14 occurrences in 7 translations

'Indulge' in the Bible

Esau said, "Let me leave some of my people with you." But he replied, "Why do that? Please indulge me, my lord."

I decided to indulge in wine, while still remaining committed to wisdom. I also tried to indulge in foolishness, just enough to determine whether it was good for human beings under heaven given the short time of their lives.

When their drinking has ended, they surely indulge in sexual orgies. They love lewdness more than their glory.

We must not gratify evil desire and indulge in immorality as some of them did -- "and twenty-three thousand [suddenly] fell dead in a single day!

I wish you would bear with me while I indulge in a little [so-called] foolishness. Do bear with me!

In their spiritual apathy they have become callous and past feeling and reckless and have abandoned themselves [a prey] to unbridled sensuality, eager and greedy to indulge in every form of impurity [that their depraved desires may suggest and demand].

Such [practices] have indeed the outward appearance [that popularly passes] for wisdom, in promoting self-imposed rigor of devotion and delight in self-humiliation and severity of discipline of the body, but they are of no value in checking the indulgence of the flesh (the lower nature). [Instead, they do not honor God but serve only to indulge the flesh.]

But from irreligious and frivolous talk hold aloof, for those who indulge in it will proceed from bad to worse in impiety,

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