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Work, And Rest

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Exodus 20:11

"For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day; therefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day and made it holy.

Genesis 2:1-3

Thus the heavens and the earth were completed, and all their hosts.

Psalm 104:19-23

He made the moon for the seasons; The sun knows the place of its setting.

Exodus 20:10

but the seventh day is a sabbath of the LORD your God; in it you shall not do any work, you or your son or your daughter, your male or your female servant or your cattle or your sojourner who stays with you.

Deuteronomy 5:14

but the seventh day is a sabbath of the LORD your God; in it you shall not do any work, you or your son or your daughter or your male servant or your female servant or your ox or your donkey or any of your cattle or your sojourner who stays with you, so that your male servant and your female servant may rest as well as you.

Leviticus 23:3

'For six days work may be done, but on the seventh day there is a sabbath of complete rest, a holy convocation. You shall not do any work; it is a sabbath to the LORD in all your dwellings.

Exodus 12:16

'On the first day you shall have a holy assembly, and another holy assembly on the seventh day; no work at all shall be done on them, except what must be eaten by every person, that alone may be prepared by you.

Leviticus 16:29

"This shall be a permanent statute for you: in the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month, you shall humble your souls and not do any work, whether the native, or the alien who sojourns among you;

Leviticus 23:6-8

'Then on the fifteenth day of the same month there is the Feast of Unleavened Bread to the LORD; for seven days you shall eat unleavened bread.

Numbers 28:17-18

'On the fifteenth day of this month shall be a feast, unleavened bread shall be eaten for seven days.

Leviticus 23:28-31

"You shall not do any work on this same day, for it is a day of atonement, to make atonement on your behalf before the LORD your God.

Numbers 29:7

'Then on the tenth day of this seventh month you shall have a holy convocation, and you shall humble yourselves; you shall not do any work.

Leviticus 23:35-36

'On the first day is a holy convocation; you shall do no laborious work of any kind.

Numbers 29:12

'Then on the fifteenth day of the seventh month you shall have a holy convocation; you shall do no laborious work, and you shall observe a feast to the LORD for seven days.

Mark 6:30-32

The apostles gathered together with Jesus; and they reported to Him all that they had done and taught.

John 4:6

and Jacob's well was there. So Jesus, being wearied from His journey, was sitting thus by the well. It was about the sixth hour.

Proverbs 6:9-11

How long will you lie down, O sluggard? When will you arise from your sleep?

Proverbs 10:4-5

Poor is he who works with a negligent hand, But the hand of the diligent makes rich.

Proverbs 24:30-34

I passed by the field of the sluggard And by the vineyard of the man lacking sense,

Exodus 18:13-24

It came about the next day that Moses sat to judge the people, and the people stood about Moses from the morning until the evening.

Psalm 127:2

It is vain for you to rise up early, To retire late, To eat the bread of painful labors; For He gives to His beloved even in his sleep.

Luke 10:38-42

Now as they were traveling along, He entered a village; and a woman named Martha welcomed Him into her home.

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