Therefore, get rid of1 all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you,2 which can save you.
References for James 1:21
Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.3
References for James 1:22
Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like a man who looks at his face in a mirror