09/06/2017 - 'God helps those who help themselves' sounds like something from the Bible--but it's not! Here's the story behind it, and what the Bible actually . الانتقال إلى Christian Scripture - Christian minister Erwin Lutzer argues there is some support for this saying in the Bible (2 Thessalonians 3:10, James 4:8), however much more often God helps those who cannot help themselves, which is what grace is about (the parable of the Pharisee and the Publican, Ephesians 2:4–5, Romans 4:4–5). 26/07/2011 - How often have we heard the phrase, 'God helps those who help themselves'? . This is what some would call a 'phantom scripture'. 16/04/2007 - Answer: 'God helps those who help themselves' is probably the most often quoted phrase that is not found in the Bible. This saying is usually attributed to Ben . You will discover that the statement is not a verse in the Bible. . Inferring that we need to help ourselves and not depend totally on Him to provide our total . 11/07/2012 - Without the word 'love,' the verse takes on a completely different meaning . (KJV). 'The Seven Deadly Sins'. 2.bp.blogspot.com. The Seven Deadly . The Bible, in fact, speaks often about how much God helps humankind. Helping Others Bible verses in the King James Version (KJV) about Helping Others. . and to communicate forget not: for with such sacrifices God is well pleased. . that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves. Proverbs 3:27 - Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in . Helping People Bible verses in the King James Version (KJV) about Helping People. . Proverbs 19:17 - He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the LORD; and . they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many . Okay, let's find a Bible verse. Ready? 'God helps those who help themselves.' I'll give you a few minutes to look, but to save you time, you'll find it in 2 . Help Yourself? Concerning 'phantom scriptures' such as 'Phillips 66:1'; I am in debt to Dr. David Reagan for this example, and for inspiring the Sacred Cows .