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James 5:5

Sep 2, 2019   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles, Epistles (written), James (epistles), James (written), Writings  //  5 Comments

Monday, 2 September 2019

You have lived on the earth in pleasure and luxury; you have fattened your hearts as in a day of slaughter. James 5:5

The thought continues from the previous verses. James has been addressing the rich, condemning them for their abusive lifestyles. After mentioning how the rich man harms others, he now turns to how they treat themselves, beginning with, “You have lived on the earth in pleasure.” Here is a word found only this once in Scripture.Read the rest

James 5:4

Sep 1, 2019   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles, Epistles (written), James (epistles), James (written), Writings  //  3 Comments

Sunday, 1 September 2019

Indeed the wages of the laborers who mowed your fields, which you kept back by fraud, cry out; and the cries of the reapers have reached the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth. James 5:4

James, still speaking to the rich, now directs his words to their ill-treatment of others, beginning with those who are in their employ.Read the rest

James 5:3

Aug 31, 2019   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles, Epistles (written), James (epistles), James (written), Writings  //  9 Comments

Saturday, 31 August 2019

Your gold and silver are corroded, and their corrosion will be a witness against you and will eat your flesh like fire. You have heaped up treasure in the last days. James 5:3

James continues with the thought from the previous verse, starting with, “Your gold and silver are corroded.” The word translated as “corroded” is found only here in the Bible.Read the rest

James 5:2

Aug 30, 2019   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles, Epistles (written), James (epistles), James (written), Writings  //  5 Comments

Friday, 30 August 2019

Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten. James 5:2

In the previous verse, James spoke of the miseries coming upon the rich. Here, he begins to describe what that entails, beginning with, “Your riches are corrupted.” The word sépó, translated as “corrupted,” is found only here in the New Testament.Read the rest

James 5:1

Aug 29, 2019   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles, Epistles (written), James (epistles), James (written), Writings  //  4 Comments

Thursday, 29 August 2019

Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries that are coming upon you! James 5:1

James now speaks in a manner similar to verse 4:13. There he said, “Come now, you who say…” Here he begins with, “Come now, you rich.” This is his way of calling to attention an error in thinking that needs to be corrected.Read the rest

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