c 4:6 Prov 3:34 (Greek version). James 4. The earnest prayer of a righteous person has great power and produces wonderful results. Hear the cries of the field workers whom you have cheated of their pay. James 4:3 NLT And even when you ask, you don’t get it because your motives are all wrong—you want only what will give you pleasure. NIV 5 Or do you think Scripture says without reason that he jealously longs for the spirit he has caused to dwell in us ? James 4. a 4:4 - Greek You adulteresses! They say that God is passionate that the spirit he has placed within us should be faithful to him. James 4:2 NLT You want what you don’t have, so you scheme and kill to get it. You can see how the Lord was kind to him at the end, for the Lord is full of tenderness and mercy. 4:5Or They say that the spirit God has placed within us is filled with envy;or They say that the Holy Spirit, whom God has placed within us, opposes our envy. 5 God sent him to buy freedom for us who were slaves to the law, so that he could adopt us as his very own children. 5 If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you. Listen to James 4 using the NLT Bible online. 4:5 Or They say that the spirit God has placed within us is filled with envy; or They say that the Holy Spirit, whom God has placed within us, opposes our envy. 5 Do you think the Scriptures have no meaning? 5 You have spent your years on earth in luxury, satisfying your every desire. As the Scriptures say, “God opposes the proud    but gives grace to the humble.”[c]. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. New Living Translation (NLT) Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Jam) But your job is to obey the law, not to judge whether it applies to you. He alone has the power to save or to destroy. 14 Are any of you sick? All rights reserved. 15 Such a prayer offered in faith will heal the sick, and the Lord will make you well. Galatians 4:4-5 New Living Translation (NLT) 4 But when the right time came, God sent his Son, born of a woman, subject to the law. James 4:5-10 Do you think the Scriptures have no meaning? They say that God is passionate that the spirit he has placed within us should be faithful to him. You should pray. I say it again: If you want to be a friend of the world, you make yourself an enemy of God. James 5 - Look here, you rich people: Weep and groan with anguish because of all the terrible troubles ahead of you. Just say a simple yes or no, so that you will not sin and be condemned. As the Scriptures say, “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the hum... Read verse in New Living Translation And if you have committed any sins, you will be forgiven. 5 Do you think the Scriptures have no meaning? [b] 6 And he gives grace generously. Drawing Close to God. 12 But most of all, my brothers and sisters, never take an oath, by heaven or earth or anything else. You are jealous of what others have, but you can’t get it, so you fight and wage war to take it away from them. 11 We give great honor to those who endure under suffering. Don’t they come from the evil desires at war within you? James 4. They eagerly look for the valuable harvest to ripen. 18 Then, when he prayed again, the sky sent down rain and the earth began to yield its crops. d … James 4:1-17, NLT. 4:5 Or They say that the spirit God has placed within us is filled with envy; or They say that the Holy Spirit, whom God has placed within us, opposes our envy. 15 What you ought to say is, “If the Lord wants us to, we will live and do this or that.” 16 Otherwise you are boasting about your own pretentious plans, and all such boasting is evil. Take courage, for the coming of the Lord is near. 10 Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up in honor. The very wealth you were counting on will eat away your flesh like fire. Greetings from James - This letter is from James, a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ. James 4:5 - NLT - What do you think the Scriptures mean when they... Study verse in the New Living Translation Don’t they come from the evil desires at war within you? 2 You want what you don’t have, so you scheme and kill to get it. The NLT One Year Chronological Bible - softcover, NLT Inspire Bible: The Bible for Creative Journaling, Teal, NLT Life Application Large-Print Study Bible, Third Edition--soft leather-look, teal (indexed). A service of Faithlife/ Logos Bible Software. 11 Don’t speak evil against each other, dear brothers and sisters. Yet you don’t have what you want because you don’t ask God for it. 3 Your gold and silver are corroded. 3 Your gold and silver are corroded. 4:6 Prov 3:34 (Greek version). You should sing praises. Sign … As the Scriptures say, “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” James 4-5 New Living Translation (NLT) Drawing Close to God 4 What is causing the quarrels and fights among you? And a small rudder makes a huge ship turn wherever the pilot chooses to go, even though the winds are strong. You are jealous of what others have, but you can’t get it, so you fight and wage war to take it away from them. 12 God alone, who gave the law, is the Judge. Version. Romans 4:5 Easy-to-Read Version (ERV) 5) But people cannot do any work that will make them right with God. James. I am writing to the “twelve tribes”—Jewish believers scattered abroad. Let there be sorrow and deep grief. The cries of those who harvest your fields have reached the ears of the Lord of Heaven’s Armies. Consider the farmers who patiently wait for the rains in the fall and in the spring. The spirit of love that dwelleth in all believers lusteth against envy - Gal 5:17; is directly opposite to all those unloving tempers which necessarily flow … 4:6 Prov 3:34 (Greek version). Do you think the Scriptures have no meaning? Don’t they come from the evil desires at war within you? 17 Elijah was as human as we are, and yet when he prayed earnestly that no rain would fall, none fell for three and a half years! Easily hear Scripture read as you study the Bible! So what right do you have to judge your neighbor? For look—the Judge is standing at the door! 9 Let there be tears for what you have done. 4:6 Prov 3:34 (Greek version). This corroded treasure you have hoarded will testify against you on the day of judgment. Don't they come from the evil desires at war within you? NLT. For instance, you know about Job, a man of great endurance. 5 Do you think the Scriptures have no meaning? Even small amounts help! 2 Your wealth is rotting away, and your fine clothes are moth-eaten rags. to envy: or, enviously? 4 You adulterers! 4:5 Or They say that the spirit God has placed within us is filled with envy; or They say that the Holy Spirit, whom God has placed within us, opposes our envy. Holy Bible. 2 Your wealth is rotting away, and your fine clothes are moth-eaten rags. 5 Look here, you rich people: Weep and groan with anguish because of all the terrible troubles ahead of you. 2 You want what you don’t have, so you scheme and kill to get it. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. We will do business there and make a profit.” 14 How do you know what your life will be like tomorrow? All rights reserved. St. James seems to refer to many, not any one particular scripture. They say that God is passionate that the spirit he has placed within us should be faithful to him. You should call for the elders of the church to come and pray over you, anointing you with oil in the name of the Lord. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. [a] Don’t you realize that friendship with the world makes you an enemy of God? 13 Are any of you suffering hardships? King James Translators' Notes. 4:5 Or They say that the spirit God has placed within us is filled with envy; or They say that the Holy Spirit, whom God has placed within us, opposes our envy. James 4:5. James 4:5. Faith and Endurance - Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. They say that God is passionate that the spirit he has placed within us should be faithful to him. [d] If you criticize and judge each other, then you are criticizing and judging God’s law. 7 Dear brothers and sisters,[g] be patient as you wait for the Lord’s return. Wash your hands, you sinners; purify your hearts, for your loyalty is divided between God and the world. Are any of you happy? 4:11 Greek brothers. Do you think the Scriptures have no meaning? NLT: New Living Translation 17 Remember, it is sin to know what you ought to do and then not do it. Bible Gateway Plus puts a library of commentaries and Greek & Hebrew language tools right in your pocket. 4:5 Or They say that the spirit God has placed within us is filled with envy; or They say that the Holy Spirit, whom God has placed within us, opposes our envy. This summary of the book of James provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of James. Romans 4:5 New Living Translation (NLT) 5) But people are counted as righteous, not because of their work, but because of their faith in God who forgives sinners. d 4:11 - … So they must trust in him. 8 You, too, must be patient. 6 You have condemned and killed innocent people,[e] who do not resist you.[f]. NLT: New Living Translation. 3 And even when you ask, you don’t get it because your motives are all wrong—you want only what will give you pleasure. c 4:6 - Prov 3:34 (Greek version). James 4:5, NASB: "Or do you think that the Scripture says to no purpose, 'He jealously desires the Spirit whom He has made to dwell in us'?" 13 Look here, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we are going to a certain town and will stay there a year. James 4:5, NLT: "What do you think the Scriptures mean when they say that the spirit God has placed within us is filled with envy?" Wesley's Explanatory Notes. 4:6 Prov 3:34 … James 1:4-5 New International Version (NIV) 4 Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. 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You are jealous of what others have, but you can’t get it, so you fight and wage war to take it away from them. 16 Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. Let there be sadness instead of laughter, and gloom instead of joy. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. James 4:5: Do you think the Scriptures have no meaning? 4 What is causing the quarrels and fights among you? 4:11 Greek brothers. And he gives grace generously. New Living Translation (NLT). James 4:5 NLT. 4:11 Greek brothers. b 4:5 - Or They say that the spirit God has placed within us is filled with envy; or They say that the Holy Spirit, whom God has placed within us, opposes our envy. 2 You want what you don’t have, so you scheme and kill to get it. James 4:5-8 NLT. 7 So humble yourselves before God. 9 Don’t grumble about each other, brothers and sisters, or you will be judged. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Geneva Study Bible {4} Do ye think that the scripture saith in vain, The spirit that dwelleth in us lusteth to envy? They say that God is passionate that the spirit he has placed within us should be faithful to him. 19 My dear brothers and sisters, if someone among you wanders away from the truth and is brought back, 20 you can be sure that whoever brings the sinner back from wandering will save that person from death and bring about the forgiveness of many sins. New International Version (NIV) 1 What is causing the quarrels and fights among you? 4 For listen! James 5 Warning to the Rich 1 Look here, you rich people: Weep and groan with anguish because of all the terrible troubles ahead of you. 10 For examples of patience in suffering, dear brothers and sisters, look at the prophets who spoke in the name of the Lord. You have fattened yourselves for the day of slaughter. Greetings! 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