42 Bible Verses about Being Content
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I know how to get along with humble means, and I also know how to live in prosperity; in any and every circumstance I have learned the secret of being filled and going hungry, both of having abundance and suffering need.
He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves abundance with its income. This too is vanity.
Make sure that your character is free from the love of money, being content with what you have; for He Himself has said, “I will never desert you, nor will I ever forsake you,”
I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.
For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.
For many walk, of whom I often told you, and now tell you even weeping, that they are enemies of the cross of Christ,
Be of the same mind toward one another; do not be haughty in mind, but associate with the lowly. Do not be wise in your own estimation.
The fear of the Lord leads to life,
So that one may sleep satisfied, untouched by evil.
As for me, I shall behold Your face in righteousness;
I will be satisfied with Your likeness when I awake.
For this reason, if I come, I will call attention to his deeds which he does, unjustly accusing us with wicked words; and not satisfied with this, he himself does not receive the brethren, either, and he forbids those who desire to do so and puts them out of the church.
“You will eat, but you will not be satisfied,
And your vileness will be in your midst.
You will try to remove for safekeeping,
But you will not preserve anything,
And what you do preserve I will give to the sword.
Some soldiers were questioning him, saying, “And what about us, what shall we do?” And he said to them, “Do not take money from anyone by force, or accuse anyone falsely, and be content with your wages.”
For the love of money is a root of all sorts of evil, and some by longing for it have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs.
Remember the prisoners, as though in prison with them, and those who are ill-treated, since you yourselves also are in the body.
And a woman who has an unbelieving husband, and he consents to live with her, she must not send her husband away.
For he who was called in the Lord while a slave, is the Lord’s freedman; likewise he who was called while free, is Christ’s slave.
I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
“You will have plenty to eat and be satisfied
And praise the name of the Lord your God,
Who has dealt wondrously with you;
Then My people will never be put to shame.
Brethren, join in following my example, and observe those who walk according to the pattern you have in us.
For our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
- Content (49 instances)