James 2:16 LEB

16 and one of you should say to them, "Go in peace, keep warm and {eat well}," but does not give them what is necessary for the body, what [is] the benefit?

References for James 2:16

    • j 2:16 - Literally, "be satisfied"

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      • a 2:2 - Literally "a man," but clearly in a generic sense here meaning "someone, a person"
      • b 2:2 - Literally "synagogue," but here probably referring to a Christian assembly
      • c 2:3 - Some manuscripts have "you stand there or be seated"
      • d 2:7 - Literally "that was called over you"
      • e 2:8 - A quotation from Lev 19:18
      • f 2:9 - *Here "[and thus]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("are convicted") which is understood as result
      • g 2:11 - A quotation from Exod 20:14; Deut 5:18
      • h 2:11 - A quotation from Exod 20:13; Deut 5:17
      • i 2:14 - *The negative construction in Greek anticipates a negative answer here
      • j 2:16 - Literally, "be satisfied"
      • k 2:18 - Some see the quotation by "someone" extending to the end of v. 18, while others see it extending through v. 19
      • l 2:18 - *Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun
      • m 2:18 - *Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun
      • n 2:21 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("offered up") which is understood as temporal
      • o 2:23 - A quotation from Gen 15:6
      • p 2:25 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("welcomed") which is understood as temporal