Busy-bodies | Bible Topics

Busy-bodies

  • Fools are.

    Proverbs 20:3 It is an honour for a man to cease from strife: but every fool will be meddling.

  • The idle are.

    2 Thessalonians 3:11 For we hear that there are some which walk among you disorderly, working not at all, but are busybodies.

    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.

  • Are mischievous tale-bearers.

    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.

  • See BUSYBODY in the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia.

  • Bring mischief upon themselves.

    2 Kings 14:10 Thou hast indeed smitten Edom, and thine heart hath lifted thee up: glory of this, and tarry at home: for why shouldest thou meddle to thy hurt, that thou shouldest fall, even thou, and Judah with thee?

    Proverbs 26:17 He that passeth by, and meddleth with strife belonging not to him, is like one that taketh a dog by the ears.

  • Christians must not be.

    1 Peter 4:15 But let none of you suffer as a murderer, or as a thief, or as an evildoer, or as a busybody in other men's matters.

[NTT 25-36]

Bible concordance for BUSYBODY

See Busybody in McClintock and Strong.

 
Bible Concordance Online International Standard Bible Encyclopedia McClintock and Strong Biblical Cyclopedia Online King James Bible KJV Dictionary KJV Bible Software
 

Verse linking and popups powered by VerseClick™.