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 James 2:17 - 26
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   Book of James
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2:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Even so faith, R85 if it has no works, is dead, F45 being by itself.
 
2:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
But R86 someone may F46 well say, "You have faith and I have works; show me your faith R87 without the works, and I will show R88 you my faith by R89 my works."
 
2:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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You believe that God R90 F47 is one. You R91 do well; the R92 demons also believe, and shudder.
 
2:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
But are you willing to recognize, you R93 foolish fellow, that faith R94 without works is useless?
 
2:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Was R95 not Abraham our father justified by works when he offered up Isaac his son on the altar?
 
2:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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You see that faith R96 was working with his works, and as F48 a result of the works, R97 faith was perfected; F49
 
2:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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and the Scripture was fulfilled which says, "AND ABRAHAM BELIEVED GOD, AND IT WAS RECKONED TO HIM AS RIGHTEOUSNESS," and he was called the R99 friend of God.
 
2:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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You see that a man is justified by works and not by faith alone.
 
2:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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In the same way, was not Rahab R100 the harlot also justified by works when R101 she received the messengers and sent them out by another way?
 
2:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
For just as the body without the spirit is dead, so also faith R102 without works is dead.
 

FOOTNOTES:
F45 Or dead by its own standards
F46 Lit will
F47 One early ms reads there is one God
F48 Or by the deeds
F49 Or completed

 

CROSS REFERENCES:
R85 Galatians 5:6; James 2:20,26
R86 Romans 9:19
R87 Romans 3:28; 4:6; Hebrews 11:33
R88 James 3:13
R89 Matthew 7:16f; Galatians 5:6
R90 Deuteronomy 6:4; Mark 12:29
R91 James 2:8
R92 Matthew 8:29; Mark 1:24; 5:7; Luke 4:34; Acts 19:15
R93 Romans 9:20; 1 Corinthians 15:36
R94 Galatians 5:6; James 2:17,26
R95 Genesis 22:9,10,12,16-18
R96 John 6:29; Hebrews 11:17
R97 1 Thessalonians 1:3
R98 Genesis 15:6; Romans 4:3
R99 2 Chronicles 20:7; Isaiah 41:8
R100 Hebrews 11:31
R101 Joshua 2:4,6,15
R102 Galatians 5:6; James 2:17,20

 
 

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