Bible verses about procrastination | Coverdale

Bible verses about "procrastination" | Coverdale

Matthew 25:26

26 But his lorde answered, and sayde vnto him: Thou euell and slouthfull seruaunt, knewest thou that I reape where I sowed not, and gather where I strawed not?

2 Timothy 4:2

2 Preach thou the worde, be feruent, be it in season or out of season: Improue, rebuke, exhorte with all longe sufferynge and doctryne.

Matthew 25:2-13

2 But fyue of them were foolish, and fyue were wyse. 3 The foolish toke their lapes, neuertheles they toke none oyle with them. 4 But the wyse toke oyle in their vessels with their lampes. 5 Now whyle the brydegrome taried, they slombred all and slepte. 6 But at mydnight there was a crye made: Beholde, the brydegrome commeth, go youre waye out for to mete him. 7 Then all those virgins arose, and prepared their lampes. 8 But the foolish sayde vnto the wyse: geue vs of youre oyle, for oure lapes are gone out. 9 Then answered the wyse, and sayde: Not so, lest there be not ynough for vs and you, but go rather vnto them that sell, and bye for youre selues. 10 And whyle they wente to bye, the brydegrome came: and they that were readye, wente in with him vnto the mariage, and the gate was shut vp. 11 At ye last came ye other virgins also, and sayde: LORDE LORDE, opo vnto vs. 12 But he answered, and sayde: Verely I saye vnto you: I knowe you not. 13 Watch ye therfore, for ye knowe nether the daye ner yet the houre, whan ye sonne of man shal come.

2 Corinthians 8:10-14

10 And my councell herin I geue, for this is profitable for you, which haue begonne a yeare a goo,not onely to do, but also to wyll. 11 But now perfourme the dede also, that like as there is a ready mynde to wil, there maye be a ready mynde also to perfourme the dede of that which ye haue. 12 For yf there be a wyllinge mynde, it is accepted acordinge to that a man hath, not acordinge to that he hath not. 13 This is not done to the intent, that other shulde haue ease, and ye cobraunce, 14 but that it be a lyke. Let youre abundaunce sucker their lacke in this tyme off derth, that their abundaunce also herafter maye supplee youre lacke,

1 Thessalonians 5:2

2 For ye youre selues knowe perfectly, that the daye of the LORDE shal come euen as a thefe in the nighte.

Ecclesiastes 9:10

10 What so euer thou takest in hande to do, that do with all thy power: for amoge the deed (where as thou goest vnto) there is nether worke, councell, knowlege ner wy?dome.

James 4:17

17 Therfore to him that knoweth how to do good, and doth it not, to him it is synne.

Ecclesiastes 11:4

4 He that regardeth ye wynde, shal not sowe: and he that hath respecte vnto the cloudes, shal not reape.

Luke 12:40

40 Therfore be ye ready also, for at an houre whan ye thynke not, shal the sonne of man come.

Luke 12:35

35 Let youre loynes be gerded aboute, and youre lightes burnynge,

John 9:4

4 I must worke the workes of him that hath sent me, whyle it is daye. The night commeth, whan no man can worke.

Matthew 6:33

33 Seke ye fyrst the kyngdome of heauen and the righteousnes therof, so shal all these thynges be ministred vnto you.

Philippians 4:13

13 I can do all thinges thorow Christ, which stregtheth me.

Proverbs 12:25

25 Heuynesse discorageth ye herte of man, but a good worde maketh it glad agayne.

Romans 7:20-21

20 Yf I do now that I wil not, then is it not I that do it, but synne that dwelleth in me. 21 Thus fynde I now by the lawe, yt whan I wyl do good, euell is present with me.

Luke 9:59-62

59 And he sayde vnto another: Folowe me. He sayde: Syr, geue me leue first to go, and burye my father. 60 But Iesus sayde vnto him: Let the deed burye their deed. But go thou thy waye, and preach the kyngdome of God. 61 And another sayde: Syr, I will folowe the, but geue me leue first, to go byd them farwele, which are at home in my house. 62 Iesus sayde vnto him: Who so putteth his hade to the plowe, and loketh backe, is not mete for the kingdome of God.

Proverbs 27:1

1 Make not thy boost of tomorow, for thou knowest not what maye happen todaye.

Ephesians 5:15-17

15 Take hede therfore how ye walke circumspectly, not as the vnwyse, but as ye wyse, 16 and redeme the tyme, for it is a miserable tyme. 17 Wherfore be not ye vnwyse, but vnderstonde what the wil of the LORDE is,

Proverbs 20:4

4 A slouthfull body wyl not go to plowe for colde, therfore shal he go abegginge in Sommer, and haue nothinge.

Proverbs 12:24

24 A diliget hande shal beare rule, but the ydle shal be vnder tribute.

Proverbs 13:4

4 The slogarde wolde fayne haue, and can not get his desyre: but the soule of the diligent shal haue plenty.

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