"A little sleep! A little slumber! A little folding of my hands to rest!"
Then your poverty will come upon you like a robber, your need like an armed bandit.
You are to do your work for six days, but on the seventh day you are to refrain from work so that your ox and donkey may rest, and so the son of your maidservant and the alien may be refreshed.
Do not love sleep or you'll become poor, keep your eyes open and you'll have plenty of food.
The doors to the street will be shut when the sound of grinding decreases, when one wakes up at the song of a bird, and all of the singing women are silenced.
So whoever sets aside one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do the same will be called least in the kingdom from heaven. But whoever does them and teaches them will be called great in the kingdom from heaven
2 Thessalonians 1:7
and to give us who are afflicted relief when the Lord Jesus is revealed from heaven with his mighty angels
The descendants of Ephraim were sharp shooters with the bow, but they retreated in the day of battle.
A person's spirit is the lamp of the LORD; it searches throughout one's innermost being.
2 Corinthians 7:5
For even when we came to Macedonia, our bodies had no rest. We suffered in a number of ways. Outwardly there were conflicts, inwardly there were fears.
For this is what the LORD GOD, the Holy One of Israel, says: "In repentance and rest you will be saved; in staying calm and trusting will be your strength. But you refused.
"Remember the Sabbath day, maintaining its holiness.
Our brothers conquered him by the blood of the lamb and by the word of their testimony, for they did not cling to their lives even in the face of death.
He won't let me catch my breath; instead, he fills me with bitterness.
Do not be conquered by evil, but conquer evil with good.
I will instruct you and teach you concerning the path you should walk; I will direct you with my eye.
The intentions of a person's heart are deep waters, but a discerning person reveals them.
You are not to defile the land where you will be living, because I'm living among you. I am the LORD, who lives in Israel."
"Now Israel, what does the LORD your God desire from you? Only this: fear him, walk in all his ways, love him, serve him with all your heart and in all your life,
2 Corinthians 2:13
but my spirit could not find any relief, because I couldn't find Titus, my brother. So I said goodbye to them and went on to Macedonia.
Return, LORD, save my life! Deliver me, because of your gracious love.
She is a tree of life for those who embrace her, and whoever clutches her tightly will be joyful.
He ordered the centurion to guard Paul but to let him have some freedom and not to keep any of his friends from caring for his needs.
2 Corinthians 8:13
Not that others should have relief while you have hardship. Rather, it is a question of fairness.
This will bring healing to your body, and refreshment to your bones.
I tell you that whoever divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, and marries another woman commits adultery."
Many claim "I'm a loyal person!" but who can find someone who truly is?
1 Corinthians 13:13
Right now three things remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love.
So the Jewish leaders told the man who had been healed, "It is the Sabbath, and it is not lawful for you to carry your mat.
"Come to me, all of you who are weary and loaded down with burdens, and I will give you rest.
For I want you to know, brothers, that the gospel that was proclaimed by me is not of human origin.
"If a man is found kidnapping his relative, a fellow Israeli, and mistreats or sells him, that kidnapper must die. By doing this, you will remove this evil from among you.
One day, divine beings presented themselves to the LORD, and Satan accompanied them.
They tie up burdens that are heavy and unbearable and lay them on people's shoulders, but they refuse to lift a finger to remove them.
Even a child is known by his actions, whether his deeds are pure and right.
Avoiding strife brings a man honor, but every fool is quarrelsome.