10 Bible Verses about Drunkenness, Results
Most Relevant Verses
He who loves pleasure will become a poor man;
He who loves wine and oil will not become rich.
For the heavy drinker and the glutton will come to poverty,
And drowsiness will clothe one with rags.
Who has woe? Who has sorrow?
Who has contentions? Who has complaining?
Who has wounds without cause?
Who has redness of eyes?
Those who linger long over wine,
Those who go to taste mixed wine.
And these also reel with wine and stagger from strong drink:
The priest and the prophet reel with strong drink,
They are confused by wine, they stagger from strong drink;
They reel while having visions,
They totter when rendering judgment.
Their banquets are accompanied by lyre and harp, by tambourine and flute, and by wine;
But they do not pay attention to the deeds of the Lord,
Nor do they consider the work of His hands.
On the day of our king, the princes became sick with the heat of wine;
He stretched out his hand with scoffers,
Let us behave properly as in the day, not in carousing and drunkenness, not in sexual promiscuity and sensuality, not in strife and jealousy.
He drank of the wine and became drunk, and uncovered himself inside his tent.
Wine is a mocker, strong drink a brawler,
And whoever is intoxicated by it is not wise.
He drank of the wine and became drunk, and uncovered himself inside his tent. Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brothers outside.
- Results (37 instances)
- Alcohol Abuse
- Alcoholic Beverages
- Amusements, Evil Results
- Avoiding Poverty
- Leisure, And Pastimes
- Self Indulgence
- Strong Drink
- Worldly Pleasures, Leads To