Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Bible References

Contentment

1 Timothy 6:8
but having food and covering we shall be therewith content.
Exodus 2:21
And Moses was content to dwell with the man: and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.
Luke 3:14
And soldiers also asked him, saying, And we, what must we do? And he said unto them, Extort from no man by violence, neither accuse any one wrongfully; and be content with your wages.
Philippians 4:11
Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therein to be content.

General references

Genesis 34:23
Shall not their cattle and their substance and all their beasts be ours? only let us consent unto them, and they will dwell with us.
Genesis 43:2
And it came to pass, when they had eaten up the grain which they had brought out of Egypt, their father said unto them, Go again, buy us a little food.
Deuteronomy 32:47
For it is no vain thing for you; because it is your life, and through this thing ye shall prolong your days in the land, whither ye go over the Jordan to possess it.
Psalm 37:16
Better is a little that the righteous hath Than the abundance of many wicked.
Jeremiah 35:9
nor to build houses for us to dwell in; neither have we vineyard, nor field, nor seed: