Scriptures About Debt - What God's Word Says About Managing Money

Scriptures About Debt – What God’s Word Says About Handling Money

Here are some scriptures about debt.  Hopefully these will help us to focus on getting rid of debt, and make sure we are living according to God’s Word when it comes to how we handle money, and staying out of debt.  We can all use some reminders, and encouragement to maintain a healthy relationship with money.

Deuteronomy 15:6

For the Lord your God will bless you as He has promised you, and you will lend to many nations, but you will not borrow; and you will rule over many nations, but they will not rule over you.

Deuteronomy 28:12

The Lord will open for you His good storehouse, the heavens, to give rain to your land in its season and to bless all the work of your hand; and you shall lend to many nations, but you shall not borrow.

Psalm 37:21

The wicked borrows and does not pay back, but the righteous is gracious and gives.

Proverbs 22:7

The rich rules over the poor, and the borrower becomes the lender’s slave.

Proverbs 22:26-27

Do not be a man who strikes hands in pledge or puts up security for debts; if you lack the means to pay, your very bed will be snatched from under you.

Ecclesiastes 5:5

It is better that you should not vow than that you should vow and not pay.

Romans 13:8

Owe nothing to anyone except to love one another; for he who loves his neighbor has fulfilled the law.



Here are some posts about debt, written from my own experiences.  Check them out, and I hope they can help you.

Debt – I Really Hate It!

Credit Card Debt – GONE!

Debt Snowball – How It Worked For Me

Spring Clean Your Debt – In The Fall

Let us know about your experience with debt.  Have any other scriptures about debt?  Share your store with us in the Comments below.  Thanks!

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