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. Consider her ways, and be wise;
Job 4:8
According to what I have seen, those who plow iniquity, and sow trouble, reap the same.
Job 5:27
Look this, we have searched it, so it is. Hear it, and know it for your good."
Job 15:17
"I will show you, listen to me; that which I have seen I will declare:
Psalm 37:25
I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his children begging for bread.
Psalm 107:42
The upright will see it, and be glad. All the wicked will shut their mouths.
Ecclesiastes 4:1
Then I returned and saw all the oppressions that are done under the sun: and behold, the tears of those who were oppressed, and they had no comforter; and on the side of their oppressors there was power; but they had no comforter.
Ecclesiastes 7:15
All this have I seen in my days of vanity: there is a righteous man who perishes in his righteousness, and there is a wicked man who lives long in his evildoing.
Ecclesiastes 8:9
All this have I seen, and applied my mind to every work that is done under the sun. There is a time in which one man has power over another to his hurt.

General references

Proverbs 19:24
The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not so much as bring it to his mouth again.
Proverbs 21:25
The desire of the sluggard kills him, for his hands refuse to labor.
Ecclesiastes 10:18
By slothfulness the roof sinks in; and through idleness of the hands the house leaks.