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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 on great waters; These see the works of the LORD, and his wonders in the deep.

Isaiah 48:17

Thus says the LORD, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel; I am the LORD your God who teaches you to profit, who leads you by the way that you should go.

1 Thessalonians 4:6

That no man transgress and wrong his brother in any matter: because the Lord is the avenger of all such, as we also have forewarned you and testified.

John 2:16

And said unto them that sold doves, Take these things away; make not my Father's house a house of merchandise.

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Business » Cares » Engagements

Matthew 22:4-5

Again, he sent forth other servants, saying, Tell them who are bidden, Behold, I have prepared my dinner: my oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready: come unto the marriage. But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his farm, another to his merchandise:

Luke 14:16-20

Then said he unto him, A certain man gave a great supper, and bade many: And sent his servant at supper time to say to them that were bidden, Come; for all things are now ready. And they all with one consent began to make excuse. The first said unto him, I have bought a piece of ground, and I must go and see it: I pray you have me excused. read more.
And another said, I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I go to examine them: I pray you have me excused. And another said, I have married a wife, and therefore I cannot come.

Business » Cares » Presumption

Luke 12:16-18

And he spoke a parable unto them, saying, The ground of a certain rich man brought forth plentifully: And he thought within himself, saying, What shall I do, because I have no room to store my crops? And he said, This will I do: I will pull down my barns, and build greater; and there will I store all my crops and my goods.

Business » Fidelity in » The workmen under hilkiah

2 Chronicles 34:11-12

Even to the craftsmen and builders gave they it, to buy hewn stone, and timber for beams, and to floor the houses which the kings of Judah had destroyed. And the men did the work faithfully: and the overseers of them were Jahath and Obadiah, the Levites, of the sons of Merari; and Zechariah and Meshullam, of the sons of the Kohathites, to have oversight; and other of the Levites, all that were skillful with instruments of music.

Business » Fidelity in » Required of stewards

Business » Cares » Disappointment

Ecclesiastes 2:20

Therefore I gave my heart up to despair of all the labor in which I toiled under the sun.

Business » Cares » Sleeplessness

Ecclesiastes 5:12

The sleep of a laboring man is sweet, whether he eats little or much: but the abundance of the rich will not allow him to sleep.

Business » Cares » Neglect of duty

1 Kings 20:39-40

And as the king passed by, he cried unto the king: and he said, Your servant went out into the midst of the battle; and, behold, a man turned aside, and brought a man unto me, and said, Keep this man: if by any means he be missing, then shall your life be for his life, or else you shall pay a talent of silver. And as your servant was busy here and there, he was gone. And the king of Israel said unto him, So shall your judgment be; you have decided it.

Business » Fidelity in » Nehemiah's treasurers

Nehemiah 13:13

And I made treasurers over the storehouse, Shelemiah the priest, and Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah: and next to them was Hanan the son of Zaccur, the son of Mattaniah: for they were counted faithful, and their duty was to distribute unto their brethren.

Business » Fidelity in » The workmen under jehoiada

2 Kings 12:15

Moreover they required no accounting with the men, into whose hand they delivered the money to be paid to the 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 he knew not anything he had, except the food which he did eat. And Joseph was a handsome person, and well favored.

Business » Fidelity in » of moses

Business » Fidelity in » Of daniel

Daniel 6:4

Then the presidents and satraps sought to find occasion against Daniel concerning the kingdom; but they could find no occasion nor fault; because he was faithful, neither was there any error or fault found in him.

Business » Cares » A restless life

Psalm 39:6

Surely every man walks in a vain show: surely they are in turmoil in vain: he heaps up riches, and knows not who shall gather 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

A just weight and balance are the LORD's: all the weights in the bag are his work.

Business At The Gateway

19;127;5

Happy is the man that has his quiver full of them: they shall not be ashamed, but they shall speak with the enemies in the gate.

Business Ethics

20;10;4

He becomes poor who has a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent makes rich.

Business, Attitudes

59;4;13

Come now, you that say, Today or tomorrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain:

Business, Examples

1;39;11

And it came to pass about this time, that Joseph went into the house to do his work; and there was none of the men of the house there within.

Minding Your Own Business

52;4;11

And that you study to be quiet, and to mind your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;