New International Version
or built houses to live in or had vineyards, fields or crops.
King James Bible
Nor to build houses for us to dwell in: neither have we vineyard, nor field, nor seed:
Darby Bible Translation
and not to build houses for us to dwell in; neither have we vineyard, nor field, nor seed;
World English Bible
nor to build houses for us to dwell in; neither have we vineyard, nor field, nor seed:
Young's Literal Translation
nor to build houses for our dwelling; and vineyard, and field, and seed, we have none;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Thus have we obeyed the voice - We have considered these precepts so very reasonable, so very useful, so conducive to the health of both body and mind, and sanctioned by such a respectable antiquity that we scrupulously and religiously observe them.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
JEREMIAH xxxv. 19. Thus saith the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel; Jonadab the son of Rechab shall not want a man to stand before me for ever. Let us think a while this morning what this text has to do with us; and why this strange story of the Rechabites is written for our instruction, in the pages of Holy Scripture. Let us take the story as it stands, and search the Scriptures simply for it. For the Bible will surely tell its own story best, and teach its own lesson best. These Rechabites, who …
Charles Kingsley—Discipline and Other Sermons
1 Timothy 6:6
But godliness with contentment is great gain.
Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth of many wicked;
Also you must never build houses, sow seed or plant vineyards; you must never have any of these things, but must always live in tents. Then you will live a long time in the land where you are nomads.'
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