Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He also that is slack in his work is brother to him that is a destroyer.
The sluggard says, There is a lion in the way; a lion is in the streets.
Thus speaks LORD of hosts, saying, This people say, It is not the time [for us] to come, the time for LORD's house to be built.
Oh that there was among you who would shut the doors, that ye might not kindle my altar in vain! I have no pleasure in you, says LORD of hosts, nor will I accept an offering at your hand.
And another came, saying, Lord, behold thy mina, which I had put away in a napkin.
so that ye may not become lazy, but imitators of those who, through faith and longsuffering, inherit the promises.
2 Peter 1:8
For these things existing in you and abounding, it leads to not being idle nor unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.