Bible verses about "lazy" | Geneva

Proverbs 12:27

27 The deceitfull man rosteth not, that hee tooke in hunting: but the riches of the diligent man are precious.

Jeremiah 15:16

16 Thy wordes were founde by me, and I did eate them, and thy worde was vnto me the ioy and reioycing of mine heart: for thy Name is called vpon me, O Lord God of hostes.

Proverbs 6:6

6 Goe to the pismire, O sluggarde: beholde her waies, and be wise.

Proverbs 26:13-16

13 The slouthfull man sayth, A lyon is in the way: a lyon is in the streetes. 14 As the doore turneth vpon his hinges, so doeth the slouthfull man vpon his bed. 15 The slouthfull hideth his hand in his bosome, and it grieueth him to put it againe to his mouth. 16 The sluggard is wiser in his owne conceite, then seuen men that can render a reason.

Proverbs 20:4

4 The slouthfull will not plowe, because of winter: therefore shall he beg in sommer, but haue nothing.

Proverbs 10:4

4 A slouthfull hand maketh poore: but the hand of the diligent maketh riche.

Proverbs 20:13

13 Loue not sleepe least thou come vnto pouertie: open thine eyes, and thou shalt be satisfied with bread.

2 Timothy 3:17

17 That the man of God may be absolute, being made perfect vnto all good workes.

Proverbs 22:13

13 The slouthfull man saith, A lyon is without, I shall be slaine in the streete.

Proverbs 21:25

25 The desire of the slouthfull slayeth him: for his hands refuse to worke.

Proverbs 24:30-34

30 I passed by the fielde of the slouthfull, and by the vineyarde of the man destitute of vnderstanding. 31 And lo, it was al growen ouer with thornes, and nettles had couered the face thereof, and the stone wall thereof was broken downe. 32 Then I behelde, and I considered it well: I looked vpon it, and receiued instruction. 33 Yet a litle sleepe, a litle slumber, a litle folding of the handes to sleepe. 34 So thy pouertie commeth as one that traueileth by the way, and thy necessitie like an armed man.

2 Thessalonians 3:11-12

11 For we heare, that there are some which walke among you inordinately, and worke not at all, but are busie bodies. 12 Therefore them that are such, we warne and exhort by our Lord Iesus Christ, that they worke with quietnes, and eate their owne bread.

Colossians 3:23

23 And whatsoeuer ye doe, doe it heartily, as to the Lord, and not to men,

James 1:22

22 And be ye doers of the word, and not hearers onely, deceiuing your owne selues.

Proverbs 6:9

9 Howe long wilt thou sleepe, O sluggarde? when wilt thou arise out of thy sleepe?

1 Timothy 5:8

8 If there bee any that prouideth not for his owne, and namely for them of his housholde, hee denieth the faith, and is worse then an infidell.

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