Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He also that is slothful in his work is brother to him that is a great waster.

Bible References

That is slothful

Proverbs 10:4
He who works with a slack hand becomes poor, but the hand of the diligent makes rich.
Proverbs 24:30
I went by the field of the sluggard, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding.
Matthew 25:26
But having answered, his lord said to him, Thou evil and lazy bondman, thou knew that I reap where I sowed not, and gather from where I did not scatter.
Romans 12:11
not lazy in diligence, being fervent in the Spirit serving the Lord,
Hebrews 6:12
so that ye may not become lazy, but imitators of those who, through faith and longsuffering, inherit the promises.

Is brother

Proverbs 28:24
He who robs his father or his mother, and says, It is no transgression, the same is the companion of a destroyer.
Job 30:29
I am a brother to jackals, and a companion to ostriches.
Luke 15:13
And not many days after, the younger son, having gathered all together, journeyed into a distant country, and there he squandered his wealth living recklessly.
Luke 16:1
And he also said to his disciples, There was a certain rich man who had a manager, and this man was accused to him as squandering things possessed by him.