The Bible, Man, and Work

The Bible, Man, and Work

Work is writ large throughout the Bible. From Genesis to Revelation, man is to work (Gen. 2; cf. Prov. 19:15; 2 Thess. 3:6-12). The idle man is not looked upon favorably either in Scripture or in society. The alarming increase of unemployed men has generated a plethora of articles and debates. As of today, 16 percent of American men are not employe