23 Bible Verses about Men Working
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For even when we were with you, this we declared unto you, that if anyone desires not to work neither should he eat.
But if any provide not for his own and specially for those of his own house, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.
And the LORD God took the man and put him into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it.
It is expedient, therefore, that the bishop be blameless, the husband of only one wife, vigilant, temperate, of worldly affections mortified, given to hospitality, apt to teach;
and that ye procure to be quiet and to do your business and to work with your hands, as we commanded you, that ye may walk honestly toward those that are without, and that ye may desire nothing from any one.
Then he went up from there unto Bethel, and as he was going up by the way, the young men of the city came forth and mocked him, saying, Go up, thou bald head; go up, thou bald head. And he turned back and looked on them and cursed them in the name of the LORD. And two bears came forth out of the forest and tore apart forty-two young men of them.
Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto those that put their trust in him. Do not add unto his words, lest he reprove thee, and thou be found a liar.
And whatever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men,
Seest thou a man diligent in his work? He shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before obscure men.
Send me now, therefore, a wise man who knows how to work in gold and in silver and in brass and in iron and in purple and crimson and blue and that knows how to engrave figures with the craftsmen that are with me in Judah and in Jerusalem, whom David, my father, provided.
It is expedient that I do the works of him that sent me while it is day; the night comes, when no one can work.
And her mother-in-law said unto her, Where hast thou gleaned today? Where hast thou worked? Blessed be he that acknowledged thee. And she declared unto her mother-in-law all that had happened to her with him and said, The man's name with whom I worked today is Boaz.
What profit does the one that works have in that in which he labours?