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
Poor is he who is working -- a slothful hand, And the hand of the diligent maketh rich.
Proverbs 23:20
Be not thou among quaffers of wine, Among gluttonous ones of flesh,
Proverbs 24:30
Near the field of a slothful man I passed by, And near the vineyard of a man lacking heart.
Matthew 25:26
'And his lord answering said to him, Evil servant, and slothful, thou hadst known that I reap where I did not sow, and I gather whence I did not scatter!
Romans 12:11
in the diligence not slothful; in the spirit fervent; the Lord serving;
Hebrews 6:12
that ye may not become slothful, but followers of those who through faith and patient endurance are inheriting the promises.

Is brother

Proverbs 28:24
Whoso is robbing his father, or his mother, And is saying, 'It is not transgression,' A companion he is to a destroyer.
Job 30:29
A brother I have been to dragons, And a companion to daughters of the ostrich.
Luke 15:13
'And not many days after, having gathered all together, the younger son went abroad to a far country, and there he scattered his substance, living riotously;
Luke 16:1
And he said also unto his disciples, 'A certain man was rich, who had a steward, and he was accused to him as scattering his goods;