James 4:6-16 NAS

6 But 1He gives a greater grace. Therefore it says, "2GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE."

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7 3Submit therefore to God. 4Resist the devil and he will flee from you.

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8 5Draw near to God and He will draw near to you. 6Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and 7purify your hearts, you 8double-minded.
9 9Be miserable and mourn and weep; let your laughter be turned into mourning and your joy to gloom.

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10 10Humble yourselves in the presence of the Lord, and He will exalt you.

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11 11Do not speak against one another, 12brethren. He who speaks against a brother or 13judges his brother, speaks against 14the law and judges the law; but if you judge the law, you are not 15a doer of the law but a judge of it.

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12 There is only one 16Lawgiver and Judge, the One who is 17able to save and to destroy; but 18who are you who judge your neighbor?

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13 19Come now, you who say, "20Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit."

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14 aYet you do not know bwhat your life will be like tomorrow. 21You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away.

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    • § 4:14 - Lit "Who do not"
    • ¨ 4:14 - Or "what" will happen" tomorrow. What kind of life is yours?"
      15 cInstead, you ought to say, "22If the Lord wills, we will live and also do this or that."

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        • © 4:15 - Lit "Instead of your saying"
          16 But as it is, you boast in your darrogance; 23all such boasting is evil.

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            • ª 4:16 - Or "pretensions"