Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 14:1
The {wisest of women} builds her house, but the foolish tears it down with her hands.
1 Thessalonians 4:11
and to aspire to live a quiet life, and to attend to {your own business}, and to work with your hands, just as we commanded you,
2 Thessalonians 3:6
But we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, [that] you keep away from every brother who lives irresponsibly and not according to the tradition that they received from us.
1 Timothy 5:10
being well-attested by good works, if she has brought up children, if she has shown hospitality, if she has washed the feet of the saints, if she has helped those who are oppressed, if she has devoted herself to every good work.
Titus 2:4
in order that they may encourage the young women to love their husbands [and to] love their children,