36 Bible Verses about relaxation
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Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, A little folding of the hands to sleep;
So shall thy poverty come as a robber, And thy want as an armed man.
Six days thou shalt do thy work, and on the seventh day thou shalt rest; that thine ox and thine ass may have rest, and the son of thy handmaid, and the sojourner, may be refreshed.
Love not sleep, let thou come to poverty; Open thine eyes, and thou shalt be satisfied with bread.
and the doors shall be shut in the street; when the sound of the grinding is low, and one shall rise up at the voice of a bird, and all the daughters of music shall be brought low;
Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, shall be called least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach them, he shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
and to you that are afflicted rest with us, at the revelation of the Lord Jesus from heaven with the angels of his power in flaming fire,
The children of Ephraim, being armed and carrying bows, Turned back in the day of battle.
The spirit of man is the lamp of Jehovah, Searching all his innermost parts.
For even when we were come into Macedonia our flesh had no relief, but we were afflicted on every side; without were fightings, within were fears.
For thus said the Lord Jehovah, the Holy One of Israel, In returning and rest shall ye be saved; in quietness and in confidence shall be your strength. And ye would not:
Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.
And they overcame him because of the blood of the Lamb, and because of the word of their testimony; and they loved not their life even unto death.
He will not suffer me to take my breath, But filleth me with bitterness.
Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.
I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will counsel thee with mine eye upon thee.
Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water; But a man of understanding will draw it out.
And thou shalt not defile the land which ye inhabit, in the midst of which I dwell: for I, Jehovah, dwell in the midst of the children of Israel.
And now, Israel, what doth Jehovah thy God require of thee, but to fear Jehovah thy God, to walk in all his ways, and to love him, and to serve Jehovah thy God with all thy heart and with all thy soul,
I had no relief for my spirit, because I found not Titus my brother: but taking my leave of them, I went forth into Macedonia.
Return, O Jehovah, deliver my soul: Save me for thy lovingkindness'sake.
She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her: And happy is every one that retaineth her.
And he gave order to the centurion that he should be kept in charge, and should have indulgence; and not to forbid any of his friends to minister unto him.
For I say not this that others may be eased and ye distressed;
It will be health to thy navel, And marrow to thy bones.
And I say unto you, Whosoever shall put away his wife, except for fornication, and shall marry another, committeth adultery: and he that marrieth her when she is put away committeth adultery.
Most men will proclaim every one his own kindness; But a faithful man who can find?
But now abideth faith, hope, love, these three; and the greatest of these is love.
So the Jews said unto him that was cured, It is the sabbath, and it is not lawful for thee to take up thy bed.
Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
For I make known to you, brethren, as touching the gospel which was preached by me, that it is not after man.
If a man be found stealing any of his brethren of the children of Israel, and he deal with him as a slave, or sell him; then that thief shall die: so shalt thou put away the evil from the midst of thee.
Now it came to pass on the day when the sons of God came to present themselves before Jehovah, that Satan also came among them.
Yea, they bind heavy burdens and grievous to be borne, and lay them on men's shoulders; but they themselves will not move them with their finger.
Even a child maketh himself known by his doings, Whether his work be pure, and whether it be right.
It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife; But every fool will be quarrelling.