Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Bible References


1 Timothy 6:8
And, having sustenance and covering, we shall be content;
Exodus 2:21
And Moses was well-pleased to dwell with the man, - and he gave Zipporah his daughter to Moses.
Luke 3:14
Then were questioning him, soldiers also, saying - What shall, even we, do? And he said unto them - Molest ye, no one, neither accuse falsely; and be content with your supplies.
Philippians 4:11
Not that, as to coming short, I am speaking, for, I, have learned, in whatsoever circumstances I am, to be, independent:

General references

Genesis 34:23
Their herds and their substance, and all their beasts, shall they, not be, ours? Only, we must consent to them, that they may dwell with us.
Genesis 43:2
So it came to pass when they had made an end of eating the corn which they had brought in out of Egypt, that their father said unto them, - Return buy for us a little food.
Deuteronomy 32:47
for it is not, too small a thing, for you, for, it, is your life, - and, hereby, shall ye prolong your days upon the soil whereunto ye are, passing over the Jordan to possess it.
Psalm 37:16
Better the little of the righteous man, than the abundance of the lawless who are mighty;
Jeremiah 35:9
and not to bud houses for us to dwell in, - and so, vineyard or field or seed, have we none;