Work

Definitions of -work

Noun

activity involving mental or physical effort done in order to achieve a purpose or result.

he was tired after a day's work in the fields

Synonyms:

labor toil slog drudgery exertion effort industry service grind sweat elbow grease travail

Verb

be engaged in physical or mental activity in order to achieve a purpose or result, especially in one's job; do work.

an engineer who had been working on a design for a more efficient wing

Suffix

denoting things or parts made of a specified material or with specified tools.

silverwork

Synonyms of work

Noun

labor employment composition writings handiwork deeds everything workplace oeuvre study piece of work

Verb

toil be employed cultivate function operate succeed bring about arrange it/things stir (up) knead maneuver twitch turn act act upon bring work on exploit do work forge exercise ferment puzzle out make

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1 Thessalonians 4:11-12

and to make it your ambition to lead a quiet life and attend to your own business and work with your hands, just as we commanded you, so that you will behave properly toward outsiders and not be in any need.

John 6:29

Jesus answered and said to them, "This is the work of God, that you believe in Him whom He has sent."

James 2:17

Even so faith, if it has no works, is dead, being by itself.

From Thematic Bible

Deceit » The wicked » Work

Deceit » Work

Satan's » Work » Instigating men to sin

Satan's » Work » Tempting to disobedience

Satan's » Work » Preying upon men

Satan's » Work » Tempting Christ

Satan's » Work » Ruining the soul and body

Satan's » Work » Slandering saints

Satan's » Work » Sowing the tares

Satan's » Work » Removing the good seed

Satan's » Work » Opposing the righteous

Satan's » Work » The malignant work of

Satan's » Work » Lying

Satan's » Work » Inflicting disease

Deceit » The wicked » Work

Proverbs 11:18

The wicked earns deceptive wages, But he who sows righteousness gets a true reward.

Deceit » Work

Proverbs 11:18

The wicked earns deceptive wages, But he who sows righteousness gets a true reward.

Satan's » Work » Instigating men to sin

John 13:2

During supper, the devil having already put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon, to betray Him,

Acts 5:3

But Peter said, "Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep back some of the price of the land?

2 Corinthians 12:7

Because of the surpassing greatness of the revelations, for this reason, to keep me from exalting myself, there was given me a thorn in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to torment me--to keep me from exalting myself!

Ephesians 2:2

in which you formerly walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, of the spirit that is now working in the sons of disobedience.

1 Thessalonians 2:18

For we wanted to come to you--I, Paul, more than once--and yet Satan hindered us.

Satan's » Work » Tempting to disobedience

Genesis 3:4-5

The serpent said to the woman, "You surely will not die! "For God knows that in the day you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil."

1 Chronicles 21:1

Then Satan stood up against Israel and moved David to number Israel.

Satan's » Work » Preying upon men

1 Peter 5:8

Be of sober spirit, be on the alert Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.

Revelation 2:10

'Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to cast some of you into prison, so that you will be tested, and you will have tribulation for ten days Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.

Satan's » Work » Tempting Christ

Matthew 4:1

Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.

Matthew 4:3

And the tempter came and said to Him, "If You are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread."

Satan's » Work » Ruining the soul and body

Luke 13:16

"And this woman, a daughter of Abraham as she is, whom Satan has bound for eighteen long years, should she not have been released from this bond on the Sabbath day?"

Luke 9:42

While he was still approaching, the demon slammed him to the ground and threw him into a convulsion. But Jesus rebuked the unclean spirit, and healed the boy and gave him back to his father.

Satan's » Work » Slandering saints

Job 1:9-10

Then Satan answered the LORD, "Does Job fear God for nothing? "Have You not made a hedge about him and his house and all that he has, on every side? You have blessed the work of his hands, and his possessions have increased in the land.

Job 1:11

"But put forth Your hand now and touch all that he has; he will surely curse You to Your face."

Satan's » Work » Sowing the tares

Matthew 13:38-39

and the field is the world; and as for the good seed, these are the sons of the kingdom; and the tares are the sons of the evil one; and the enemy who sowed them is the devil, and the harvest is the end of the age; and the reapers are angels.

Satan's » Work » Removing the good seed

Matthew 13:19

"When anyone hears the word of the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what has been sown in his heart. This is the one on whom seed was sown beside the road.

Satan's » Work » Opposing the righteous

Zechariah 3:1

Then he showed me Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of the LORD, and Satan standing at his right hand to accuse him.

Satan's » Work » The malignant work of

Genesis 3:1

Now the serpent was more crafty than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said to the woman, "Indeed, has God said, 'You shall not eat from any tree of the garden'?"

Satan's » Work » Lying

John 8:44

"You are of your father the devil, and you want to do the desires of your father He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand in the truth because there is no truth in him Whenever he speaks a lie, he speaks from his own nature, for he is a liar and the father of lies.

Satan's » Work » Inflicting disease

Job 2:7

Then Satan went out from the presence of the LORD and smote Job with sore boils from the sole of his foot to the crown of his head.

Topics on Work

Angels Doing God's Work

40;28;2-7

And behold, a severe earthquake had occurred, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled away the stone and sat upon it.

Christ's Work

43;5;17

But He answered them, "My Father is working until now, and I Myself am working."

Demons, Evil Work Of

9;16;14

Now the Spirit of the LORD departed from Saul, and an evil spirit from the LORD terrorized him.

Destruction Of Satan's Works

36;1;4

"So I will stretch out My hand against Judah And against all the inhabitants of Jerusalem And I will cut off the remnant of Baal from this place, And the names of the idolatrous priests along with the priests.

Divine Work Of The Holy Spirit

19;104;30

You send forth Your Spirit, they are created; And You renew the face of the ground.

Doing God's Works

43;6;28

Therefore they said to Him, "What shall we do, so that we may work the works of God?"

Doing One's Work

2;20;9

"Six days you shall labor and do all your work,

Faith That Works

59;2;17

Even so faith, if it has no works, is dead, being by itself.

God Works His Will

49;1;11

also we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to His purpose who works all things after the counsel of His will,

God's Work In Us

50;2;13

for it is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for His good pleasure.

God, Works Of

5;32;4

"The Rock! His work is perfect, For all His ways are just; A God of faithfulness and without injustice, Righteous and upright is He.

Good Works

24;32;36-40

"Now therefore thus says the LORD God of Israel concerning this city of which you say, 'It is given into the hand of the king of Babylon by sword, by famine and by pestilence.'

Hard Work

43;4;38

"I sent you to reap that for which you have not labored; others have labored and you have entered into their labor."

Hard Work And Perseverance

45;5;4

and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope;

Hindering God's Work

2;13;15

'It came about, when Pharaoh was stubborn about letting us go, that the LORD killed every firstborn in the land of Egypt, both the firstborn of man and the firstborn of beast. Therefore, I sacrifice to the LORD the males, the first offspring of every womb, but every firstborn of my sons I redeem.'

Incomplete Works

2;5;14

Moreover, the foremen of the sons of Israel, whom Pharaoh's taskmasters had set over them, were beaten and were asked, "Why have you not completed your required amount either yesterday or today in making brick as previously?"

Judgment According To Works

45;2;6

who WILL RENDER TO EACH PERSON ACCORDING TO HIS DEEDS:

Justified By Works

59;2;21

Was not Abraham our father justified by works when he offered up Isaac his son on the altar?

Looking At God's Works

2;34;10

Then God said, "Behold, I am going to make a covenant Before all your people I will perform miracles which have not been produced in all the earth nor among any of the nations; and all the people among whom you live will see the working of the LORD, for it is a fearful thing that I am going to perform with you.

Man's Work Finished

1;29;21

Then Jacob said to Laban, "Give me my wife, for my time is completed, that I may go in to her."

Missionary Work

60;3;15

but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;

Missionary Work, Examples Of

61;2;5

and did not spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah, a preacher of righteousness, with seven others, when He brought a flood upon the world of the ungodly;

No Work On Feast Days

2;20;10

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.

Rejoicing In God's Works

19;92;4

For You, O LORD, have made me glad by what You have done, I will sing for joy at the works of Your hands.

Reward For Works

19;62;12

And lovingkindness is Yours, O Lord, For You recompense a man according to his work.

Salvation Not By Works

49;2;8-9

For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God;

Satan, Work Of

1;3;1

Now the serpent was more crafty than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said to the woman, "Indeed, has God said, 'You shall not eat from any tree of the garden'?"

Success And Hard Work

20;21;5

The plans of the diligent lead surely to advantage, But everyone who is hasty comes surely to poverty.

The Work Of Fools

21;10;15

The toil of a fool so wearies him that he does not even know how to go to a city.

The Work Of The Wise

20;11;30

The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, And he who is wise wins souls.

Trusting In Works

42;18;12

'I fast twice a week; I pay tithes of all that I get.'

Work As To Christ

49;6;6

not by way of eyeservice, as men-pleasers, but as slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart.

Work Ethic

20;6;6

Go to the ant, O sluggard, Observe her ways and be wise,

Work From Youth

1;46;34

you shall say, 'Your servants have been keepers of livestock from our youth even until now, both we and our fathers,' that you may live in the land of Goshen; for every shepherd is loathsome to the Egyptians."

Work Soon Done

1;27;20

Isaac said to his son, "How is it that you have it so quickly, my son?" And he said, "Because the LORD your God caused it to happen to me."

Work, And Redemption

49;2;8-9

For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God;

Work, And Rest

2;20;11

"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.

Work, And The Fall

1;3;17-19

Then to Adam He said, "Because you have listened to the voice of your wife, and have eaten from the tree about which I commanded you, saying, 'You shall not eat from it'; Cursed is the ground because of you; In toil you will eat of it All the days of your life.

Work, As Ordained By God

1;1;27-28

God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.

Work, Divine And Human

19;127;1

Unless the LORD builds the house, They labor in vain who build it; Unless the LORD guards the city, The watchman keeps awake in vain.

Works Of Faith

59;2;14

What use is it, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but he has no works? Can that faith save him?

Works Of The Law

3;18;5

'So you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, by which a man may live if he does them; I am the LORD.

Works, Good

56;2;7

in all things show yourself to be an example of good deeds, with purity in doctrine, dignified,