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James 4:8-17

NIV 8 Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded. NIV 8 Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded. NIV 9 Grieve, mourn and wail. Change your laughter to mourning and your joy to gloom. NIV 9 Grieve, mourn and wail. Change your laughter to mourning and your joy to gloom. NIV 10 Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up. NIV 10 Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up. NIV 11 Brothers, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against his brother or judges him speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it. NIV 11 Brothers, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against his brother or judges him speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it. NIV 12 There is only one Lawgiver and Judge, the one who is able to save and destroy. But you--who are you to judge your neighbor? NIV 12 There is only one Lawgiver and Judge, the one who is able to save and destroy. But you--who are you to judge your neighbor? NIV 13 Now listen, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will go to this or that city, spend a year there, carry on business and make money." NIV 13 Now listen, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will go to this or that city, spend a year there, carry on business and make money." NIV 14 Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. NIV 14 Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. NIV 15 Instead, you ought to say, "If it is the Lord's will, we will live and do this or that." NIV 15 Instead, you ought to say, "If it is the Lord's will, we will live and do this or that." NIV 16 As it is, you boast and brag. All such boasting is evil. NIV 16 As it is, you boast and brag. All such boasting is evil. NIV 17 Anyone, then, who knows the good he ought to do and doesn't do it, sins. NIV 17 Anyone, then, who knows the good he ought to do and doesn't do it, sins.