Parallel Bible results for James 2:15-26

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James 2:15-26

NIV 15 Suppose a brother or sister is without clothes and daily food. NIV 15 Suppose a brother or sister is without clothes and daily food. NIV 16 If one of you says to him, "Go, I wish you well; keep warm and well fed," but does nothing about his physical needs, what good is it? NIV 16 If one of you says to him, "Go, I wish you well; keep warm and well fed," but does nothing about his physical needs, what good is it? NIV 17 In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead. NIV 17 In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead. NIV 18 But someone will say, "You have faith; I have deeds." Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by what I do. NIV 18 But someone will say, "You have faith; I have deeds." Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by what I do. NIV 19 You believe that there is one God. Good! Even the demons believe that--and shudder. NIV 19 You believe that there is one God. Good! Even the demons believe that--and shudder. NIV 20 You foolish man, do you want evidence that faith without deeds is useless ? NIV 20 You foolish man, do you want evidence that faith without deeds is useless ? NIV 21 Was not our ancestor Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar? NIV 21 Was not our ancestor Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar? NIV 22 You see that his faith and his actions were working together, and his faith was made complete by what he did. NIV 22 You see that his faith and his actions were working together, and his faith was made complete by what he did. NIV 23 And the scripture was fulfilled that says, "Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness," and he was called God's friend. NIV 23 And the scripture was fulfilled that says, "Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness," and he was called God's friend. NIV 24 You see that a person is justified by what he does and not by faith alone. NIV 24 You see that a person is justified by what he does and not by faith alone. NIV 25 In the same way, was not even Rahab the prostitute considered righteous for what she did when she gave lodging to the spies and sent them off in a different direction? NIV 25 In the same way, was not even Rahab the prostitute considered righteous for what she did when she gave lodging to the spies and sent them off in a different direction? NIV 26 As the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without deeds is dead. NIV 26 As the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without deeds is dead.