Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


In all labour there is profit: but the talk of the lips tendeth only to penury.

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Bible References


Proverbs 12:24
The hand of the diligent shall bear rule; But the slothful shall be put under taskwork.
Proverbs 28:19
He that tilleth his land shall have plenty of bread; But he that followeth after vain persons'shall have poverty enough.
John 6:27
Work not for the food which perisheth, but for the food which abideth unto eternal life, which the Son of man shall give unto you: for him the Father, even God, hath sealed.
Hebrews 6:10
for God is not unrighteous to forget your work and the love which ye showed toward his name, in that ye ministered unto the saints, and still do minister.

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Ecclesiastes 3:9
What profit hath he that worketh in that wherein he laboreth?
Isaiah 19:15
Neither shall there be for Egypt any work, which head or tail, palm-branch or rush, may do.