James 1:8

8 Such a person is double-minded and unstable in all they do.

James 1:8 in Other Translations

KJV
8 A double minded man is unstable in all his ways.
ESV
8 he is a double-minded man, unstable in all his ways.
NLT
8 Their loyalty is divided between God and the world, and they are unstable in everything they do.
MSG
8 adrift at sea, keeping all your options open.
CSB
8 An indecisive man is unstable in all his ways.

James 1:8 In-Context

6 But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt, because the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed by the wind.
7 That person should not expect to receive anything from the Lord.
8 Such a person is double-minded and unstable in all they do.
9 Believers in humble circumstances ought to take pride in their high position.
10 But the rich should take pride in their humiliation—since they will pass away like a wild flower.

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Cross References 2

  • 1. Psalms 119:113; James 4:8
  • 2. 2 Peter 2:14; 2 Peter 3:16
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