Bible verses about "obesity" | CAB

Isaiah 55:1-2

1 You that thirst, go to the water, and all that have no money, go and buy; and eat and drink wine and milk without money or price. 2 Why do you value at the price of money, and give your labor for that which will not satisfy? Hearken to Me, and you shall eat that which is good, and your soul shall feast itself on good things.

John 6:4

4 Now the Passover, the feast of the Jews, was near.

Galatians 5:22-24

22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, self-control--against such things there is no law. 24 And those who are Christ's have crucified the flesh with its passions and lusts.

3 John 1:2

2 Beloved, concerning all things I pray you to prosper and to be healthy, just as your soul prospers.

Titus 2:3-5

3 Older women likewise are to be reverent in demeanor, not slanderers, not given to much wine, teaching what is good, 4 so that they may urge the young women to be lovers of their husbands, lovers of their children, 5 temperate, pure, homemakers, good, submitting to their own husbands, lest the word of God be blasphemed.

Luke 21:34

34 "But take heed to yourselves, lest your hearts be weighed down with carousing, drunkenness, and worries of life, and that Day come upon you unexpectedly.

Galatians 5:16

16 I say then: Walk in the Spirit, and you shall by no means fulfill the lust of the flesh.

Philippians 3:19

19 whose end is destruction, whose god is their belly, and whose glory is in their shame--who are mindful of earthly things.

Proverbs 23:2

2 and apply your hand, knowing that it behooves you to prepare such meats; but if you are very insatiable,

Proverbs 30:8

8 Remove vanity and falsehood far from me, and give me neither wealth nor poverty, but appoint to me what is needful and sufficient:

Proverbs 23:20

20 Be not a winebibber, neither continue long at feasts, and purchases of flesh;

Proverbs 23:20-21

20 Be not a winebibber, neither continue long at feasts, and purchases of flesh; 21 for every drunkard and whoremonger shall be poor, and every sluggard shall clothe himself with tatters and ragged garments.

1 Corinthians 6:19-20

19 Or do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God, and you are not your own? 20 For you were bought with a price; therefore glorify God in your body and in your spirit, which are God's.

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