James 2:1-13 KJV

1 My brethren, have not the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory, with respect of persons.
2 For if there come unto your assemblya a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man in vile raiment;

References for James 2:2

    • e 2:2 - assembly: Gr. synagogue
      6 But ye have despised the poor. Do not rich men oppress you, and draw * you before the judgment seats?
      7 Do not they blasphemeb that worthy name by the which ye are called ?

      References for James 2:7

        • f 2:7 - blaspheme: or, revile, or, slander
          8 If ye fulfil the royal law according to the scripture, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself, ye do well:
          9 But if ye have respect to persons , ye commit sin, and are convinced of the law as transgressors.
          10 For whosoever shall keep the whole law, and yet offend in one point, he is guilty of all.
          11 For he that said , Do not commit adultery , said also, Do not kill . Now if thou commit no adultery , yet if thou kill , thou art become a transgressor of the law.
          12 So speak ye , and so do , as they that shall be judged by the law of liberty.
          13 For he shall have judgment without mercy, that hath shewed no mercy; and mercy rejoiceth against judgment.