13 When tempted, no one should say, “God is tempting me.” For God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does he tempt anyone;
14 but each person is tempted when they are dragged away by their own evil desire and enticed.

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15 Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives birth to death.

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16 Don’t be deceived, my dear brothers and sisters.

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      17 Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.

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