14What doth it profit,mybrethren,though a mansay he hathfaith,andhavenotworks?canfaithsavehim?15Ifabrotherorsisterbenaked,anddestitute of dailyfood,16Andoneofyousay unto them,Departinpeace, be ye warmedandfilled ; notwithstanding ye givethemnot those things which are needful to the body;what doth it profit?17Evensofaith,if it hathnotworks,isdead, being alone .a18Yea, a man may say , Thouhastfaith, and Ihaveworks:shewmethyfaithwithoutbthyworks, and I will shewtheemyfaithbymyworks.19Thoubelievestthat there isoneGod; thou doestwell: the devilsalsobelieve , andtremble .
20Butwilt thou know , Ovainman,thatfaithwithoutworksisdead?21WasnotAbrahamourfatherjustifiedbyworks, when he had offeredIsaachissonupon the altar?22
Seest thouhowfaithwrought with hisworks,andbyworkswasfaith made perfect ?
23And the scripture was fulfilled which saith , AbrahambelievedGod,and it was imputed unto himforrighteousness:and he was called the Friend of God.24
Ye seethen how thatbyworks a man is justified , andnotbyfaithonly.