Bible verses about "content" | Darby

Exodus 16:8

8 And Moses said, When Jehovah gives you in the evening flesh to eat, and in the morning bread to the full; for Jehovah hears your murmurings which ye murmur against him ... and what [are] we? your murmurings are not against us, but against Jehovah.

Hosea 4:7

7 As they were multiplied, so they sinned against me: I will change their glory into shame.

Romans 6:23

23 For the wages of sin [is] death; but the act of favour of God, eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Philippians 4:11-13

11 Not that I speak as regards privation, for as to me *I* have learnt in those circumstances in which I am, to be satisfied in myself. 12 I know both how to be abased and I know how to abound. In everything and in all things I am initiated both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer privation. 13 I have strength for all things in him that gives me power.

Genesis 33:11

11 Take, I pray thee, my blessing which has been brought to thee; because God has been gracious to me, and because I have everything. And he urged him, and he took [it].

Proverbs 28:25

25 He that is puffed up in soul exciteth contention; but he that relieth upon Jehovah shall be made fat.

1 Timothy 6:6-9

6 But piety with contentment *is* great gain. 7 For we have brought nothing into the world: [it is] [manifest] that neither can we carry anything out. 8 But having sustenance and covering, we will be content with these. 9 But those who desire to be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and many unwise and hurtful lusts, which plunge men into destruction and ruin.

2 Corinthians 12:10

10 Wherefore I take pleasure in weaknesses, in insults, in necessities, in persecutions, in straits, for Christ: for when I am weak, then I am powerful.

Hebrews 13:5

5 [Let your] conversation [be] without love of money, satisfied with [your] present circumstances; for *he* has said, I will not leave thee, neither will I forsake thee.

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