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James 1:19-27

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. NIV 26 If anyone considers himself religious and yet does not keep a tight rein on his tongue, he deceives himself and his religion is worthless. NIV 26 If anyone considers himself religious and yet does not keep a tight rein on his tongue, he deceives himself and his religion is worthless. NIV 27 Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world. NIV 27 Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.