‘hire…’ ….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

hireAnd Paul dwelt two whole years
in his own hired house,
and received all that came in unto him, – Act 28:30

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “hire”.

Gen 30:16 And Jacob came out of the field in the evening,
and Leah went out to meet him,
and said, Thou must come in unto me;
for surely I have hired thee with my son’s mandrakes.
And he lay with her that night.

Gen 30:18 And Leah said, God hath given me my hire,
because I have given my maiden to my husband:
and she called his name Issachar.

Gen 30:32 I will pass through all thy flock to day,
removing from thence all the speckled and spotted cattle,
and all the brown cattle among the sheep,
and the spotted and speckled among the goats:
and of such shall be my hire.

Gen 30:33 So shall my righteousness answer for me in time to come,
when it shall come for my hire before thy face:
every one that is not speckled and spotted among the goats,
and brown among the sheep, that shall be counted stolen with me.

Gen 31:8 If he said thus, The speckled shall be thy wages;
then all the cattle bare speckled:
and if he said thus, The ringstraked shall be thy hire;
then bare all the cattle ringstraked.

Exo 12:45 A foreigner and an hired servant shall not eat thereof.

Exo 22:15 But if the owner thereof be with it,
he shall not make it good:
if it be an hired thing, it came for his hire.

Lev 19:13 Thou 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.

Lev 22:10 There shall no stranger eat of the holy thing:
a sojourner of the priest,
or an hired servant,
shall not eat of the holy thing.

Lev 25:6 And the sabbath of the land shall be meat for you;
for thee, and for thy servant,
and for thy maid,
and for thy hired servant,
and for thy stranger that sojourneth with thee,

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

Lev 25:50 And he shall reckon with him that bought him
from the year that he was sold to him unto the year of jubile:
and the price of his sale shall be according unto the number of years,
according to the time of an hired servant shall it be with him.

Lev 25:53 And as a yearly hired servant shall he be with him:
and the other shall not rule with rigour over him in thy sight.

Deu 15:18 It shall not seem hard unto thee,
when thou sendest him away free from thee;
for he hath been worth a double hired servant to thee,
in serving thee six years:
and the LORD thy God shall bless thee in all that thou doest.

Deu 23:4 Because they met you not with bread
and with water in the way,
when ye came forth out of Egypt;
and because they hired against thee Balaam
the son of Beor of Pethor of Mesopotamia, to curse thee.

Deu 23:18 Thou shalt not bring the hire of a whore,
or the price of a dog,
into the house of the LORD thy God for any vow:
for even both these are abomination unto the LORD thy God.

Deu 24:14 Thou 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:

Deu 24:15 At 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.

Jdg 9:4 And they gave him threescore
and ten pieces of silver out of the house of Baalberith,
wherewith Abimelech hired vain and light persons,
which followed him.

Jdg 18:4 And he said unto them,
Thus and thus dealeth Micah with me,
and hath hired me,
and I am his priest.

1Sa 2:5 They that were full
have hired out themselves for bread;
and they that were hungry ceased:
so that the barren hath born seven;
and she that hath many children is waxed feeble.

2Sa 10:6 And when the children of Ammon saw
that they stank before David,
the children of Ammon sent
and hired the Syrians of Bethrehob,
and the Syrians of Zoba, twenty thousand footmen,
and of king Maacah a thousand men,
and of Ishtob twelve thousand men.

1Ki 5:6 Now therefore command thou that
they hew me cedar trees out of Lebanon;
and my servants shall be with thy servants:
and unto thee will I give hire for thy servants
according to all that thou shalt appoint:
for thou knowest that there is not among us any
that can skill to hew timber like unto the Sidonians.

2Ki 7:6 For the Lord had made the host of the Syrians
to hear a noise of chariots,
and a noise of horses, even the noise of a great host:
and they said one to another,
Lo, the king of Israel hath hired against us the kings of the Hittites,
and the kings of the Egyptians, to come upon us.

1Ch 19:6 And when the children of Ammon saw
that they had made themselves odious to David,
Hanun and the children of Ammon sent a thousand talents of silver
to hire them chariots and horsemen out of Mesopotamia,
and out of Syriamaachah,
and out of Zobah.

1Ch 19:7 So they hired thirty and two thousand chariots,
and the king of Maachah and his people;
who came and pitched before Medeba.
And the children of Ammon
gathered themselves together from their cities,
and came to battle.

2Ch 24:12 And the king and Jehoiada gave it to such as
did the work of the service of the house of the LORD,
and hired masons and carpenters
to repair the house of the LORD,
and also such as wrought iron and brass
to mend the house of the LORD.

2Ch 25:6 He hired also an hundred thousand mighty men of valour
out of Israel for an hundred talents of silver.

Ezr 4:5 And hired counsellors against them,
to frustrate their purpose,
all the days of Cyrus king of Persia,
even until the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Neh 6:12 And, lo, I perceived that God had not sent him;
but that he pronounced this prophecy against me:
for Tobiah and Sanballat had hired him.

Neh 6:13 Therefore was he hired,
that I should be afraid,
and do so,
and sin,
and that they might have matter for an evil report,
that they might reproach me.

Neh 13:2 Because they met not the children of Israel
with bread and with water,
but hired Balaam against them,
that he should curse them:
howbeit our God turned the curse into a blessing.

Isa 7:20 In the same day
shall the Lord shave with a razor that is hired,
namely, by them beyond the river,
by the king of Assyria, the head,
and the hair of the feet:
and it shall also consume the beard.

Isa 23:17 And it shall come to pass after the end of seventy years,
that the LORD will visit Tyre,
and she shall turn to her hire,
and shall commit fornication
with all the kingdoms of the world
upon the face of the earth.

Isa 23:18 And her merchandise
and her hire shall be holiness to the LORD:
it shall not be treasured nor laid up;
for her merchandise shall be for them
that dwell before the LORD, to eat sufficiently,
and for durable clothing.

Isa 46:6 They lavish gold out of the bag,
and weigh silver in the balance,
and hire a goldsmith;
and he maketh it a god:
they fall down, yea, they worship.

Jer 46:21 Also her hired men are
in the midst of her like fatted bullocks;
for they also are turned back,
and are fled away together: they did not stand,
because the day of their calamity was come upon them,
and the time of their visitation.

Eze 16:31 In that thou buildest thine eminent place
in the head of every way,
and makest thine high place in every street;
and hast not been as an harlot,
in that thou scornest hire;

Eze 16:33 They give gifts to all whores:
but thou givest thy gifts to all thy lovers,
and hirest them, that they may come unto thee
on every side for thy whoredom.

Eze 16:41 And they shall burn thine houses with fire,
and execute judgments upon thee in the sight of many women:
and I will cause thee to cease from playing the harlot,
and thou also shalt give no hire any more.

Hos 8:9 For they are gone up to Assyria,
a wild ass alone by himself:
Ephraim hath hired lovers.

Hos 8:10 Yea, though they have hired among the nations,
now will I gather them,
and they shall sorrow a little for the burden of the king of princes.

Mic 1:7 And all the graven images thereof shall be beaten to pieces,
and all the hires thereof shall be burned with the fire,
and all the idols thereof will I lay desolate:
for she gathered it of the hire of an harlot,
and they shall return to the hire of an harlot.

Mic 3:11 The heads thereof judge for reward,
and the priests thereof teach for hire,
and the prophets thereof divine for money:
yet will they lean upon the LORD,
and say, Is not the LORD among us?
none evil can come upon us.

Zec 8:10 For before these days there was no hire for man,
nor any hire for beast;
neither was there any peace to him
that went out or came in because of the affliction:
for I set all men every one against his neighbour.

Mat 20:1 For the kingdom of heaven is
like unto a man that is an householder,
which went out early in the morning
to hire labourers into his vineyard.

Mat 20:7 They say unto him, Because no man hath hired us.
He saith unto them, Go ye also into the vineyard;
and whatsoever is right, that shall ye receive.

Mat 20:8 So when even was come,
the lord of the vineyard saith unto his steward,
Call the labourers,
and give them their hire,
beginning from the last unto the first.

Mat 20:9 And when they came
that were hired about the eleventh hour,
they received every man a penny.

Mar 1:20 And straightway he called them:
and they left their father Zebedee
in the ship with the hired servants,
and went after him.

Luk 10:7 And 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.

Luk 15:17 And when he came to himself, he said,
How many hired servants of my father’s
have bread enough and to spare,
and I perish with hunger!

Luk 15:19 And am no more worthy to be called thy son:
make me as one of thy hired servants.

Act 28:30 And Paul dwelt two whole years
in his own hired house,
and received all that came in unto him,

Jam 5:4 Behold, 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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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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