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James 3 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:1 - Let not many of you be teachers, my brothers, knowing that we will receive heavier judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:2 - For in many things we all stumble. If anyone doesn't stumble in word, the same is a perfect man, able to bridle the whole body also.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:3 - Indeed, we put bits into the horses' mouths so that they may obey us, and we guide their whole body.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:4 - Behold, the ships also, though they are so big and are driven by fierce winds, are yet guided by a very small rudder, wherever the pilot desires.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:5 - So the tongue is also a little member, and boasts great things. See how a small fire can spread to a large forest!
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:6 - And the tongue is a fire. The world of iniquity among our members is the tongue, which defiles the whole body, and sets on fire the course of nature, and is set on fire by Gehinnom.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:7 - For every kind of animal, bird, creeping thing, and thing in the sea, is tamed, and has been tamed by mankind.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:8 - But nobody can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly poison.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:9 - With it we bless our God and Father, and with it we curse men, who are made in the image of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:10 - Out of the same mouth comes forth blessing and cursing. My brothers, these things ought not to be so.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:11 - Does a spring send out from the same opening fresh and bitter water?
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:12 - Can a fig tree, my brothers, yield olives, or a vine figs? Thus no spring yields both salt water and fresh water.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:13 - Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show by his good conduct that his deeds are done in gentleness of wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:14 - But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, don't boast and don't lie against the truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:15 - This wisdom is not that which comes down from above, but is earthly, sensual, and demonic.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:16 - For where jealousy and selfish ambition are, there is confusion and every evil deed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:17 - But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceful, gentle, reasonable, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:18 - Now the fruit of righteousness is sown in shalom by those who make shalom.
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The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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