James 1:5

5 But if any of you 1lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and [a]without reproach, and 2it will be given to him.

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James 1:5 In-Context

3 knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
4 And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
5 But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.
6 But he must ask in faith without any doubting, for the one who doubts is like the surf of the sea, driven and tossed by the wind.
7 For that man ought not to expect that he will receive anything from the Lord ,

Cross References 2

  • 1. 1 Kings 3:9f; James 3:17
  • 2. Matthew 7:7

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Lit "does not reproach"
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