Parallel Bible results for James 5:1-6

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James 5:1-6

ASV 1 Come now, ye rich, weep and howl for your miseries that are coming upon you. NIV 1 Now listen, you rich people, weep and wail because of the misery that is coming on you. ASV 2 Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten. NIV 2 Your wealth has rotted, and moths have eaten your clothes. ASV 3 Your gold and your silver are rusted; and their rust shall be for a testimony against you, and shall eat your flesh as fire. Ye have laid up your treasure in the last days. NIV 3 Your gold and silver are corroded. Their corrosion will testify against you and eat your flesh like fire. You have hoarded wealth in the last days. ASV 4 Behold, the hire of the laborers who mowed your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth out: and the cries of them that reaped have entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth. NIV 4 Look! The wages you failed to pay the workers who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty. ASV 5 Ye have lived delicately on the earth, and taken your pleasure; ye have nourished your hearts in a day of slaughter. NIV 5 You have lived on earth in luxury and self-indulgence. You have fattened yourselves in the day of slaughter. ASV 6 Ye have condemned, ye have killed the righteous [one]; he doth not resist you. NIV 6 You have condemned and murdered the innocent one, who was not opposing you.

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