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Passage Lookup: James 2:14-26

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James 2:14
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(y)What use is it, (z)my brethren, if someone says he has faith but he has no works? Can [n]that faith save him?
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James 2:15
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(aa)If a brother or sister is without clothing and in need of daily food,
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James 2:16
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and one of you says to them, "(ab)Go in peace, [o]be warmed and be filled," and yet you do not give them what is necessary for their body, what use is that?
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James 2:17
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Even so (ac)faith, if it has no works, is [p]dead, being by itself.
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James 2:18
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(ad)But someone [q]may well say, "You have faith and I have works; show me your (ae)faith without the works, and I will (af)show you my faith (ag)by my works."
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James 2:19
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You believe that [r](ah)God is one. (ai)You do well; (aj)the demons also believe, and shudder.
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James 2:20
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But are you willing to recognize, (ak)you foolish fellow, that (al)faith without works is useless?
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James 2:21
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(am)Was not Abraham our father justified by works when he offered up Isaac his son on the altar?
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James 2:22
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You see that (an)faith was working with his works, and [s]as a result of the (ao)works, faith was [t]perfected;
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James 2:23
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and the Scripture was fulfilled which says, "(ap) And Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness ," and he was called (aq)the friend of God.
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James 2:24
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You see that a man is justified by works and not by faith alone.
James 2:25
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In the same way, was not (ar)Rahab the harlot also justified by works (as)when she received the messengers and sent them out by another way?
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James 2:26
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For just as the body without the spirit is dead, so also (at)faith without works is dead.
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