Parallel Verses

Sawyer New Testament

But piety with contentment is great gain.

New American Standard Bible

But godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment.

King James Version

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Holman Bible

But godliness with contentment is a great gain.

International Standard Version

Of course, godliness with contentment does bring a great profit.

A Conservative Version

But piety with contentment is great gain,

American Standard Version

But godliness with contentment is great gain:

Amplified

But godliness actually is a source of great gain when accompanied by contentment [that contentment which comes from a sense of inner confidence based on the sufficiency of God].

An Understandable Version

But godliness [itself] is great gain, [when it is] accompanied by contentment.

Anderson New Testament

But godliness, with a contented disposition, is great gain.

Bible in Basic English

But true faith, with peace of mind, is of great profit:

Common New Testament

But godliness with contentment is itself great gain.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Religion indeed with contentment leads to great gain.

Darby Translation

But piety with contentment is great gain.

Godbey New Testament

Godliness with contentment is great gain,

Goodspeed New Testament

And religion with contentment is a great means of gain.

John Wesley New Testament

But godliness with content is great gain.

Julia Smith Translation

But devotion with contentment is great gain.

King James 2000

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But godliness with contentment is a great means of gain.

Modern King James verseion

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Godliness is great riches, if a man be content with that he hath.

Moffatt New Testament

And so it is ??provided it goes with a contented spirit;

Montgomery New Testament

Now godliness with contentment is truly gainful;

NET Bible

Now godliness combined with contentment brings great profit.

New Heart English Bible

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Noyes New Testament

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

The Emphasized Bible

Now it is a great means of gain - godliness, with a sufficiency of ones own;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And a great source of gain religion is, when it brings contentment with it!

Webster

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Weymouth New Testament

And godliness *is* gain, when associated with contentment;

Williams New Testament

Now the fact is, religion with contentment is a means of great gain.

World English Bible

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Worrell New Testament

But godliness with contentment is a great source of gain;

Worsley New Testament

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Youngs Literal Translation

but it is great gain -- the piety with contentment;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

εὐσέβεια 
Eusebeia 
Usage: 15

with
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

αὐτάρκεια 
Autarkeia 
Usage: 2

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

μέγας 
megas 
Usage: 167

References

Images 1 Timothy 6:6

Prayers for 1 Timothy 6:6

Context Readings

False Teachers And The Love Of Money

5 and wranglings of men of unsound judgments and destitute of the truth, supposing that piety is gain. 6 But piety with contentment is great gain. 7 For we brought nothing into the world; it is clear that we can carry nothing out of it;



Cross References

1 Timothy 4:8

for bodily exercise profits little; but piety is profitable in all things, having a promise of the present life and of the life to come.

Hebrews 13:5

Let your life be without avarice, and be contented with what you have; for he said, I will never leave you, I will never forsake you;

1 Timothy 6:8

but having food and clothing let us be contented with them.

1 Timothy 6:8

but having food and clothing let us be contented with them.

1 Timothy 6:8

but having food and clothing let us be contented with them.

1 Timothy 6:8

but having food and clothing let us be contented with them.

Philippians 4:11-13

Not that I speak of want; for I have learned in whatever circumstances I am to be contented.

Philippians 4:11

Not that I speak of want; for I have learned in whatever circumstances I am to be contented.

Philippians 4:11

Not that I speak of want; for I have learned in whatever circumstances I am to be contented.

Philippians 4:11-18

Not that I speak of want; for I have learned in whatever circumstances I am to be contented.

Philippians 4:11-21

Not that I speak of want; for I have learned in whatever circumstances I am to be contented.

Matthew 6:32-33

For after all these things the gentiles seek; and your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things.

Luke 3:14

And the soldiers asked him, saying, And what shall we do? And he said to them, Oppress, and falsely accuse, no one; and be contented with your wages.

Luke 12:31-32

But seek his kingdom, and these shall be added to you.

Romans 5:3-5

And not only [this], but we rejoice also in afflictions, knowing that affliction works out patience,

Romans 8:28

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to [his] purpose.

2 Corinthians 4:17-1

For the light affliction which is for a moment, works out for us more abundantly an eternal weight of glory,

Philippians 1:21

Because for me to live is Christ and to die is gain.

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