Work, And Rest
Most Relevant Verses
"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.
Thus the heavens and the earth were completed, and all their hosts.
He made the moon for the seasons; The sun knows the place of its setting.
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.
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.
'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.
'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.
"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;
'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.
'On the fifteenth day of this month shall be a feast, unleavened bread shall be eaten for seven days.
"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.
'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.
'On the first day is a holy convocation; you shall do no laborious work of any kind.
'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.
The apostles gathered together with Jesus; and they reported to Him all that they had done and taught.
How long will you lie down, O sluggard? When will you arise from your sleep?
Poor is he who works with a negligent hand, But the hand of the diligent makes rich.
In all labor there is profit, But mere talk leads only to poverty.
I passed by the field of the sluggard And by the vineyard of the man lacking sense,
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.
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.
Now as they were traveling along, He entered a village; and a woman named Martha welcomed Him into her home.
Whether, then, you eat or drink or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through Him to God the Father.
And I heard a voice from heaven, saying, "Write, 'Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on!'" "Yes," says the Spirit, "so that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow with them."
There will no longer be any curse; and the throne of God and of the Lamb will be in it, and His bond-servants will serve Him;
- Rest (960 instances)
- Day 7
- Foreigners Included In The Law
- Holiness, As Set Apart For God
- Leisure, Nature And Purpose Of
- Month 7
- No Work On Feast Days
- Rest, Physical
- Sabbaths Instituted
- Slaves Of God
- Sleep, Physical