Parallel Verses

King James Version

And having food and raiment let us be therewith content.

New American Standard Bible

If we have food and covering, with these we shall be content.

Holman Bible

But if we have food and clothing,
we will be content with these.

International Standard Version

With food to eat and clothes to wear; content we are in everything.

A Conservative Version

but having food and covering we will be content with these.

American Standard Version

but having food and covering we shall be therewith content.

Amplified

But if we have food and clothing, with these we will be content.

An Understandable Version

But if we have [enough] food and clothing, we will [i.e., should] be content with that.

Anderson New Testament

And having food and raiment, with these let us be content.

Bible in Basic English

But if we have food and a roof over us, let that be enough.

Common New Testament

But if we have food and clothing, with these we shall be content.

Daniel Mace New Testament

we ought to think that sufficient. but they who will be rich, expose

Darby Translation

But having sustenance and covering, we will be content with these.

Godbey New Testament

however having food and raiment we shall be contented with these.

Goodspeed New Testament

If we have food and clothing we will be satisfied.

John Wesley New Testament

Having then food and covering, with these let us be content.

Julia Smith Translation

And having sustenance and covering, with these let us be contented.

King James 2000

And having food and clothing let us be with these things content.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But [if we] have food and clothing, with these [things] we will be content.

Modern King James verseion

But having food and clothing, we will be content.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When we have food and raiment, let us therewith be content.

Moffatt New Testament

If we have food and clothes, we must be content with that.

Montgomery New Testament

So if we have food and shelter, let us be content with that.

NET Bible

But if we have food and shelter, we will be satisfied with that.

New Heart English Bible

But having food and clothing, we will be content with that.

Noyes New Testament

If we have, then, food and raiment, we will be therewith content.

Sawyer New Testament

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

The Emphasized Bible

And, having sustenance and covering, we shall be content;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Having then food and raiment, let us be therewith content.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So, with food and shelter, we will be content.

Webster

And having food and raiment, with these let us be content.

Weymouth New Testament

and if we have food and clothing, with these we will be satisfied.

Williams New Testament

If we have food and clothes we will be satisfied.

World English Bible

But having food and clothing, we will be content with that.

Worrell New Testament

but, having food and raiment, with these we shall be content.

Worsley New Testament

having therefore food and raiment, let us be herewith content.

Youngs Literal Translation

but having food and raiment -- with these we shall suffice ourselves;

Interlinear

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

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

διατροφή 
Diatrophe 
Usage: 1

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

σκέπασμα 
Skepasma 
Usage: 1

let us be
ἀρκέω 
Arkeo 
Usage: 6

τούτοις 
Toutois 
Usage: 17

References

Context Readings

False Teachers And The Love Of Money

7 For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. 8 And having food and raiment let us be therewith content. 9 But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and perdition.



Cross References

Genesis 28:20

And Jacob vowed a vow, saying, If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and raiment to put on,

Genesis 48:15

And he blessed Joseph, and said, God, before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac did walk, the God which fed me all my life long unto this day,

Deuteronomy 2:7

For the LORD thy God hath blessed thee in all the works of thy hand: he knoweth thy walking through this great wilderness: these forty years the LORD thy God hath been with thee; thou hast lacked nothing.

Deuteronomy 8:3-4

And he humbled thee, and suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with manna, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know; that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the LORD doth man live.

Proverbs 27:23-27

Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds.

Proverbs 30:8-9

Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me:

Ecclesiastes 2:24-26

There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and that he should make his soul enjoy good in his labour. This also I saw, that it was from the hand of God.

Ecclesiastes 3:12-13

I know that there is no good in them, but for a man to rejoice, and to do good in his life.

Matthew 6:11

Give us this day our daily bread.

Matthew 6:25-33

Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?

Hebrews 13:5-6

Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.

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