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James 4:11 NIV

11 Brothers and sisters, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against a brother or sistera or judges them speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it.

References for James 4:11

    • j 4:11 - The Greek word for "brother or sister" ("adelphos" ) refers here to a believer, whether man or woman, as part of God’s family.

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      • a 4:4 - An allusion to covenant unfaithfulness; see Hosea 3:1.
      • b 4:5 - Or "that the spirit he caused to dwell in us envies intensely;" or "that the Spirit he caused to dwell in us longs jealously"
      • c 4:6 - Prov. 3:34
      • d 4:11 - The Greek word for "brother or sister" ("adelphos" ) refers here to a believer, whether man or woman, as part of God’s family.