THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

Leviticus (Author Moses)

19:13Thou shalt not defraud thy neighbour, neither rob him: the wages of him that is hired shall not abide with thee all night until the morning.

25:39And if thy brother that dwelleth by thee be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bondservant:

25:40But as an hired servant, and as a sojourner, he shall be with thee, and shall serve thee unto the year of jubile:

25:41And then shall he depart from thee, both he and his children with him, and shall return unto his own family, and unto the possession of his fathers shall he return.

Deuteronomy (Author Moses)

24:14Thou shalt not oppress an hired servant that is poor and needy, whether he be of thy brethren, or of thy strangers that are in thy land within thy gates:

24:15At his day thou shalt give him his hire, neither shall the sun go down upon it; for he is poor, and setteth his heart upon it: lest he cry against thee unto the LORD, and it be sin unto thee.

Job (Author Job and/or Moses)

7:1Is there not an appointed time to man upon earth? are not his days also like the days of an hireling?

7:2As a servant earnestly desireth the shadow, and as an hireling looketh for the reward of his work:

14:6Turn from him, that he may rest, till he shall accomplish, as an hireling, his day.

Malachi (Author Malachi)

3:5And I will come near to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against false swearers, and against those that oppress the hireling in his wages, the widow, and the fatherless, and that turn aside the stranger from his right, and fear not me, saith the LORD of hosts.

Matthew (Author Matthew)

10:9Provide neither gold, nor silver, nor brass in your purses,

10:10Nor scrip for your journey, neither two coats, neither shoes, nor yet staves: for the workman is worthy of his meat.

Luke (Author Luke)

10:7And in the same house remain, eating and drinking such things as they give: for the labourer is worthy of his hire. Go not from house to house.

Romans (Author Paul)

4:4Now to him that worketh is the reward not reckoned of grace, but of debt.

Colossians (Author Paul)

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

1 Timothy (Author Paul)

5:18For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The labourer is worthy of his reward.

James (Author James)

5:4Behold, the hire of the labourers who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth: and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.



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