That, Namely, Befalleth them which in Undisciplined Younger Widows ...
... in undisciplined younger widows, the same Apostle saith must be avoided: "And withal
they learn to be idle; and not only idle, but also busy bodies and full of ...
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First Then we Ought to Demonstrate that the Blessed Apostle Paul ...
... him not eat. For we have heard that certain among you walk unquietly, working
not at all, but being busy-bodies. Now them that are ...
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How Heretics, Craftily Cite Obscure Passages in Ancient Writers in ...
... "withal learning to be idle, wandering about from house to house, and not only idle,
but tattlers also and busy-bodies, speaking things which they ought not," ...
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Letter xiv . --To the Bishop of Melitene.
... the voice, the look, the way of wearing one's cloak, the movement of the hands,
the position of one's feet, and everything else, all a subject for busy-bodies. ...
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In what Sense we are to Leave the World
... We can hardly know one or the other, without seeming at least to be "busy bodies
in other men's matters." And yet the prohibition is as strong concerning ...
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1 Timothy v. 15-Nov
... refused, not meaning that there should be no younger widows, but that there should
be no adulteresses, that none should be idle, busy-bodies, speaking things ...
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The Chariot of Fire
... There are abundance of such busy-bodies always ready to buzz about any bleeding
heart, and sorrow has often to be stern in order to be unmolested. II. ...
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... nature. The busy-bodies, and the over-curious, whatever they have learnt,
do not stop. For it is a passion, and has no limit. (Ecclus. ...
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The Thessalonian Letters
... but . . . busy-bodies." The church had been properly organized, and officers
had been appointed to act as ministers and deacons. But ...
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The Creation of Luminous Bodies.
... Those who devote themselves to the observation of these bodies find signs in ... Thanks
to them, husbandmen, busy with sowing seed or cultivating plants, are able ...
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Topical Bible Verses2 Thessalonians 3:11
For we hear that there are some which walk among you disorderly, working not at all, but are busybodies.Topicalbible.org
1 Timothy 5:13
And with 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.
But Martha was encumbered about much serving, and came to him, and said, Lord, do you not care that my sister has left me to serve alone? bid her therefore that she help me.
Surely every man walks in a vain show: surely they are disquieted in vain: he heaps up riches, and knows not who shall gather them.
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