Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Now them that are such we command and exhort by our Lord Jesus Christ, that with quietness they work, and eat their own bread.

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Bible References


2 Thessalonians 3:6
Now we charge you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye withdraw yourselves from every brother that walks out of order, and not after the doctrine which ye received of us.

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Genesis 49:14
Issachar is a strong ass couching down between two burdens;
Proverbs 17:1
Better is a dry morsel in peace than the house of contention full of sacrifices for a feast.
Ecclesiastes 4:6
Better is a handful with rest than both the hands full with travail and vexation of spirit.
Ephesians 4:28
Let him that stole steal no more, but rather let him labour, working with his hands that which is good, that he may have to give to him that is in need.
1 Thessalonians 4:11
and that ye procure to be quiet and to do your business and to work with your hands, as we commanded you,
1 Timothy 2:2
for kings, and for all that are in authority that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and integrity.


2 Thessalonians 3:8
neither did we eat any man's bread for nought, but working with labour and travail night and day, that we might not be a burden to any of you,
Luke 11:3
Give us day by day our daily bread.

General references

Psalm 104:23
Man goes forth unto his work and to his labour until the evening.
Matthew 6:11
Give us this day our daily bread.