Bible Verses About Contentment
Bible verses related to Contentment from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance
Philippians 4:11-12 - Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, [therewith] to be content. (Read More...)
Hebrews 13:5 - [Let your] conversation [be] without covetousness; [and be] content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.
1 Timothy 6:6-8 - But godliness with contentment is great gain. (Read More...)
1 Corinthians 7:17 - But as God hath distributed to every man, as the Lord hath called every one, so let him walk. And so ordain I in all churches.
Matthew 6:33 - But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
1 Timothy 6:6 - But godliness with contentment is great gain.
Philippians 4:11 - Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, [therewith] to be content.
Luke 12:15 - And he said unto them, Take heed, and beware of covetousness: for a man's life consisteth not in the abundance of the things which he possesseth.
Isaiah 26:3 - Thou wilt keep [him] in perfect peace, [whose] mind [is] stayed [on thee]: because he trusteth in thee.
Philippians 4:19 - But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
1 Timothy 6:17-19 - Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy; (Read More...)
1 Timothy 6:6-11 - But godliness with contentment is great gain. (Read More...)
Matthew 6:19-24 - Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: (Read More...)
Proverbs 30:8-9 - Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me: (Read More...)
2 Corinthians 12:10 - Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses for Christ's sake: for when I am weak, then am I strong.
Proverbs 14:14 - The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways: and a good man [shall be satisfied] from himself.
James 4:2 - Ye lust, and have not: ye kill, and desire to have, and cannot obtain: ye fight and war, yet ye have not, because ye ask not.
Ecclesiastes 6:7-9 - All the labour of man [is] for his mouth, and yet the appetite is not filled. (Read More...)
Psalms 37:3-5 - Trust in the LORD, and do good; [so] shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed. (Read More...)
Mark 10:23 - And Jesus looked round about, and saith unto his disciples, How hardly shall they that have riches enter into the kingdom of God!
Ecclesiastes 3:13 - And also that every man should eat and drink, and enjoy the good of all his labour, it [is] the gift of God.
Proverbs 3:5 - Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.
Proverbs 1:1-33 - The proverbs of Solomon the son of David, king of Israel; (Read More...)
Psalms 118:24 - This [is] the day [which] the LORD hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.
Psalms 103:1-5 - ([A Psalm] of David.) Bless the LORD, O my soul: and all that is within me, [bless] his holy name. (Read More...)
Psalms 23:1 - (A Psalm of David.) The LORD [is] my shepherd; I shall not want.
Psalms 16:11 - Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence [is] fulness of joy; at thy right hand [there are] pleasures for evermore.
James 4:8 - Draw nigh to God, and he will draw nigh to you. Cleanse [your] hands, [ye] sinners; and purify [your] hearts, [ye] double minded.
1 Corinthians 7:24 - Brethren, let every man, wherein he is called, therein abide with God.
Luke 3:14 - And the soldiers likewise demanded of him, saying, And what shall we do? And he said unto them, Do violence to no man, neither accuse [any] falsely; and be content with your wages.
Proverbs 28:25 - He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.
Proverbs 15:30 - The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart: [and] a good report maketh the bones fat.
1 John 4:10 - Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son [to be] the propitiation for our sins.
Ecclesiastes 8:15 - Then I commended mirth, because a man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry: for that shall abide with him of his labour the days of his life, which God giveth him under the sun.
Psalms 37:16 - A little that a righteous man hath [is] better than the riches of many wicked.
1 Timothy 6:10-11 - For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows. (Read More...)
Philippians 4:12 - I know both how to be abased, and I know how to abound: every where and in all things I am instructed both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need.
1 Corinthians 7:20 - Let every man abide in the same calling wherein he was called.
1 Corinthians 1:30 - But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:
Matthew 6:25 - Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?
Habakkuk 3:16-18 - When I heard, my belly trembled; my lips quivered at the voice: rottenness entered into my bones, and I trembled in myself, that I might rest in the day of trouble: when he cometh up unto the people, he will invade them with his troops. (Read More...)
Isaiah 30:19-22 - For the people shall dwell in Zion at Jerusalem: thou shalt weep no more: he will be very gracious unto thee at the voice of thy cry; when he shall hear it, he will answer thee. (Read More...)
Ecclesiastes 9:7-9 - Go thy way, eat thy bread with joy, and drink thy wine with a merry heart; for God now accepteth thy works. (Read More...)
Ecclesiastes 5:12 - The sleep of a labouring man [is] sweet, whether he eat little or much: but the abundance of the rich will not suffer him to sleep.
Ecclesiastes 3:12 - I know that [there is] no good in them, but for [a man] to rejoice, and to do good in his life.
Ecclesiastes 2:24 - [There is] nothing better for a man, [than] that he should eat and drink, and [that] he should make his soul enjoy good in his labour. This also I saw, that it [was] from the hand of God.
Proverbs 17:22 - A merry heart doeth good [like] a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones.
Proverbs 17:1 - Better [is] a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, than an house full of sacrifices [with] strife.
Proverbs 16:8 - Better [is] a little with righteousness than great revenues without right.
Psalms 55:22 - Cast thy burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain thee: he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved.
Psalms 37:7 - Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for him: fret not thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man who bringeth wicked devices to pass.
Psalms 34:8 - O taste and see that the LORD [is] good: blessed [is] the man [that] trusteth in him.
1 John 5:20 - And we know that the Son of God is come, and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, [even] in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.
James 4:1-2 - From whence [come] wars and fightings among you? [come they] not hence, [even] of your lusts that war in your members? (Read More...)
James 2:5 - Hearken, my beloved brethren, Hath not God chosen the poor of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?
Philippians 3:7-8 - But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ. (Read More...)
Galatians 5:26 - Let us not be desirous of vain glory, provoking one another, envying one another.
1 Corinthians 9:22 - To the weak became I as weak, that I might gain the weak: I am made all things to all [men], that I might by all means save some.
Romans 14:17 - For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Ghost.
Acts 20:24 - But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
Acts 12:7 - And, behold, the angel of the Lord came upon [him], and a light shined in the prison: and he smote Peter on the side, and raised him up, saying, Arise up quickly. And his chains fell off from [his] hands.
Acts 12:1-6 - Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth [his] hands to vex certain of the church. (Read More...)
John 2:1-22 - And the third day there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the mother of Jesus was there: (Read More...)
Matthew 6:28-34 - And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin: (Read More...)
Jeremiah 29:13 - And ye shall seek me, and find [me], when ye shall search for me with all your heart.
Ecclesiastes 4:6 - Better [is] an handful [with] quietness, than both the hands full [with] travail and vexation of spirit.
Proverbs 30:8 - Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me:
Psalms 27:8 - [When thou saidst], Seek ye my face; my heart said unto thee, Thy face, LORD, will I seek.
Psalms 16:6 - The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant [places]; yea, I have a goodly heritage.
2 Kings 4:13 - And he said unto him, Say now unto her, Behold, thou hast been careful for us with all this care; what [is] to be done for thee? wouldest thou be spoken for to the king, or to the captain of the host? And she answered, I dwell among mine own people.
2 Samuel 19:33-37 - And the king said unto Barzillai, Come thou over with me, and I will feed thee with me in Jerusalem. (Read More...)
Genesis 33:11 - Take, I pray thee, my blessing that is brought to thee; because God hath dealt graciously with me, and because I have enough. And he urged him, and he took [it].
Hebrews 5:8 - Though he were a Son, yet learned he obedience by the things which he suffered;
Hebrews 4:6-7 - Seeing therefore it remaineth that some must enter therein, and they to whom it was first preached entered not in because of unbelief: (Read More...)
1 Timothy 3:2-3 - A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach; (Read More...)
Philippians 2:13 - For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of [his] good pleasure.
1 Corinthians 7:21 - Art thou called [being] a servant? care not for it: but if thou mayest be made free, use [it] rather.
Romans 5:1-2 - Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ: (Read More...)
Romans 3:4-6 - God forbid: yea, let God be true, but every man a liar; as it is written, That thou mightest be justified in thy sayings, and mightest overcome when thou art judged. (Read More...)
Romans 2:29 - But he [is] a Jew, which is one inwardly; and circumcision [is that] of the heart, in the spirit, [and] not in the letter; whose praise [is] not of men, but of God.
Acts 15:7-10 - And when there had been much disputing, Peter rose up, and said unto them, Men [and] brethren, ye know how that a good while ago God made choice among us, that the Gentiles by my mouth should hear the word of the gospel, and believe. (Read More...)
Acts 3:6 - Then Peter said, Silver and gold have I none; but such as I have give I thee: In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth rise up and walk.
John 21:18 - Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When thou wast young, thou girdedst thyself, and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry [thee] whither thou wouldest not.
John 15:26 - But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, [even] the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, he shall testify of me:
Luke 18:25 - For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
Luke 15:17 - And when he came to himself, he said, How many hired servants of my father's have bread enough and to spare, and I perish with hunger!
Luke 12:13-15 - And one of the company said unto him, Master, speak to my brother, that he divide the inheritance with me. (Read More...)
Luke 6:20 - And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed [be ye] poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.
Matthew 24:45 - Who then is a faithful and wise servant, whom his lord hath made ruler over his household, to give them meat in due season?
Matthew 20:1-16 - For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man [that is] an householder, which went out early in the morning to hire labourers into his vineyard. (Read More...)
Matthew 5:6 - Blessed [are] they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
Hosea 4:7 - As they were increased, so they sinned against me: [therefore] will I change their glory into shame.
Ezekiel 38:23 - Thus will I magnify myself, and sanctify myself; and I will be known in the eyes of many nations, and they shall know that I [am] the LORD.
Ezekiel 18:31 - Cast away from you all your transgressions, whereby ye have transgressed; and make you a new heart and a new spirit: for why will ye die, O house of Israel?
Ezekiel 16:49-50 - Behold, this was the iniquity of thy sister Sodom, pride, fulness of bread, and abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters, neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy. (Read More...)
Isaiah 58:11 - And the LORD shall guide thee continually, and satisfy thy soul in drought, and make fat thy bones: and thou shalt be like a watered garden, and like a spring of water, whose waters fail not.
Isaiah 30:18 - And therefore will the LORD wait, that he may be gracious unto you, and therefore will he be exalted, that he may have mercy upon you: for the LORD [is] a God of judgment: blessed [are] all they that wait for him.
Isaiah 26:7 - The way of the just [is] uprightness: thou, most upright, dost weigh the path of the just.
Isaiah 1:1-31 - The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz, which he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem in the days of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, [and] Hezekiah, kings of Judah. (Read More...)
Proverbs 28:20 - A faithful man shall abound with blessings: but he that maketh haste to be rich shall not be innocent.
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