19 Holy Bible Verses about Addiction

These Bible verses for addiction tell us that God has the power of addiction even over Satan. He can offer help to ourselves and those around us in a time of need. The following Bible verses for addiction explain how to find help from God. These words and His teaching can help guide us back to the path of freedom.

Whether for yourself or for others in need of the words of The Lord. I hope these verses offer some support and help.

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Dear Father in Heaven, Heavenly Father, Almighty God, Most High Father,

I come to you today filled with this most terrible of feelings of addiction. Though my intentions are good, this is hurting my loved ones very much. I feel as if everything I’ve been doing to bring myself closer to You is being destroyed by this one thing. I know these things can hold me back and bring ruin, yet not only have I ruined my own happiness, but it has even begun affecting those whom I love the most.

Bring me beyond my addiction and hold me to your side dear Lord. Amen.


Ephesians 5:18

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”And do not get drunk with wine, for that is debauchery, but be filled with the Spirit…”

Psalms 50:15

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and call on me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor me.”

Peter 5:8

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Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.

Peter 2:11

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Beloved, I urge you as sojourners and exiles to abstain from the passions of the flesh, which wage war against your soul.

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Romans 13:14

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But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh, to gratify its desires.

James 4:7

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

Philippians 4:13

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I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

Galatians 5:16

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But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh.

Galatians 5:1

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For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.

Matthew 6:13

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And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.

Proverbs 6:27

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Can a man carry fire next to his chest and his clothes not be burned?

Psalm 91:3

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For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence.

Timothy 1:7

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For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.

Corinthians 11:14

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And no wonder, for even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light.

John 8:36

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So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.

Hebrews 2:18

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For because he himself has suffered when tempted, he is able to help those who are being tempted.

Proverbs 20:1

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Wine is a mocker, strong drink a brawler, and whoever is led astray by it is not wise.

Luke 7:47

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Therefore I tell you, her sins, which are many, are forgiven—for she loved much. But he who is forgiven little, loves little.”

Proverbs 23:20

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Be not among drunkards or among gluttonous eaters of meat,

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