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19 Bible Verses about Business

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Psalm 107:23-24

They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters, These see the works of Jehovah, and his wonders in the deep.

Isaiah 48:17

Thus saith Jehovah, thy Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel; I am Jehovah thy God, who teacheth thee for thy profit, who leadeth thee in the way that thou shouldest go.

Luke 2:49

And he said to them, Why is it that ye have sought me? did ye not know that I ought to be occupied in my Father's business?

1 Thessalonians 4:6

not overstepping the rights of and wronging his brother in the matter, because the Lord is the avenger of all these things, even as we also told you before, and have fully testified.

John 2:16

and said to the sellers of doves, Take these things hence; make not my Father's house a house of merchandise.

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Business » Cares » Engagements

Matthew 22:4-5

Again he sent other bondmen, saying, Say to the persons invited, Behold, I have prepared my dinner; my oxen and my fatted beasts are killed, and all things ready; come to the wedding feast. But they made light of it, and went, one to his own land, and another to his commerce.

Luke 14:16-20

And he said to him, A certain man made a great supper and invited many. And he sent his bondman at the hour of supper to say to those who were invited, Come, for already all things are ready. And all began, without exception, to excuse themselves. The first said to him, I have bought land, and I must go out and see it; I pray thee hold me for excused. read more.
And another said, I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I go to prove them; I pray thee hold me for excused. And another said, I have married a wife, and on this account I cannot come.

Business » Cares » Presumption

Luke 12:16-18

And he spoke a parable to them, saying, The land of a certain rich man brought forth abundantly. And he reasoned within himself saying, What shall I do? for I have not a place where I shall lay up my fruits. And he said, This will I do: I will take away my granaries and build greater, and there I will lay up all my produce and my good things;

Business » Fidelity in » The workmen under hilkiah

2 Chronicles 34:11-12

they gave it to the carpenters and the builders, to buy hewn stone, and timber for the joists, and to floor the houses that the kings of Judah had destroyed. And the men did the work faithfully. And over them were appointed Jahath and Obadiah, Levites, of the children of Merari, and Zechariah and Meshullam, of the children of the Kohathites, for the oversight; and all these Levites were skilled in instruments of music.

Business » Fidelity in » Required of stewards

Business » Cares » Disappointment

Ecclesiastes 2:20

Then I went about to cause my heart to despair of all the labour wherewith I had laboured under the sun.

Business » Cares » Sleeplessness

Ecclesiastes 5:12

The sleep of the labourer is sweet, whether he have eaten little or much; but the fulness of the rich doth not suffer him to sleep.

Business » Cares » Neglect of duty

1 Kings 20:39-40

And as the king passed by, he cried to the king and said, Thy servant went out into the midst of the battle; and behold, a man turned aside, and brought a man to me and said, Keep this man; if by any means he be missing, then shall thy life be for his life, or thou shalt pay a talent of silver. And as thy servant was busy here and there, he was gone. And the king of Israel said to him, So is thy judgment: thyself hast decided it.

Business » Fidelity in » Nehemiah's treasurers

Nehemiah 13:13

And I made storekeepers over the storehouses: Shelemiah the priest, and Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah; and subordinate to them, Hanan the son of Zaccur, the son of Mattaniah; for they were esteemed faithful, and their office was to distribute to their brethren.

Business » Fidelity in » The workmen under jehoiada

2 Kings 12:15

And they did not reckon with the men into whose hand they gave the money to be bestowed on workmen; for they dealt faithfully.

Business » Fidelity in » Of joseph

Genesis 39:6

And he left all that he had in Joseph's hand, and took cognizance of nothing with him, save the bread that he ate. And Joseph was of a beautiful form and of a beautiful countenance.

Business » Fidelity in » of moses

Business » Fidelity in » Of daniel

Daniel 6:4

Then the presidents and the satraps sought to find a pretext against Daniel with respect to the kingdom; but they could not find any pretext or fault; inasmuch as he was faithful, neither was there any error or fault found in him.

Business » Cares » A restless life

Psalm 39:6

Verily, man walketh in a vain show; verily they are disquieted in vain; he heapeth up riches, and knoweth not who shall gather them.

Diligence » Business

Hebrews 6:11

But we desire earnestly that each one of you shew the same diligence to the full assurance of hope unto the end;

More verses: 2 Peter 3:14

Virtues » Business » Diligence

Hebrews 6:11

But we desire earnestly that each one of you shew the same diligence to the full assurance of hope unto the end;

More verses: 2 Peter 3:14

Topics on Business

Balances, For Business

20;16;11

The just balance and scales are Jehovah's; all the weights of the bag are his work.

Business At The Gateway

19;127;5

Happy is the man that hath filled his quiver with them. They shall not be ashamed when they speak with enemies in the gate.

Business Ethics

20;10;4

He cometh to want that dealeth with a slack hand; but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.

Business, Attitudes

59;4;13

Go to now, ye who say, To-day or to-morrow will we go into such a city and spend a year there, and traffic and make gain,

Business, Examples

1;39;11

that on a certain day he went into the house to do his business, and there was none of the men of the house there in the house.

Minding Your Own Business

52;4;11

and to seek earnestly to be quiet and mind your own affairs, and work with your own hands, even as we charged you,