James 3:11-18 NAS

11 Does a fountain send out from the same opening both afresh and bitter water?

References for James 3:11

    • ˜ 3:11 - Lit "sweet"
      12 1Can a fig tree, my brethren, produce olives, or a vine produce figs? Nor can salt water produce bfresh.

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        • ™ 3:12 - V 11, note 1

          Wisdom from Above

          13 Who among you is wise and understanding? 2Let him show by his 3good behavior his deeds in the gentleness of wisdom.

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          14 But if you have bitter 4jealousy and cselfish ambition in your heart, do not be arrogant and so lie against 5the truth.

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          15 This wisdom is not that which comes down 6from above, but is 7earthly, d8natural, 9demonic.

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          16 For where 10jealousy and eselfish ambition exist, fthere is disorder and every evil thing.

          References for James 3:16

            • œ 3:16 - V 14, note 1
            •  3:16 - I.e. in that place
              17 But the wisdom 11from above is first 12pure, then 13peaceable, 14gentle, greasonable, 15full of mercy and good fruits, 16unwavering, without 17hypocrisy.

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              18 And the h18seed whose fruit is righteousness is sown in peace iby those who make peace.

              References for James 3:18

                • Ÿ 3:18 - Lit "fruit of righteousness"
                •   3:18 - Or "for"