Bible verses about "alcoholism" | DouayRheims

Proverbs 11:17

17 A merciful man doth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel casteth off even his own kindred.

Luke 21:34

34 And take heed to yourselves, lest perhaps your hearts be overcharged with surfeiting and drunkenness and the cares of this life: and that day come upon you suddenly.

1 Corinthians 6:19

19 Or know you not that your members are the temple of the Holy Ghost, who is in you, whom you have from God: and you are not your own?

1 Timothy 5:23

23 Do not still drink water, but use a little wine for thy stomach's sake and thy frequent infirmities.

Proverbs 23:31-32

31 Look not upon the wine when it is yellow, when the colour thereof shineth in the glass: it goeth in pleasantly, 32 But in the end, it will bite like a snake, and will spread abroad poison like a basilisk.

Proverbs 23:20

20 Be not in the feasts of great drinkers, nor in their revellings, who contribute flesh to eat:

Galatians 5:19-21

19 Now the works of the flesh are manifest: which are fornication, uncleanness, immodesty, luxury, 20 Idolatry, witchcrafts, enmities, contentions, emulations, wraths, quarrels, dissensions, sects, 21 Envies, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like. Of the which I foretell you, as I have foretold to you, that they who do such things shall not obtain the kingdom of God.

1 Corinthians 6:9-11

9 Know you not that the unjust shall not possess the kingdom of God? Do not err: Neither fornicators nor idolaters nor adulterers: 10 Nor the effeminate nor liers with mankind nor thieves nor covetous nor drunkards nor railers nor extortioners shall possess the kingdom of God. 11 And such some of you were. But you are washed: but you are sanctified: but you are justified: in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ and the Spirit of our God.

Isaiah 5:11

11 Woe to you that rise up early in the morning to follow drunkenness, and to drink in the evening, to be inflamed with wine.

James 4:7

7 Be subject therefore to God. But resist the devil: and he will fly from you.

Galatians 5:21

21 Envies, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like. Of the which I foretell you, as I have foretold to you, that they who do such things shall not obtain the kingdom of God.

Proverbs 20:1

1 Wine is a luxurious thing, and drunkenness riotous: whosoever is delighted therewith, shall not be wise.

Ephesians 5:18

18 And be not drunk with wine, wherein is luxury: but be ye filled with the Holy Spirit,

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