17 Every good thing given and every perfect gift is 3from above, coming down from 4the Father of lights, 5with whom there is no variation or bshifting shadow.
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18 In the exercise of 6His will He 7brought us forth by 8the word of truth, so that we would be ca kind of 9first fruits damong His creatures.
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20 for 14the anger of man does not achieve the righteousness of God.
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21 Therefore, 15putting aside all filthiness and all fthat remains of wickedness, in ghumility receive 16the word implanted, which is able to save your souls.
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    • v 1:21 - Lit "abundance of malice"
    • w 1:21 - Or "gentleness"
      22 17But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merely hearers who delude themselves.
      23 For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man who looks at his hnatural face 18in a mirror;
      References for James 1:23
        • x 1:23 - Lit "the face of his birth;" or "nature"