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19 Bible Verses about Business

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Psalm 107:23-24

Others went to sea in ships,
conducting trade on the vast waters. They saw the Lord’s works,
His wonderful works in the deep.

Isaiah 48:17

This is what the Lord, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel says:I am Yahweh your God,
who teaches you for your benefit,
who leads you in the way you should go.

Luke 2:49

“Why were you searching for Me?” He asked them. “Didn’t you know that I had to be in My Father’s house?”

1 Thessalonians 4:6

This means one must not transgress against and defraud his brother in this matter, because the Lord is an avenger of all these offenses, as we also previously told and warned you.

John 2:16

He told those who were selling doves, “Get these things out of here! Stop turning My Father’s house into a marketplace!”

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Business » Cares » Engagements

Matthew 22:4-5

Again, he sent out other slaves, and said, 'Tell those who are invited: Look, I've prepared my dinner; my oxen and fattened cattle have been slaughtered, and everything is ready. Come to the wedding banquet. ' "But they paid no attention and went away, one to his own farm, another to his business.

Luke 14:16-20

Then He told him: "A man was giving a large banquet and invited many. At the time of the banquet, he sent his slave to tell those who were invited, 'Come, because everything is now ready.' "But without exception they all began to make excuses. The first one said to him, 'I have bought a field, and I must go out and see it. I ask you to excuse me.' read more.
"Another said, 'I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I'm going to try them out. I ask you to excuse me.' "And another said, 'I just got married, and therefore I'm unable to come.'

Business » Cares » Presumption

Luke 12:16-18

Then He told them a parable: "A rich man's land was very productive. He thought to himself, 'What should I do, since I don't have anywhere to store my crops? I will do this,' he said. 'I'll tear down my barns and build bigger ones and store all my grain and my goods there.

Business » Fidelity in » The workmen under hilkiah

2 Chronicles 34:11-12

they gave it to the carpenters and builders and [also used it] to buy quarried stone and timbers-for joining and to make beams-for the buildings that Judah's kings had destroyed. The men were doing the work with integrity. Their overseers were Jahath and Obadiah the Levites from the Merarites, and Zechariah and Meshullam from the Kohathites as supervisors. The Levites were all skilled on musical instruments.

Business » Fidelity in » Required of stewards

Business » Cares » Disappointment

Ecclesiastes 2:20

So I began to give myself over to despair concerning all my work that I had labored at under the sun.

Business » Cares » Sleeplessness

Ecclesiastes 5:12

The sleep of the worker is sweet, whether he eats little or much, but the abundance of the rich permits him no sleep.

Business » Cares » Neglect of duty

1 Kings 20:39-40

As the king was passing by, he cried out to the king and said, "Your servant marched out into the midst of the battle. Suddenly, a man turned aside and brought someone to me and said, 'Guard this man! If he is ever missing, it will be your life in place of his life, or you will weigh out 75 pounds of silver.' But while your servant was busy here and there, he disappeared." The king of Israel said to him, "That will be your sentence; you yourself have decided it."

Business » Fidelity in » Nehemiah's treasurers

Nehemiah 13:13

I appointed as treasurers over the storehouses Shelemiah the priest, Zadok the scribe, and Pedaiah of the Levites, with Hanan son of Zaccur, son of Mattaniah to assist them, because they were considered trustworthy. They were responsible for the distribution to their colleagues.

Business » Fidelity in » The workmen under jehoiada

2 Kings 12:15

No accounting was required from the men who received the money to pay those doing the work, since they worked with integrity.

Business » Fidelity in » Of joseph

Genesis 39:6

He left all that he owned under Joseph’s authority; he did not concern himself with anything except the food he ate.Now Joseph was well-built and handsome.

Business » Fidelity in » of moses

Business » Fidelity in » Of daniel

Daniel 6:4

The administrators and satraps, therefore, kept trying to find a charge against Daniel regarding the kingdom. But they could find no charge or corruption, for he was trustworthy, and no negligence or corruption was found in him.

Business » Cares » A restless life

Psalm 39:6

“Certainly, man walks about like a mere shadow.
Indeed, they frantically rush around in vain,
gathering possessions
without knowing who will get them.

Diligence » Business

More verses: 2 Peter 3:14

Virtues » Business » Diligence

More verses: 2 Peter 3:14

Topics on Business

Balances, For Business

20;16;11

Honest balances and scales are the Lord’s;
all the weights in the bag are His concern.

Business At The Gateway

19;127;5

Happy is the man who has filled his quiver with them.
Such men will never be put to shame
when they speak with their enemies at the city gate.

Business Ethics

20;10;4

Idle hands make one poor,
but diligent hands bring riches.

Business, Attitudes

59;4;13

Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will travel to such and such a city and spend a year there and do business and make a profit.”

Business, Examples

1;39;11

Now one day he went into the house to do his work, and none of the household servants were there.

Minding Your Own Business

52;4;11

to seek to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you,

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