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James 1:15-25

NIV 15 Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives birth to death. NIV 15 Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives birth to death. NIV 16 Don't be deceived, my dear brothers. NIV 16 Don't be deceived, my dear brothers. NIV 17 Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. NIV 17 Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. NIV 18 He chose to give us birth through the word of truth, that we might be a kind of firstfruits of all he created. NIV 18 He chose to give us birth through the word of truth, that we might be a kind of firstfruits of all he created. NIV 19 My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, NIV 19 My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, NIV 20 for man's anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires. NIV 20 for man's anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires. NIV 21 Therefore, get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you. NIV 21 Therefore, get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you. NIV 22 Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. NIV 22 Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. NIV 23 Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like a man who looks at his face in a mirror NIV 23 Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like a man who looks at his face in a mirror NIV 24 and, after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what he looks like. NIV 24 and, after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what he looks like. NIV 25 But the man who looks intently into the perfect law that gives freedom, and continues to do this, not forgetting what he has heard, but doing it--he will be blessed in what he does. NIV 25 But the man who looks intently into the perfect law that gives freedom, and continues to do this, not forgetting what he has heard, but doing it--he will be blessed in what he does.