1 Timothy 6:6

6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.

1 Timothy 6:6 in Other Translations

KJV
6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.
ESV
6 Now there is great gain in godliness with contentment,
NLT
6 Yet true godliness with contentment is itself great wealth.
MSG
6 A devout life does bring wealth, but it's the rich simplicity of being yourself before God.
CSB
6 But godliness with contentment is a great gain.

1 Timothy 6:6 In-Context

4 they are conceited and understand nothing. They have an unhealthy interest in controversies and quarrels about words that result in envy, strife, malicious talk, evil suspicions
5 and constant friction between people of corrupt mind, who have been robbed of the truth and who think that godliness is a means to financial gain.
6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.
7 For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it.
8 But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Philippians 4:11; Hebrews 13:5
  • 2. 1 Timothy 4:8
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