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1 Timothy 6:6-10 NLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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6 Yet true religion with contentment is great wealth. 6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.
7 After all, we didn't bring anything with us when we came into the world, and we certainly cannot carry anything with us when we die. 7 For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it.
8 So if we have enough food and clothing, let us be content. 8 But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that.
9 But people who long to be rich fall into temptation and are trapped by many foolish and harmful desires that plunge them into ruin and destruction. 9 People who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires that plunge men into ruin and destruction.
10 For the love of money is at the root of all kinds of evil. And some people, craving money, have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with many sorrows. 10 For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, eager for money, have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs.