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Scriptures Relating to Being Contented
A large selection of scriptures from God's word relating to "Contentment" for personal edification or for bible study. All the scriptures have been taken from the New King James Bible unless otherwise stated. If you click on the scripture reference you will go to that scripture at 'Bible Gateway' where you can read it in the translation or language you want to.
And having food and clothing, with these we shall be content. 1 Timothy 6:8(NKJV)
The soul of a lazy man desires, and has nothing;
But the soul of the diligent shall be made rich.
Not that I speak in regard to need, for I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content: I know how to be abased, and I know how to abound. Everywhere and in all things I have learned both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need. Philippians 4:11-12(NKJV)
If they obey and serve Him,
They shall spend their days in prosperity,
And their years in pleasures.
Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him;
Do not fret because of him who prospers in his way,
Because of the man who brings wicked schemes to pass.
Cease from anger, and forsake wrath;
Do not fret—it only causes harm. Psalm 37:7-8(NKJV)
The fear of the Lord leads to life,
And he who has it will abide in satisfaction;
He will not be visited with evil. Proverbs 19:23(NKJV)
Oh, satisfy us early with Your mercy,
That we may rejoice and be glad all our days! Psalm 90:14(NKJV)
Let your conduct be without covetousness; be content with such things as you have. For He Himself has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” Hebrews 13:5(NKJV)
Now godliness with contentment is great gain. 1 Timothy 6:6(NKJV)
Why do you spend money for what is not bread,
And your wages for what does not satisfy?
Listen carefully to Me, and eat what is good,
And let your soul delight itself in abundance. Isaiah 55:2(NKJV)
Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in needs, in persecutions, in distresses, for Christ’s sake. For when I am weak, then I am strong. 2 Corinthians 12:10(NKJV)
As for me, I will see Your face in righteousness;
I shall be satisfied when I awake in Your likeness. Psalm 17:15(NKJV)
For He satisfies the longing soul,
And fills the hungry soul with goodness. Psalm 107:9(NKJV)
Who satisfies your mouth with good things,
So that your youth is renewed like the eagle's. Psalm 103:5(NKJV)
Do not fret because of evildoers, nor be envious of the wicked; for there will be no prospect for the evil man; the lamp of the wicked will be put out. Proverbs 24:19-20(NKJV)
Likewise the soldiers asked him, saying, "And what shall we do?" So he said to them, "Do not intimidate anyone or accuse falsely, and be content with your wages." Luke 3:14(NKJV)
The poor shall eat and be satisfied;
Those who seek Him will praise the Lord.
Let your heart live forever! Psalm 22:26(NKJV)
With long life I will satisfy him, and show him My salvation. Psalm 91:16(NKJV)