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
The one who is lazy becomes poor, but the one who works diligently becomes wealthy.
Proverbs 23:20
Do not spend time among drunkards, among those who eat too much meat,
Proverbs 24:30
I passed by the field of a sluggard, by the vineyard of one who lacks wisdom.
Matthew 25:26
But his master answered, 'Evil and lazy slave! So you knew that I harvest where I didn't sow and gather where I didn't scatter?
Romans 12:11
Do not lag in zeal, be enthusiastic in spirit, serve the Lord.
Hebrews 6:12
so that you may not be sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and perseverance inherit the promises.

Is brother

Proverbs 28:24
The one who robs his father and mother and says, "There is no transgression," is a companion to the one who destroys.
Job 30:29
I have become a brother to jackals and a companion of ostriches.
Luke 15:13
After a few days, the younger son gathered together all he had and left on a journey to a distant country, and there he squandered his wealth with a wild lifestyle.
Luke 16:1
Jesus also said to the disciples, "There was a rich man who was informed of accusations that his manager was wasting his assets.

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