1 Timothy 5:18

For the Scripture says, "You shall not muzzle the ox when it treads out the grain." And, "The laborer is worthy of his wages."

Alternate Versions of 1 Timothy 5-18

A Conservative Version: 1 Timothy 5:18
For the scripture says thou shall not muzzle an ox that is threshing. And the workman is worthy of his wage.

American Standard Version: 1 Timothy 5:18
For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox when he treadeth out the corn. And, The laborer is worthy of his hire.

Bible in Basic English: 1 Timothy 5:18
For the Writings say, It is not right to keep the ox from taking the grain when he is crushing it. And, The worker has a right to his reward.

Darby English Bible: 1 Timothy 5:18
for the scripture says, Thou shalt not muzzle an ox that treadeth out corn, and, The workman [is] worthy of his hire.

King James Version: 1 Timothy 5:18
For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The labourer is worthy of his reward.

King James Version (UK): 1 Timothy 5:18
For the scripture says, You shall not suppress the ox that treads out the corn. And, The labourer is worthy of his reward.

Youngs Literal Translation: 1 Timothy 5:18
for the Writing saith, `An ox treading out thou shalt not muzzle,' and `Worthy `is' the workman of his reward.'

Verses Related to 1 Timothy 5-18

Leviticus 19:13
"'You shall not oppress your neighbor, nor rob him. The wages of a hired servant shall not remain with you all night until the morning.

Deuteronomy 25:4
You shall not muzzle the ox when he treads out [the grain].

Matthew 10:10
Take no bag for your journey, neither two coats, nor shoes, nor staff: for the laborer is worthy of his food.

Luke 10:7
Remain in that same house, eating and drinking the things they give, for the laborer is worthy of his wages. Don't go from house to house.

Romans 4:3
For what does the Scripture say? "Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness."

Romans 9:17
For the Scripture says to Pharaoh, "For this very purpose I caused you to be raised up, that I might show in you my power, and that my name might be published abroad in all the earth."

Romans 10:11
For the Scripture says, "Whoever believes in him will not be disappointed."

Romans 11:2
God didn't reject his people, which he foreknew. Or don't you know what the Scripture says about Elijah? How he pleads with God against Israel: