Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

General references

Bible References

Walk

2 Thessalonians 3:6
Now we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you withdraw yourselves from every brother that walks disorderly, and not after the tradition which he received from us.

Working

1 Thessalonians 4:11
And that you study to be quiet, and to mind your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;
1 Timothy 5:13
And at the same time they learn to be idle, wandering about from house to house; and not only idle, but gossips also and busybodies, speaking things which they ought not.
1 Peter 4:15
But let none of you suffer as a murderer, or as a thief, or as an evildoer, or as a busybody in other men's matters.

General references

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