Bible VersionsNASJames 1:17; James 1:27; James 2:21; James 3:9
James 1:17; James 1:27; James 2:21; James 3:9 (New American Standard)
Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow.
Pure and undefiled religion in the sight of our God and Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their distress, and to keep oneself unstained by the world.
Was not Abraham our father justified by works when he offered up Isaac his son on the altar?
With it we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who have been made in the likeness of God;
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