2 You lust and do not have; so you 1commit murder. You are envious and cannot * obtain; so you fight and quarrel. You do not have because you do not ask.

References for James 4:2

3 You ask and 2do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your pleasures.

References for James 4:3

    • c 4:3 - Lit "wickedly"
    • d 4:3 - Lit "in"