And to work with your own hands, as we commanded you - This command is not referred to in the history Acts 17:21. 1 Thessalonians 4:11, NASB: "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," 1 Thessalonians 4:11, NLT: "Make it your goal to live a quiet life, minding your own business and working with your hands, just as we instructed you before." Holy Bible. (1 Thessalonians 2:13.) Sorry, you don't have permission to view that book. In this same epistle he writes: "For this we say unto …I. It asks no one to forsake a useful occupation; unless he can exchange it for one more useful. You live this way already, and we encourage you to do so even more. Make it your goal to live a quiet life, minding your own business and working with your hands, just as we instructed you before. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. The application of this rule to all mankind would speedily put an end to slavery, and would convert multitudes, even in the church, from useless to useful people. Every man should regard himself as disgraced who is concerned in a mob.And to do your own business - To attend to their own concerns, without interfering with the affairs of others; see the notes on Philemon 2:4; compare 2 Thessalonians 3:11; 1 Timothy 5:13; 1 Peter 4:13. 11 Make it your goal to live a quiet life, minding your own business and working with your hands, just as we instructed you before. For since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead.... 50. 1 Thessalonians 4:11 Make it your goal to live a quiet life, minding your own business and working with your hands, just as we instructed you before. These three texts should be read together, and the significant change found in each text as the thought unfolds should be studied carefully. NLT: New Living Translation . 11 Make it your goal to live a quiet life, minding your own business and working with your hands, just as we instructed you before. New Living Translation copyright© 1996, 2004, 2007, 2013 by. An idle person, though able to discourse like an angel, or pray like an apostle, cannot be a Christian; all such are hypocrites and deceivers; the true members of the Church of Christ walk, work, and labor. Song 2:16. Make it your goal to live a quiet life, minding your own business and working with your hands, just as we instructed you before. M. Haldeman—Christ, Christianity and the Bible, TEXT: "My beloved is mine, and I am his."--Sol. Every man should regard himself as disgraced who is concerned in a mob. Sorry, an error was encountered while loading part of the book. It is to be regarded as a sacred duty; a thing in which our honor is concerned. An error occurred while marking the devotional as read. of These, THE WORD OF GOD "When ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received it not as the word of man, but as it is in truth, the word of God." When we joy in God for what we have, and believingly pray to him for more, then our souls thank him both in the enjoyment of what we have, and in the prospect of what is yet to come. 11 Make it your goal to live a quiet life, minding your own business and working with your hands, just as we instructed you before. 1 Thessalonians 4New Living Translation (NLT) Live to Please God 4 Finally, dear brothers and sisters,[a]we urge you in the name of the Lord Jesus to live in a way that pleases God, as we have taught you. "I am my beloved's and his desire is toward me."--Sol. By registering for an account, you agree to Faithlife’s. And that ye study to be quiet - Orderly, peaceful; living in the practice of the calm virtues of life. In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump, (for the trumpet shall sound;) and the dead shall, Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. An error occurred while accessing favorites. And that ye study to be quiet,.... To live peaceably in their own families, and to give no disturbance to other families, by talebearing, whispering, and backbiting; to behave with quietness in the neighbourhood, town, or city, they dwell in, and to seek the peace thereof; and to lead a quiet and peaceable life, in all godliness and honesty, in the commonwealth, and under the government to which they belong; and not to create and encourage factions, divisions, animosities, and contentions, in their own church, or in any of the churches of Christ; and it becomes saints to make this their study, to be very solicitous for it, to strive for it, and pursue after it: the word used signifies to be ambitious of it, as what is a man's glory and honour, to emulate and strive to outdo each other, as who shall have the honour of being the quietest person, and the most peaceable member in the community: and to do your own business: or private business, or what is proper and peculiar to a man's self; to abide every man in his own calling wherein he is called, and attend the business of it, and not thrust himself into other families, and officiously take upon him, under a pretence of zeal, affection, and friendship, to inspect, direct, or manage the business of others: in short, he should not meddle with other people's business, but mind his own: and this is what the Jews call דרך ארץ, "the way of the earth", or the business of life: "there are four things, (they say) in which a man should employ himself continually, with all his might, and these are they, the law, and good works, and prayer, and the business of life;'.

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