who walks disorderly and not according to the tradition, which they received from us.


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,
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.
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.

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Exodus 5:17
But he said, Ye are idle, ye are idle. Therefore ye say, Let us go and sacrifice to LORD.
Psalm 104:23
Man goes forth to his work and to his labor until the evening.
Mark 7:5
Then the Pharisees and the scholars demand of him, Why do thy disciples not walk according to the tradition of the elders, but eat their bread with unwashed hands?