2 1Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter 2various atrials,
References for James 1:2
3 knowing that 3the testing of your 4faith produces b5endurance.
References for James 1:3
    • d 1:3 - Or "steadfastness"
      4 And let c6endurance have its perfect dresult, so that you may be e7perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
      References for James 1:4
        • e 1:4 - V 3, note 1
        • f 1:4 - Lit "work"
        • g 1:4 - Or "mature"
          5 But if any of you 8lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and fwithout reproach, and 9it will be given to him.
          References for James 1:5
            • h 1:5 - Lit "does not reproach"
              6 But he must 10ask in faith 11without any doubting, for the one who doubts is like the surf of the sea, 12driven and tossed by the wind.
              7 For that man ought not to expect that he will receive anything from the Lord,
              8 being a g13double-minded man, 14unstable in all his ways.
              References for James 1:8
                • i 1:8 - Or "doubting, hesitating"