Acts 17:21 Cross References - Williams

21 (Now all the Athenians and foreign visitors in Athens used to spend their time in nothing else than telling or listening to the latest new thing out.)

Ephesians 5:16

16 and continue to make the most of your opportunities, for the times are evil.

Colossians 4:5

5 Practice living prudently in your relations with outsiders, making the most of your opportunities.

2 Thessalonians 3:11-12

11 But we are informed that some among you are living as shirkers, mere busybodies, instead of busy at work. 12 Now on the authority of the Lord Jesus Christ we charge and exhort such persons to do their own work with quiet and eat their own bread.

1 Timothy 5:13

13 Besides, as they get the habit of gadding about from house to house, they learn to be idle, and not only idle but gossips and busybodies, talking of things they ought not to mention.

2 Timothy 2:16-17

16 Continue shunning worldly, futile phrases, for they lead on to greater depths of godlessness, 17 and their message will spread like a cancer; men like Hymenaeus and Philetus,

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