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 unto the ant, O slothful one, See her ways and be wise;
Job 4:8
As I have seen -- ploughers of iniquity, And sowers of misery, reap it!
Job 5:27
Lo, this -- we searched it out -- it is right, hearken; And thou, know for thyself!
Job 15:17
I shew thee -- hearken to me -- And this I have seen and declare:
Psalm 37:25
Young I have been, I have also become old, And I have not seen the righteous forsaken, And his seed seeking bread.
Psalm 107:42
The upright do see and rejoice, And all perversity hath shut her mouth.
Ecclesiastes 4:1
And I have turned, and I see all the oppressions that are done under the sun, and lo, the tear of the oppressed, and they have no comforter; and at the hand of their oppressors is power, and they have no comforter.
Ecclesiastes 7:15
The whole I have considered in the days of my vanity. There is a righteous one perishing in his righteousness, and there is a wrong-doer prolonging himself in his wrong.
Ecclesiastes 8:9
All this I have seen so as to give my heart to every work that hath been done under the sun; a time that man hath ruled over man to his own evil.

General references

Proverbs 19:24
The slothful hath hidden his hand in a dish, Even unto his mouth he bringeth it not back.
Proverbs 21:25
The desire of the slothful slayeth him, For his hands have refused to work.
Ecclesiastes 10:18
By slothfulness is the wall brought low, And by idleness of the hands doth the house drop.