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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
Howbeit, we charge you, brethren, - that, in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, ye be withdrawing yourselves from every brother - who, in a disorderly way, doth walk, and not according to the instruction which ye received from us.


1 Thessalonians 4:11
And to be ambitious to be quiet, and to be attending to your own affairs, and to be working with your hands, - even as, unto you, we gave charge -
1 Timothy 5:13
At the same time, to be idlers, are they learning, going about from house to house; and, not only idlers, but, gossips, also, and, busybodies, - saying the things they ought not,
1 Peter 4:15
For let, none of you, be suffering as a murderer, or a thief, or an evil-doer, or as one prying into other men's affairs;

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Exodus 5:17
But he said: Idle, ye are - idle, on this account, are, ye, saying, We must take our journey, we must sacrifice to Yahweh.
Psalm 104:23
Man goeth forth to his work, And to his labour, until evening.
Mark 7:5
and so the Pharisees and the Scribes, question, him - For what cause do thy disciples not walk according to the tradition of the elders, but, with defiled hands, eat bread?