Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Timothy 4:8 in English Standard Version "for while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come." Ps 37:4 Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart. Ps 37:9 For the evildoers shall be cut off, but those who wait for the Lord shall inherit the land. Ps 37:11 But the meek shall inherit the land and delight themselves in abundant peace. Ps 84:11 For the Lord God is a sun and shield; the Lord bestows favor and honor. No good thing does he withhold from those who walk uprightly. Ps 112:2 His offspring will be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright will be blessed. Ps 145:19 He fulfills the desire of those who fear him; he also hears their cry and saves them. Pr 19:23 The fear of the Lord leads to life, and whoever has it rests satisfied; he will not be visited by harm. Pr 22:4 The reward for humility and fear of the Lord is riches and honor and life. Mt 6:33 But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. Mr 10:30 who will not receive a hundredfold now in this time, houses and brothers and sisters and mothers and children and lands, with persecutions, and in the age to come eternal life. Col 2:23 These have indeed an appearance of wisdom in promoting self-made religion and asceticism and severity to the body, but they are of no value in stopping the indulgence of the flesh. 1Ti 6:6 But godliness with contentment is great gain, 1Pe 3:9 Do not repay evil for evil or reviling for reviling, but on the contrary, bless, for to this you were called, that you may obtain a blessing.