Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.
Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show it by his good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.
Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.
Get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you.
My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry.
The wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere. Peacemakers who sow in peace raise a harvest of righteousness.
Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.