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19 Bible Verses about Business

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Psalm 107:23-24

[Those who] went down to the sea into ships, doing business on [the] {high seas}, they saw the works of Yahweh, and his wonderful deeds in [the] deep.

Isaiah 48:17

Thus says Yahweh, your redeemer, the holy one of Israel: "I [am] Yahweh your God, {who teaches} you to profit, leads you in [the] way you should go.

Luke 2:49

And he said to them, "{Why} were you searching for me? Did you not know that it was necessary [for] me to be in the [house] of my Father?"

1 Thessalonians 4:6

not to transgress and to exploit his brother in the matter, because the Lord [is] the one who avenges concerning all these [things], just as also we told you beforehand and testified solemnly.

Luke 19:13

And summoning ten of his own slaves, he gave them ten minas and said to them, 'Do business {until I come back}.'

John 2:16

And to the ones selling the doves he said, "Take these [things] away from here! Do not make my Father's house {a marketplace}!"

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Business » Cares » Engagements

Matthew 22:4-5

Again he sent other slaves, saying, 'Tell those who have been invited, "Behold, I have prepared my dinner; my oxen and fattened [cattle] have been slaughtered, and everything [is] ready. Come to the wedding celebration!" ' But they paid no attention [and] went away--this one to his own field, that one to his business.

Luke 14:16-20

But he said to him, "A certain man was giving a large banquet and invited many. And he sent his slave at the hour of the banquet to say to those who have been invited, 'Come, because now it is ready!' And they all {alike} began to excuse themselves. The first said to him, 'I have purchased a field, and {I must} go out to look at it. I ask you, consider me excused.' read more.
And another said, 'I have purchased five yoke of oxen, and I am going to examine them. I ask you, consider me excused.' And another said, 'I have married a wife, and for this [reason] I am not able to come.'

Business » Cares » Presumption

Luke 12:16-18

And he told a parable to them, saying, "The land of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest. And he reasoned to himself, saying, 'What should I do? For I do not have anywhere I can gather in my crops.' And he said, 'I will do this: I will tear down my barns and build larger ones, and I will gather in there all my grain and possessions.

Business » Fidelity in » The workmen under hilkiah

2 Chronicles 34:11-12

And they dispensed [it] to the skilled craftsmen and the builders to buy stone [for] hewing and timber for the seams and for binding the houses that the kings of Judah had destroyed. And the men did the work faithfully. Over them as supervisors [were] appointed Jahath and Obadiah, the Levites from the Merarites, and Zechariah and Meshullam from the Kohathites. And [other] Levites, all who were skilled in instruments of song,

Business » Fidelity in » Required of stewards

Business » Cares » Disappointment

Ecclesiastes 2:20

So {I began to despair} of all the toil with which I toiled under the sun.

Business » Cares » Sleeplessness

Ecclesiastes 5:12

The sleep of the laborer [is] pleasant, whether he eats little or much, but the wealth of the rich man does not allow him to rest.

Business » Cares » Neglect of duty

1 Kings 20:39-40

As the king [was] passing by, he called to the king and said, "Your servant went out in the thick of the battle, and suddenly a man turned and brought a man to me and said, 'Guard this man. If by any means he should be missed, it will be your life in his place, or you shall pay a talent of silver.' It happened that your servant {was busy here and there}, and he {disappeared}." Then the king said to him, "Your own judgment has been determined."

Business » Fidelity in » Nehemiah's treasurers

Nehemiah 13:13

I appointed as treasurer over the storehouses Shelemiah the priest, Zadok the scribe, Pedaiah from the Levites, and as their hand Hanan son of Zaccur, son of Mattaniah, for they were considered faithful. [The responsibility given] to them was to distribute to their brothers.

Business » Fidelity in » The workmen under jehoiada

2 Kings 12:15

They did not [have to] settle accounts with the men into whose hands they placed the money to give to the workers, for they [were] dealing honestly.

Business » Fidelity in » Of joseph

Genesis 39:6

And he left all that he had in the hand of Joseph, and {he did not worry about anything} except the food that he ate. Now Joseph was {well built and handsome}.

Business » Fidelity in » of moses

Business » Fidelity in » Of daniel

Daniel 6:4

Then the [other] administrators and satraps {began to seek} to find pretext against Daniel {in connection with the kingdom}, but they were not able to find any pretext and {corruption} {because} he was trustworthy, and no negligence or {corruption} {could be found in him}.

Business » Cares » A restless life

Psalm 39:6

Surely a man walks about as a [mere] {shadow}; surely in vain they bustle about. He heaps up [possessions] but does not know who [will] gather them [in].

Diligence » Business

Hebrews 6:11

And we desire each one of you to demonstrate the same diligence for the full assurance of [your] hope until the end,

More verses: 2 Peter 3:14

Virtues » Business » Diligence

Hebrews 6:11

And we desire each one of you to demonstrate the same diligence for the full assurance of [your] hope until the end,

More verses: 2 Peter 3:14

Topics on Business

Balances, For Business

20;16;11

A balance and scales of justice [belong] to Yahweh; all the weights of the bag [are] his work.

Business At The Gateway

19;127;5

Blessed [is] the man who fills his quiver with them. They shall not be put to shame when they speak with enemies at the gate.

Business Ethics

20;10;4

A slack hand causes poverty, but the hand of the diligent enriches.

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 carry on business and make a profit,"

Business, Examples

1;39;11

{But one particular day} he came into the house to do his work and none of the men of the house were there in the house,

Minding Your Own Business

52;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,