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Sirach 38:34
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34 But they support the world
from its foundations,
    and their prayer is concerned
    with their craft.

But those who devote themselves
    and think about the Law of the
    Most High are the exception.

Sirach 38:34X

34 He shall give his mind to finish the glazing, and his watching to make clean the furnace.

Sirach 38:34X

34 But the work they do holds this world together. When they do their work, it is the same as offering prayer.

Sirach 38:34X

34 Yet they maintain the fabric of the world,
    and their concern is for exercise of their skill.

Ben Sira 38:34X

34 But they maintain the fabric of the world,
    and their concern is for the exercise of their trade.

The Activity of the Scribe

How different the one who devotes himself
    to the study of the law of the Most High!

Sirach 38:34X

34 But they maintain the fabric of the world,
    and their concern is for the exercise of their trade.

The Activity of the Scribe

How different the one who devotes himself
    to the study of the law of the Most High!

Sirach 38:34X

34 But they maintain the fabric of the world,
    and their concern is for the exercise of their trade.

The Activity of the Scribe

How different the one who devotes himself
    to the study of the law of the Most High!

Sirach 38:34X

34 But they maintain the fabric of the world,
    and their concern is for the exercise of their trade.

The Activity of the Scribe

How different the one who devotes himself
    to the study of the law of the Most High!

Sirach 38:34X

34 But they keep stable the fabric of the world,
    and their prayer is in the practice of their trade.

Sirach 38:34X

34 But they keep stable the fabric of the world,
    and their prayer is in the practice of their trade.

Sirach 38:34X

34 But they shall confirm the creature (or the nature) of the world, and their prayer is the working of craft;

Sirach 38:34X
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