Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Bible References

Contentment

1 Timothy 6:8
And having food and clothing let us be with these things content.
Exodus 2:21
And Moses was content to dwell with the man: and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.
Luke 3:14
And the soldiers likewise asked of him, saying, And what shall we do? And he said unto them, Do violence to no man, neither accuse any falsely; 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, to be content.

General references

Genesis 34:23
Shall not their cattle and their substance and every beast of theirs 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 not a vain thing for you; because it is your life: and through this thing you shall prolong your days in the land, which you go over Jordan to possess.
Psalm 37:16
A little that a righteous man has is better than the riches of many wicked.
Jeremiah 35:9
Nor to build houses for us to dwell in: neither have we vineyard, nor field, nor seed: