Most Relevant Verses
He that loveth pleasure shall be a poor man: he that loveth wine and oil shall not be rich.
For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty: and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.
Who hath woe? who hath sorrow? who hath contentions? who hath babbling? who hath wounds without cause? who hath redness of eyes? They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to seek mixed wine.
But they also have erred through wine, and through strong drink are out of the way; the priest and the prophet have erred through strong drink, they are swallowed up of wine, they are out of the way through strong drink; they err in vision, they stumble in judgment.
And the harp, and the viol, the tabret, and pipe, and wine, are in their feasts: but they regard not the work of the LORD, neither consider the operation of his hands.
Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying.
Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging: and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise.
And he drank of the wine, and was drunken; and he was uncovered within his tent. And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brethren without.
- Results (37 instances)
- Alcohol Abuse
- Alcoholic Beverages
- Amusements, Evil Results
- Avoiding Poverty
- Leisure, And Pastimes
- Self Indulgence
- Strong Drink
- Worldly Pleasures, Leads To