New Living Translation
So if we have enough food and clothing, let us be content.
King James Bible
And having food and raiment let us be therewith content.
Darby Bible Translation
But having sustenance and covering, we will be content with these.
World English Bible
But having food and clothing, we will be content with that.
Young's Literal Translation
but having food and raiment -- with these we shall suffice ourselves;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:8 Covering - That is, raiment and an house to cover us. This is all that a Christian needs, and all that his religion allows him to desire.
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Then Jacob made this vow: "If God will indeed be with me and protect me on this journey, and if he will provide me with food and clothing,
First, help me never to tell a lie. Second, give me neither poverty nor riches! Give me just enough to satisfy my needs.
Not that I was ever in need, for I have learned how to be content with whatever I have.
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