James 1:1-6 TNIV

1 James,1 a servant of God2 and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes3 scattered4 among the nations: Greetings.5

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Trials and Temptations

2 Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds,6

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3 because you know that the testing of your faith7 produces perseverance.8

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4 Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature9 and complete, not lacking anything.

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5 If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God,10 who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.11

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6 But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt,12 because the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed by the wind.

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