“And hauing food and raiment let vs be therewith content.”
1611 King James Version (KJV)
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.
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.
And having food and raiment let us be therewith content.
- King James Version
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