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Believing works is the act or deed of doing good, a works in faith of Jesus Christ. It is a labor of Godly love to one another and to complete strangers, asking for nothing in return. It is being just and forgiving, compassionate and merciful. Believing works is doing Gods work for God, sharing and living the good news of Jesus Christ, by word and deed, giving God our Father all the glory.

Strong's numbers are identified for the words "work" with their definitions below these verses.

NOTE: The definitions below the verses will show the difference between laboring vs deeds.

34 Verses:

..Works by deed or act..

Jonah 00037 3:10 And God saw their 4639> works, that they turned from their evil way; and God repented of the evil, that he had said that he would do unto them; and he did [it] not.

Matthew 00104 5:14 (Jesus said) Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.

Matthew 00140 6:2 - 4
6:2 (Jesus said) Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward. 6:3 But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth: 6:4 That thine alms may be in secret: and thy Father which seeth in secret himself shall reward thee openly.

Luke 00768 17:10 (Jesus said) So likewise ye, when ye shall have done all those things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which was our 3784> duty to do.

John 00183 5:17 But Jesus answered them, My Father 2038> worketh hitherto, and I 2038> work.

John 00146 4:34 Jesus saith unto them, My meat is to do the will of him that sent me, and to finish his 2041> work.

John 00241 6:28 - 29
6:28 (Jesus was asked) Then said they unto him, What shall we do, that we might 2038> work the 2041> works of God? 6:29 Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the 2041> work of God, that ye believe on him whom he hath sent.

John 00634 14:10 (Jesus said) Believest thou not that I am in the Father, and the Father in me? the words that I speak unto you I speak not of myself: but the Father that dwelleth in me, he doeth the 2041> works.

John 00719 17:4 (Jesus said) I have glorified thee on the earth: I have finished the 2041> work which thou gavest me to do.

1st Corinthians 00060 3:13 - 15
3:13 Every man's 2041> work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire shall try every man's 2041> work of what sort it is. 3:14 If any man's 2041> work abide which he hath built thereupon, he shall receive a reward. 3:15 If any man's 2041> work shall be burned, he shall suffer loss: but he himself shall be saved; yet so as by fire.

1st Corinthians 00412 15:58 Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the 2041> work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your 2873> labour is not in vain in the Lord.

1st Corinthians 00422 16:10 Now if Timotheus come, see that he may be with you without fear: for he 2038> worketh the 2041> work of the Lord, as I also do.

2nd Corinthians 00164 9:8 And God is able to make all grace abound toward you; that ye, always having all sufficiency in all things, may abound to every good 2041> work:

Galatians 00135 6:4 But let every man prove his own 2041> work, and then shall he have rejoicing in himself alone, and not in another.

Ephesians 00078 4:12 For the perfecting of the saints, for the 2041> work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ:

Philippians 00006 1:6 Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good 2041> work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ:

Colossians 00010 1:10 That ye might walk worthy of the Lord unto all pleasing, being fruitful in every good 2041> work, and increasing in the knowledge of God;

1st Thessalonians 00003 1:3 Remembering without ceasing your 2041> work of faith, and 2873> labour of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, in the sight of God and our Father;

2nd Thessalonians 00029 2:17 Comfort your hearts, and stablish you in every good word and 2041> work.

2nd Timothy 00079 4:18 And the Lord shall deliver me from every evil 2041> work, and will preserve me unto his heavenly kingdom: to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.

Titus 00016 1:16 They profess that they know God; but in 2041> works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and unto every good 2041> work reprobate.

Hebrews 00091 6:10 For God is not unrighteous to forget your 2041> work and 2873> labour of love, which ye have shewed toward his name, in that ye have ministered to the saints, and do minister.

Hebrews 00299 13:21 Make you perfect in every good 2041> work to do his will, 4160> working in you that which is wellpleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ; to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.

James 00025 1:25 But whoso looketh into the perfect law of liberty, and continueth therein, he being not a forgetful hearer, but a doer of the 2041> work, this man shall be blessed in his deed.

James 00041 2:14 What doth it profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not 2041> works? can faith save him?

1st Peter 00017 1:17 And if ye call on the Father, who without respect of persons judgeth according to every man's 2041> work, pass the time of your sojourning here in fear:

..Working by trade or labor..

1st Thessalonians 00054 4:11 And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work 2038> with your own hands, as we commanded you;

2nd Thessalonians 00039 3:10 For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not 2038> work, neither should he eat.

2nd Thessalonians 00040 3:11 For we hear that there are some which walk among you disorderly, 2038> working not at all, but are busybodies.

2nd Thessalonians 00041 3:12 Now them that are such we command and exhort by our Lord Jesus Christ, that with quietness they 2038> work, and eat their own bread.


Hebrew 4639 ma`aseh mah-as-eh': from 6213; an action (good or bad); generally, a transaction; abstractly, activity; by implication, a product (specifically, a poem) or (generally) property:--act, art, + bakemeat, business, deed, do(-ing), labor, thing made, ware of making, occupation, thing offered, operation, possession, X well, ((handy-, needle-, net-))work(ing, - manship), wrought. HW 6213

Greek 2038 ergazomai er-gad'-zom-ahee: middle voice from 2041; to toil (as a task, occupation, etc.), (by implication) effect, be engaged in or with, etc.:--commit, do, labor for, minister about, trade (by), work. GW 2041

Greek 2041 ergon er'-gon: from a primary (but obsolete) ergo (to work); toil (as an effort or occupation); by implication, an act:--deed, doing, labour, work.

Greek 2873 kopos kop'-os: from 2875; a cut, i.e. (by analogy) toil (as reducing the strength), literally or figuratively; by implication, pains:--labour, + trouble, weariness. GW 2875

Greek 3784 opheilo of-i'-lo, or (in certain tenses), its prolonged form opheileo of-i-leh'-o: probably from the base of 3786 (through the idea of accruing); to owe (pecuniarily); figuratively, to be under obligation (ought, must, should); morally, to fail in duty:--behove, be bound, (be) debt(-or), (be) due(-ty), be guilty (indebted), (must) need(-s), ought, owe, should. See also 3785. GW 3786 GW 3785

Greek 4160 poieo poy-eh'-o: apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do (in a very wide application, more or less direct):--abide, + agree, appoint, X avenge, + band together, be, bear, + bewray, bring (forth), cast out, cause, commit, + content, continue, deal, + without any delay, (would) do(-ing), execute, exercise, fulfil, gain, give, have, hold, X journeying, keep, + lay wait, + lighten the ship, make, X mean, + none of these things move me, observe, ordain, perform, provide, + have purged, purpose, put, + raising up, X secure, shew, X shoot out, spend, take, tarry, + transgress the law, work, yield. Compare 4238. GW 4238

See also,
Have compassion and preach to those who cannot discern?
Does faith produce works?
The art of giving, how to give.

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