1 Timothy 6:8

“And having food and raiment let us be therewith content.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And hauing food and raiment let vs be therewith content.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

If we have food and covering, with these we shall be content.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

but having food and covering we shall be therewith content.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But if we have food and a roof over us, let that be enough.
- Basic English Bible

But having sustenance and covering, we will be content with these.
- Darby Bible

And having food and raiment, with these let us be content.
- Webster's Bible

and if we have food and clothing, with these we will be satisfied.
- Weymouth Bible

But having food and clothing, we will be content with that.
- World English Bible

But we hauynge foodis, and with what thingus we schulen be hilid, be we paied with these thingis.
- Wycliffe Bible

but having food and raiment -- with these we shall suffice ourselves;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Timothy 6:8


6:8 Covering - That is, raiment and an house to cover us. This is all that a Christian needs, and all that his religion allows him to desire.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Timothy 6:8


1Ti 6:8 And having food and raiment let us be therewith content. Having the necessities of life let us be content without piling up wealth.

Discussion for 1 Timothy 6:8

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