Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


I went by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding;

Bible References


Proverbs 6:6
Go to the ant, you sluggard; observe its ways and be wise!
Job 4:8
Even as I have seen, those who plow iniquity and those who sow trouble reap the same.
Job 5:27
Look, we have investigated this, so it is true. Hear it, and apply it for your own good."
Job 15:17
"I will explain to you; listen to me, and what I have seen, I will declare,
Psalm 37:25
I was once young, now I am old. I have never seen a godly man abandoned, or his children forced to search for food.
Psalm 107:42
When the godly see this, they rejoice, and every sinner shuts his mouth.
Ecclesiastes 4:1
So I again considered all the oppression that continually occurs on earth. This is what I saw: The oppressed were in tears, but no one was comforting them; no one delivers them from the power of their oppressors.
Ecclesiastes 7:15
During the days of my fleeting life I have seen both of these things: Sometimes a righteous person dies prematurely in spite of his righteousness, and sometimes a wicked person lives long in spite of his evil deeds.
Ecclesiastes 8:9
While applying my mind to everything that happens in this world, I have seen all this: Sometimes one person dominates other people to their harm.

General references

Proverbs 19:24
The sluggard plunges his hand in the dish, and he will not even bring it back to his mouth!
Proverbs 21:25
What the sluggard desires will kill him, for his hands refuse to work.
Ecclesiastes 10:18
Because of laziness the roof caves in, and because of idle hands the house leaks.

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