Bible verses about "physical exercise" | CAB

Romans 12:1

1 Therefore, brothers, I exhort you through the compassions of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, well pleasing to God, which is your intelligent service.

1 Peter 3:3-4

3 Of whom let it not be the outward adorning of braiding of hair, and wearing of gold, or of putting on of fine clothes, 4 rather let it be the hidden person of the heart, with the incorruptible attitude of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is very precious before God.

2 Timothy 4:7

7 I have fought the good fight. I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.

Hebrews 12:1

1 So therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every impediment, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,

Proverbs 24:5

5 A wise man is better than a strong man, and a man who has prudence than a large estate.

Isaiah 40:28-31

28 And now, have you not known? Have you not heard? The eternal God, the God that formed the ends of the earth, shall not hunger, nor be weary, and there is no searching of His understanding. 29 He gives strength to the hungry, and sorrow to them that are not suffering. 30 For the young men shall hunger, and the youths shall be weary, and the choice men shall be powerless; 31 but they that wait on God shall renew their strength; they shall put forth new feathers like eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; they shall walk, and not faint.

Philippians 4:13

13 I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.

1 Corinthians 9:24

24 Do you not know that those running in a stadium all run, but one receives the prize? So run, in order that you may win.

Proverbs 31:17

17 She strongly girds her loins, and strengthens her arms for work.

1 Corinthians 9:27

27 But I treat my body roughly, and I bring it into subjection, lest, having preached to others, I myself should become disqualified.

3 John 1:2

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

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.

1 Timothy 4:8

8 For bodily exercise is profitable a little, but godliness is profitable for all things, having promise of the present life and of the coming life.

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