38 Powerful Bible Verses About Addiction

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Addiction is a serious problem that affects millions of people around the world. The Bible contains a number of verses about addiction, and they can help people understand the disease better. Some of these verses say that addiction is caused by sin, and that God wants us to overcome it. Other verses offer hope and encouragement to those who are suffering from addiction.

Bible Verses About Addiction

proverbs 25 28 kjv bible verses about addiction

Proverbs 25:28

He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down, and without walls.

2 timothy 1 7 kjv bible verses about addiction

2 Timothy 1:7 

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

titus 2 11 12 kjv bible verses about temptation

Titus 2:11-12 

For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;

romans 13 12 kjv bible verses about addiction

Romans 13:12 

The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.

ephesians 5 15 kjv bible verses about addiction

Ephesians 5:15 

See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise,

ephesians 5 18 kjv bible verses about addiction

Ephesians 5:18 

And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit;

1 peter 5 8 kjv bible verses about temptation

1 Peter 5:8 

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:

james 1 12 15 kjv bible verses about addiction

James 1:12-15 

Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him. Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man: But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed. Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death.

1 corinthians 6 12 kjv bible verses about temptation

1 Corinthians 6:12 

All things are lawful unto me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any.

1 peter 2 11 kjv bible verses about temptation

1 Peter 2:11 

Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;

proverbs 20 1 kjv bible verses about addiction

Proverbs 20:1 

Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging: and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise.

john 8 36 kjv bible verses about addiction

John 8:36 

If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed.

1 corinthians 10 13 14 kjv bible verses about addiction

1 Corinthians 10:13-14 

There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it. Wherefore, my dearly beloved, flee from idolatry.

1 john 2 16 kjv bible verses about temptation

1 John 2:16 

For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.

1 corinthians 15 33 kjv bible verses about addiction

1 Corinthians 15:33 

Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners.

1 peter 5 10 kjv bible verses about addiction

1 Peter 5:10 

But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.

psalm 50 15 kjv bible verses about addiction

Psalm 50:15 

And call upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me.

1 corinthians 6 9 11 kjv bible verses about addiction

1 Corinthians 6:9-11 

Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind, Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of God. And such were some of you: but ye are washed, but ye are sanctified, but ye are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God.

titus 2 12 kjv bible verses about temptation

Titus 2:12 

Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;

james 1 2 3 kjv bible verses about temptation

James 1:2-3 

My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations; Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience.

hebrews 4 15 16 kjv bible verses about addiction

Hebrews 4:15-16 

For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin. Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.

john 3 16 17 kjv bible verses about addiction

John 3:16-17 

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.

philippians 4 13 kjv bible verses about addiction

Philippians 4:13 

I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.

psalm 95 8 kjv bible verses about addiction

Psalm 95:8 

Harden not your heart, as in the provocation, and as in the day of temptation in the wilderness:

matthew 6 13 kjv bible verses about temptation

Matthew 6:13 

And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.

matthew 26 41 kjv bible verses about temptation

Matthew 26:41 

Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

psalm 19 14 kjv bible verses about temptation

Psalm 19:14 

Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer.

psalm 30 1 3 kjv bible verses about addiction

Psalm 30:1-3 

A Psalm and Song at the dedication of the house of David. I will extol thee, O LORD; for thou hast lifted me up, and hast not made my foes to rejoice over me. O LORD my God, I cried unto thee, and thou hast healed me. O LORD, thou hast brought up my soul from the grave: thou hast kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit.

psalm 107 19 20 kjv bible verses about temptation

Psalm 107:19-20 

Then they cry unto the LORD in their trouble, and he saveth them out of their distresses. He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions.

james 4 7 kjv bible verses about addiction

James 4:7 

Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

james 4 10 kjv bible verses about addiction

James 4:10 

Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you up.

james 5 15 16 kjv bible verses about addiction

James 5:15-16 

And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him. Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.

revelation 21 3 4 kjv bible verses about addiction

Revelation 21:3-4 

And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, and be their God. And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.

romans 5 3 5 kjv bible verses about addiction

Romans 5:3-5 

And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation worketh patience; And patience, experience; and experience, hope: And hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given unto us.

galatians 6 1 kjv bible verses about addiction

Galatians 6:1 

Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such an one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted.

lamentations 3 40 kjv bible verses about addiction

Lamentations 3:40 

Let us search and try our ways, and turn again to the LORD.

jeremiah 29 12 13 kjv bible verses about addiction

Jeremiah 29:12-13 

Then shall ye call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you. And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart.

zechariah 9 12 kjv bible verses about temptation

Zechariah 9:12 

Turn you to the strong hold, ye prisoners of hope: even to day do I declare that I will render double unto thee;

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