James 3:4 NAS

4 Look at the ships also, though they are so great and are driven by strong winds, are still directed by a very small rudder wherever the inclination of the pilot desires.

Study tools for James 3:4

  • a 3:1 - Or "greater condemnation"
  • b 3:2 - Lit "word"
  • c 3:6 - Or "existence, origin"
  • d 3:6 - Gr "Gehenna"
  • e 3:7 - Lit "nature"
  • f 3:7 - Lit "nature"
  • g 3:11 - Lit "sweet"
  • h 3:12 - V 11, note 1
  • i 3:14 - Or "strife"
  • j 3:15 - Or "unspiritual"
  • k 3:16 - V 14, note 1
  • l 3:16 - I.e. in that place
  • m 3:17 - Or "willing to yield"
  • n 3:18 - Lit "fruit of righteousness"
  • o 3:18 - Or "for"