Scripture teaches that “faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone” (Jas. 2:17). The epistle of James generates much thinking and discussion regarding works and salvation. An elderly missionary said, I did not receive
We live in a culture that is deteriorating partly because of its loss of a moral standard. Since its inception, Christianity has provided a true moral standard by promoting and being committed to the biblical
The entry this week focuses on the trials and afflictions of believers. Often these times turn out to be blessings in disguise. In the very beginning of his epistle, James described his relationship to the
“Regions beyond; i.e., on the east of Jordan, a mountain, or” “rather a mountain-chain, over against Jericho, to the east and” “south-east of the Dead Sea, in the land of Moab. From “the top” “of Pisgah”, i.e., Mount Nebo (q.v.), one of its summits, Moses” “surveyed the Promised Land (Deut. 3:27; 32:49), and there he” “died (34:1, 5). The Israelites had one of their encampments in” “the mountains of Abarim (Num. 33:47, 48) after crossing the” Arnon.
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