Bible Verses Like Romans 12:11

“Not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord;”


Bible verses related to Romans 12:11 (similar cross-references)

Acts 18:25 - This man was instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in the spirit, he spake and taught diligently the things of the Lord, knowing only the baptism of John.   (Verses like Acts 18:25)

Ephesians 4:28 - Let him that stole steal no more: but rather let him labour, working with his hands the thing which is good, that he may have to give to him that needeth.   (Verses like Ephesians 4:28)

Hebrews 6:10-11 - For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labour of love, which ye have shewed toward his name, in that ye have ministered to the saints, and do minister.And we desire that every one of you do shew the same diligence to the full assurance of hope unto the end:   (Verses like Hebrews 6:10)

Exodus 5:17 - But he said, Ye are idle, ye are idle: therefore ye say, Let us go and do sacrifice to the LORD.   (Verses like Exodus 5:17)

Proverbs 6:6-9 - Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise:Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler,Provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard? when wilt thou arise out of thy sleep?   (Verses like Proverbs 6:6)

Proverbs 10:26 - As vinegar to the teeth, and as smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to them that send him.   (Verses like Proverbs 10:26)

Proverbs 13:4 - The soul of the sluggard desireth, and hath nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.   (Verses like Proverbs 13:4)

Proverbs 18:9 - He also that is slothful in his work is brother to him that is a great waster.   (Verses like Proverbs 18:9)

Proverbs 22:29 - Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men.   (Verses like Proverbs 22:29)

Proverbs 24:30-34 - I went by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding;And, lo, it was all grown over with thorns, and nettles had covered the face thereof, and the stone wall thereof was broken down.Then I saw, and considered it well: I looked upon it, and received instruction.Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth; and thy want as an armed man.   (Verses like Proverbs 24:30)

Proverbs 26:13-16 - The slothful man saith, There is a lion in the way; a lion is in the streets.As the door turneth upon his hinges, so doth the slothful upon his bed.The slothful hideth his hand in his bosom; it grieveth him to bring it again to his mouth.The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit than seven men that can render a reason.   (Verses like Proverbs 26:13)

Ecclesiastes 9:10 - Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 9:10)

Isaiah 56:10 - His watchmen are blind: they are all ignorant, they are all dumb dogs, they cannot bark; sleeping, lying down, loving to slumber.   (Verses like Isaiah 56:10)

Matthew 24:12 - And because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold.   (Verses like Matthew 24:12)

Matthew 25:26 - His lord answered and said unto him, Thou wicked and slothful servant, thou knewest that I reap where I sowed not, and gather where I have not strawed:   (Verses like Matthew 25:26)

Acts 20:19 - Serving the Lord with all humility of mind, and with many tears, and temptations, which befell me by the lying in wait of the Jews:   (Verses like Acts 20:19)

Acts 20:34-35 - Yea, ye yourselves know, that these hands have ministered unto my necessities, and to them that were with me.I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.   (Verses like Acts 20:34)

1 Corinthians 7:22 - For he that is called in the Lord, being a servant, is the Lord's freeman: likewise also he that is called, being free, is Christ's servant.   (Verses like 1 Corinthians 7:22)

Ephesians 6:5-8 - Servants, be obedient to them that are your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in singleness of your heart, as unto Christ;Not with eyeservice, as menpleasers; but as the servants of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart;With good will doing service, as to the Lord, and not to men:Knowing that whatsoever good thing any man doeth, the same shall he receive of the Lord, whether he be bond or free.   (Verses like Ephesians 6:5)

Colossians 3:22-24 - Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh; not with eyeservice, as menpleasers; but in singleness of heart, fearing God:And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men;Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ.   (Verses like Colossians 3:22)

Colossians 4:1 - Masters, give unto your servants that which is just and equal; knowing that ye also have a Master in heaven.   (Verses like Colossians 4:1)

Colossians 4:12-13 - Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, saluteth you, always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that ye may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.For I bear him record, that he hath a great zeal for you, and them that are in Laodicea, and them in Hierapolis.   (Verses like Colossians 4:12)

1 Thessalonians 4:11-12 - And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;That ye may walk honestly toward them that are without, and that ye may have lack of nothing.   (Verses like 1 Thessalonians 4:11)

2 Thessalonians 3:6-12 - Now we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye withdraw yourselves from every brother that walketh disorderly, and not after the tradition which he received of us.For yourselves know how ye ought to follow us: for we behaved not ourselves disorderly among you;Neither did we eat any man's bread for nought; but wrought with labour and travail night and day, that we might not be chargeable to any of you:Not because we have not power, but to make ourselves an ensample unto you to follow us.For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not work, neither should he eat.For we hear that there are some which walk among you disorderly, working not at all, but are busybodies.Now them that are such we command and exhort by our Lord Jesus Christ, that with quietness they work, and eat their own bread.   (Verses like 2 Thessalonians 3:6)

1 Timothy 5:13 - And withal they learn to be idle, wandering about from house to house; and not only idle, but tattlers also and busybodies, speaking things which they ought not.   (Verses like 1 Timothy 5:13)

Titus 2:9-10 - Exhort servants to be obedient unto their own masters, and to please them well in all things; not answering again;Not purloining, but shewing all good fidelity; that they may adorn the doctrine of God our Saviour in all things.   (Verses like Titus 2:9)

Hebrews 12:28 - Wherefore we receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace, whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear:   (Verses like Hebrews 12:28)

James 5:16 - Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.   (Verses like James 5:16)

1 Peter 1:22 - Seeing ye have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit unto unfeigned love of the brethren, see that ye love one another with a pure heart fervently:   (Verses like 1 Peter 1:22)

1 Peter 4:8 - And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.   (Verses like 1 Peter 4:8)

Revelation 2:4 - Nevertheless I have somewhat against thee, because thou hast left thy first love.   (Verses like Revelation 2:4)

Revelation 3:15-16 - I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot.So then because thou art lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will spue thee out of my mouth.   (Verses like Revelation 3:15)