James 2:1-4 NIV

Favoritism Forbidden

1 My brothers, as believers in our glorious1 Lord Jesus Christ, don't show favoritism.2

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2 Suppose a man comes into your meeting wearing a gold ring and fine clothes, and a poor man in shabby clothes also comes in.
3 If you show special attention to the man wearing fine clothes and say, "Here's a good seat for you," but say to the poor man, "You stand there" or "Sit on the floor by my feet,"
4 have you not discriminated among yourselves and become judges3 with evil thoughts?

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