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 :: Holy Bible (KJV): New Testament: James: Chapter 2

2:1

 

My brethren, have not the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ, [the Lord] of glory, with respect of persons.

2:2

 

For if there come unto your assembly a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man in vile raiment;

2:3

 

And ye have respect to him that weareth the gay clothing, and say unto him, Sit thou here in a good place; and say to the poor, Stand thou there, or sit here under my footstool:

2:4

 

Are ye not then partial in yourselves, and are become judges of evil thoughts?

2:5

 

Hearken, my beloved brethren, Hath not God chosen the poor of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?

2:6

 

But ye have despised the poor. Do not rich men oppress you, and draw you before the judgment seats?

2:7

 

Do not they blaspheme that worthy name by the which ye are called?

2:8

 

If ye fulfil the royal law according to the scripture, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself, ye do well:

2:9

 

But if ye have respect to persons, ye commit sin, and are convinced of the law as transgressors.

2:10

 

For whosoever shall keep the whole law, and yet offend in one [point], he is guilty of all.

2:11

 

For he that said, Do not commit adultery, said also, Do not kill. Now if thou commit no adultery, yet if thou kill, thou art become a transgressor of the law.

2:12

 

So speak ye, and so do, as they that shall be judged by the law of liberty.

2:13

 

For he shall have judgment without mercy, that hath showed no mercy; and mercy rejoiceth against judgment.

2:14

 

What [doth it] profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not works? can faith save him?

2:15

 

If a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food,

2:16

 

And one of you say unto them, Depart in peace, be [ye] warmed and filled; notwithstanding ye give them not those things which are needful to the body; what [doth it] profit?

2:17

 

Even so faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone.

2:18

 

Yea, a man may say, Thou hast faith, and I have works: show me thy faith without thy works, and I will show thee my faith by my works.

2:19

 

Thou believest that there is one God; thou doest well: the devils also believe, and tremble.

2:20

 

But wilt thou know, O vain man, that faith without works is dead?

2:21

 

Was not Abraham our father justified by works, when he had offered Isaac his son upon the altar?

2:22

 

Seest thou how faith wrought with his works, and by works was faith made perfect?

2:23

 

And the scripture was fulfilled which saith, Abraham believed God, and it was imputed unto him for righteousness: and he was called the Friend of God.

2:24

 

Ye see then how that by works a man is justified, and not by faith only.

2:25

 

Likewise also was not Rahab the harlot justified by works, when she had received the messengers, and had sent [them] out another way?

2:26

 

For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also.

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