Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

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

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

And having food and raiment let us be therewith 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.

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 nothing did we bring into the world -- it is manifest that we are able to carry nothing out; 8 but having food and raiment -- with these we shall suffice ourselves; 9 and those wishing to be rich, do fall into temptation and a snare, and many desires, foolish and hurtful, that sink men into ruin and destruction,



Cross References

Genesis 28:20

And Jacob voweth a vow, saying, 'Seeing God is with me, and hath kept me in this way which I am going, and hath given to me bread to eat, and a garment to put on --

Genesis 48:15

And he blesseth Joseph, and saith, 'God, before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac walked habitually: God who is feeding me from my being unto this day:

Deuteronomy 2:7

for Jehovah thy God hath blessed thee in all the work of thy hands; He hath known thy walking in this great wilderness these forty years; Jehovah thy God is with thee; thou hast not lacked anything.

Deuteronomy 8:3-4

'And He doth humble thee, and cause thee to hunger and doth cause thee to eat the manna (which thou hast not known, even thy fathers have not known), in order to cause thee to know that not by bread alone doth man live, but by every produce of the mouth of Jehovah man doth live.

Proverbs 27:23-27

Know well the face of thy flock, Set thy heart to the droves,

Proverbs 30:8-9

Vanity and a lying word put far from me, Poverty or wealth give not to me, Cause me to eat the bread of my portion,

Ecclesiastes 2:24-26

There is nothing good in a man who eateth, and hath drunk, and hath shewn his soul good in his labour. This also I have seen that it is from the hand of God.

Ecclesiastes 3:12-13

I have known that there is no good for them except to rejoice and to do good during their life,

Matthew 6:11

'Our appointed bread give us to-day.

Matthew 6:25-33

'Because of this I say to you, be not anxious for your life, what ye may eat, and what ye may drink, nor for your body, what ye may put on. Is not the life more than the nourishment, and the body than the clothing?

Hebrews 13:5-6

Without covetousness the behaviour, being content with the things present, for He hath said, 'No, I will not leave, no, nor forsake thee,'

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