From whence come warsandfightingsaamongyou? come they nothence, even ofyourlusts that warinyourmembers?2
Ye lust , andhavenot: ye kill , and desire to have , andcannotobtain : ye fightandwar , yet ye havenot,becauseyeasknot.3
Ye ask , andreceivenot,because ye askamiss,that ye may consume it uponyourlusts.b4
Ye adulterersandadulteresses, know yenotthat the friendship of the worldisenmity with God?whosoevertherefore will be a friend of the worldis the enemy of God.5Do ye thinkthat the scripturesaith in vain, The spiritthatdwellethinuslustethtoenvy?6But he givethmoregrace.Wherefore he saith , Godresisteth the proud,butgivethgrace unto the humble.