James 3:14-18 NIV

14 But if you harbor bitter envy and selfish ambition1 in your hearts, do not boast about it or deny the truth.2

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15 Such "wisdom" does not come down from heaven3 but is earthly, unspiritual, of the devil.4

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16 For where you have envy and selfish ambition,5 there you find disorder and every evil practice.

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17 But the wisdom that comes from heaven6 is first of all pure; then peace-loving,7 considerate, submissive, full of mercy8 and good fruit, impartial and sincere.9

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18 Peacemakers10 who sow in peace raise a harvest of righteousness.11

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