Bible VersionsNASJames 1:2; James 1:5; James 1:8; James 1:17; James 1:19; James 1:21; James 2:10; James 3:7; James 3:16; James 4:16; James 5:12
James 1:2; James 1:5; James 1:8; James 1:17; James 1:19; James 1:21; James 2:10; James 3:7; James 3:16; James 4:16; James 5:12 (New American Standard)
Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials,
But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.
being a double-minded man, unstable in all his ways.
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.
This you know, my beloved brethren. But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger;
Therefore, putting aside all filthiness and all that remains of wickedness, in humility receive the word implanted, which is able to save your souls.
For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles in one point, he has become guilty of all.
For every species of beasts and birds, of reptiles and creatures of the sea, is tamed and has been tamed by the human race.
For where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there is disorder and every evil thing.
But as it is, you boast in your arrogance; all such boasting is evil.
But above all, my brethren, do not swear, either by heaven or by earth or with any other oath; but your yes is to be yes, and your no, no, so that you may not fall under judgment.
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