Verses with the word work in the Apocrypha (44 verses):
1 Esdras 6:10
And those works are done with great speed, and the work goeth on prosperously in their hands, and with all glory and diligence is it made.
1 Esdras 9:11
But forasmuch as the people are many, and it is foul weather, so that we cannot stand without, and this is not a work of a day or two, seeing our sin in these things is spread far:
2 Esdras 6:38
And I said, O Lord, thou spakest from the beginning of the creation, even the first day, and saidst thus; Let heaven and earth be made; and thy word was a perfect work.
2 Esdras 6:40
Then commandedst thou a fair light to come forth of thy treasures, that thy work might appear.
2 Esdras 6:43
For as soon as thy word went forth the work was made.
2 Esdras 7:35
And the work shall follow, and the reward shall be shewed, and the good deeds shall be of force, and wicked deeds shall bear no rule.
2 Esdras 8:13
And thou shalt mortify it as thy creature, and quicken it as thy work.
2 Esdras 9:17
And he answered me, saying, Like as the field is, so is also the seed; as the flowers be, such are the colours also; such as the workman is, such also is the work; and as the husbandman is himself, so is his husbandry also: for it was the time of the world.
2 Esdras 14:21
For thy law is burnt, therefore no man knoweth the things that are done of thee, or the work that shall begin.
Wherefore I thine handmaid, knowing all this, am fled from their presence; and God hath sent me to work things with thee, whereat all the earth shall be astonished, and whosoever shall hear it.
Then said Judith unto him As thy soul liveth, my lord, thine handmaid shall not spend those things that I have, before the Lord work by mine hand the things that he hath determined.
Wisdom of Solomon 8:6
And if prudence work; who of all that are is a more cunning workman than she?
Wisdom of Solomon 13:10
But miserable are they, and in dead things is their hope, who call them gods, which are the works of men's hands, gold and silver, to shew art in, and resemblances of beasts, or a stone good for nothing, the work of an ancient hand.
Wisdom of Solomon 13:12
And after spending the refuse of his work to dress his meat, hath filled himself;
Wisdom of Solomon 14:20
And so the multitude, allured by the grace of the work, took him now for a god, which a little before was but honoured.
Hate not laborious work, neither husbandry, which the most High hath ordained.
For the hand of the artificer the work shall be commended: and the wise ruler of the people for his speech.
Be stedfast in thy covenant, and be conversant therein, and wax old in thy work.
Every work rotteth and consumeth away, and the worker thereof shall go withal.
And his eyes are upon them that fear him, and he knoweth every work of man.
Make way for every work of mercy: for every man shall find according to his works.
He that obeyeth me shall never be confounded, and they that work by me shall not do amiss.
As the lion lieth in wait for the prey; so sin for them that work iniquity.
As a signet of an emerald set in a work of gold, so is the melody of musick with pleasant wine.
In every good work trust thy own soul; for this is the keeping of the commandments.
Fodder, a wand, and burdens, are for the ass; and bread, correction, and work, for a servant. .
Set him to work, as is fit for him: if he be not obedient, put on more heavy fetters.
Neither consult with a woman touching her of whom she is jealous; neither with a coward in matters of war; nor with a merchant concerning exchange; nor with a buyer of selling; nor with an envious man of thankfulness; nor with an unmerciful man touching kindness; nor with the slothful for any work; nor with an hireling for a year of finishing work; nor with an idle servant of much business: hearken not unto these in any matter of counsel.
So every carpenter and workmaster, that laboureth night and day: and they that cut and grave seals, and are diligent to make great variety, and give themselves to counterfeit imagery, and watch to finish a work:
The smith also sitting by the anvil, and considering the iron work, the vapour of the fire wasteth his flesh, and he fighteth with the heat of the furnace: the noise of the hammer and the anvil is ever in his ears, and his eyes look still upon the pattern of the thing that he maketh; he setteth his mind to finish his work, and watcheth to polish it perfectly:
So doth the potter sitting at his work, and turning the wheel about with his feet, who is always carefully set at his work, and maketh all his work by number;
All these trust to their hands: and every one is wise in his work.
But they will maintain the state of the world, and [all] their desire is in the work of their craft.
The sun that giveth light looketh upon all things, and the work thereof is full of the glory of the Lord.
The sun when it appeareth, declaring at his rising a marvellous instrument, the work of the most High:
With an holy garment, with gold, and blue silk, and purple, the work of the embroiderer, with a breastplate of judgment, and with Urim and Thummim;
With twisted scarlet, the work of the cunning workman, with precious stones graven like seals, and set in gold, the work of the jeweller, with a writing engraved for a memorial, after the number of the tribes of Israel.
He set a crown of gold upon the mitre, wherein was engraved Holiness, an ornament of honour, a costly work, the desires of the eyes, goodly and beautiful.
In the time of Moses also he did a work of mercy, he and Caleb the son of Jephunne, in that they withstood the congregation, and withheld the people from sin, and appeased the wicked murmuring.
Work your work betimes, and in his time he will give you your reward.
Letter of Jeremiah 1:50
And it shall manifestly appear to all nations and kings that they are no gods, but the works of men's hands, and that there is no work of God in them.
1 Maccabees 2:47
They pursued also after the proud men, and the work prospered in their hand.
1 Maccabees 9:51
And in them he set a garrison, that they might work malice upon Israel.
2 Maccabees 2:31
But to use brevity, and avoid much labouring of the work, is to be granted to him that will make an abridgment.