gambling and the Bible
Samson foolishly made a bet and lost because his opponents cheated (Judges 14).
- What does it mean to throw LOTS? Answer
“A faithful man shall abound with blessings: but he that maketh haste to be rich shall not be innocent.” Proverbs 28:20
God’s control of chance—“The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole disposing thereof is of the LORD.” Proverbs 16:33
- Should Christians be involved with lotteries or other forms of gambling? Answer
- How can I decide whether a particular activity—such as smoking, gambling, etc.—is wrong? Answer
Article Version: September 11, 2019