16 Bible Verses about overeating
Most Relevant Verses
“Be on guard, so that your hearts will not be weighted down with dissipation and drunkenness and the worries of life, and that day will not come on you suddenly like a trap;
But when you are invited, go and recline at the last place, so that when the one who has invited you comes, he may say to you, ‘Friend, move up higher’; then you will have honor in the sight of all who are at the table with you.
For the heavy drinker and the glutton will come to poverty,
And drowsiness will clothe one with rags.
Behold, this was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had arrogance, abundant food and careless ease, but she did not help the poor and needy.
For as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered the ark,
So the king died and was brought to Samaria, and they buried the king in Samaria.
Beloved, I urge you as aliens and strangers to abstain from fleshly lusts which wage war against the soul.