161Do not be adeceived, 2my belovedbrethren.
17Everygoodthinggiven and everyperfectgift is 3from above, comingdown from 4the Father of lights, 5with whomthere is novariationorbshiftingshadow.
In the exercise of 6His will He 7brought us forth by 8the word of truth, so that we would be ca kind of 9firstfruitsdamong His creatures.
19eThis 10you know, 11my belovedbrethren. But everyone must be quick to hear, 12slow to speak and 13slow to anger;
for 14the anger of man does not achieve the righteousness of God.
21Therefore, 15puttingasideallfilthiness and all fthat remains of wickedness, in ghumilityreceive16the wordimplanted, which is able to save your souls.
2217But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merelyhearers who deludethemselves.
For ifanyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man who looks at his hnaturalface18in a mirror;