Bible VersionsNIVJames 1:2; James 1:12
James 1:2; James 1:12 (New International Version)
Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds,
Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.
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