32 Bible Verses about Man's Work Finished
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Finally Jacob said to Laban, "Give me my wife, for my time of service is up. I want to have marital relations with her."
Complete my older daughter's bridal week. Then we will give you the younger one too, in exchange for seven more years of work."
Jacob did as Laban said. When Jacob completed Leah's bridal week, Laban gave him his daughter Rachel to be his wife.
Then Naomi said, "Stay put, my daughter, until you know how the matter turns out. For the man will not rest until he has taken care of the matter today."
The slave masters were pressuring them, saying, "Complete your work for each day, just like when there was straw!" The Israelite foremen whom Pharaoh's slave masters had set over them were beaten and were asked, "Why did you not complete your requirement for brickmaking as in the past -- both yesterday and today?" The Israelite foremen went and cried out to Pharaoh, "Why are you treating your servants this way?read more.
No straw is given to your servants, but we are told, 'Make bricks!' Your servants are even being beaten, but the fault is with your people." But Pharaoh replied, "You are slackers! Slackers! That is why you are saying, 'Let us go sacrifice to the Lord.' So now, get back to work! You will not be given straw, but you must still produce your quota of bricks!"
So all the work of the tabernacle, the tent of meeting, was completed, and the Israelites did according to all that the Lord had commanded Moses -- they did it exactly so.
So Solomon finished building the temple.
In the eleventh year, in the month Bul (the eighth month) the temple was completed in accordance with all its specifications and blueprints. It took seven years to build.
When King Solomon finished constructing the Lord's temple, he put the holy items that belonged to his father David (the silver, gold, and other articles) in the treasuries of the Lord's temple.
After Solomon finished building the Lord's temple, the royal palace, and all the other construction projects he had planned,
Three times a year Solomon offered burnt offerings and peace offerings on the altar he had built for the Lord, burning incense along with them before the Lord. He made the temple his official worship place.
Hiram also made basins, shovels, and bowls. He finished all the work on the Lord's temple he had been assigned by King Solomon.
"The hands of Zerubbabel have laid the foundations of this temple, and his hands will complete it." Then you will know that the Lord who rules over all has sent me to you.
The elders of the Jews continued building and prospering, while at the same time Haggai the prophet and Zechariah the son of Iddo continued prophesying. They built and brought it to completion by the command of the God of Israel and by the command of Cyrus and Darius and Artaxerxes king of Persia. They finished this temple on the third day of the month Adar, which is the sixth year of the reign of King Darius.
So the wall was completed on the twenty-fifth day of Elul, in just fifty-two days.
Look here, I will tie you up with ropes, so you cannot turn from one side to the other until you complete the days of your siege.
Toward the end of their rule, when rebellious acts are complete, a rash and deceitful king will arise.
Jesus said to him, "Friend, do what you are here to do." Then they came and took hold of Jesus and arrested him.
For which of you, wanting to build a tower, doesn't sit down first and compute the cost to see if he has enough money to complete it?
From there they sailed back to Antioch, where they had been commended to the grace of God for the work they had now completed.
Thus we urged Titus that, just as he had previously begun this work, so also he should complete this act of kindness for you.
So here is my opinion on this matter: It is to your advantage, since you made a good start last year both in your giving and your desire to give,
to finish what you started, so that just as you wanted to do it eagerly, you can also complete it according to your means.
And in this regard we pray for you always, that our God will make you worthy of his calling and fulfill by his power your every desire for goodness and every work of faith,
You, however, be self-controlled in all things, endure hardship, do an evangelist's work, fulfill your ministry.
And tell Archippus, "See to it that you complete the ministry you received in the Lord."
But I do not consider my life worth anything to myself, so that I may finish my task and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the good news of God's grace.
I have competed well; I have finished the race; I have kept the faith!
The officials of Succoth said, "You have not yet overpowered Zebah and Zalmunna. So why should we give bread to your army?"
He approached the men of Succoth and said, "Look what I have! Zebah and Zalmunna! You insulted me, saying, 'You have not yet overpowered Zebah and Zalmunna. So why should we give bread to your exhausted men?'"
Each of them was given a long white robe and they were told to rest for a little longer, until the full number was reached of both their fellow servants and their brothers who were going to be killed just as they had been.
Fill up then the measure of your ancestors!
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