10 Bible Verses about Drunkenness, Results
Most Relevant Verses
He who loves pleasure will be a poor man; he who loves wine and oil will not be rich.
For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty, and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.
Who has woe? Who has sorrow? Who has strife? Who has complaining? Who has wounds without cause? Who has redness and dimness of eyes? Those who tarry long at the wine, those who go to seek and try mixed wine.
But even these reel from wine and stagger from strong drink: the priest and the prophet reel from strong drink; they are confused from wine, they stagger and are gone astray through strong drink; they err in vision, they stumble when pronouncing judgment.
They have lyre and harp, tambourine and flute and wine at their feasts, but they do not regard the deeds of the Lord, neither do they consider the operation of His hands [in mercy and in judgment].
Let us live and conduct ourselves honorably and becomingly as in the [open light of] day, not in reveling (carousing) and drunkenness, not in immorality and debauchery (sensuality and licentiousness), not in quarreling and jealousy.
Wine is a mocker, strong drink a riotous brawler; and whoever errs or reels because of it is not wise.
And he drank of the wine and became drunk, and he was uncovered and lay naked in his tent. And Ham, the father of Canaan, glanced at and 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