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James 1:20

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For the wrath of man worketh not the righteousness of God.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of James 1:20

For the wrath of man worketh not the righteousnesse of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for the anger of man does not achieve the righteousness of God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for the wrath of man worketh not the righteousness of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the righteousness of God does not come about by the wrath of man.
- Basic English Bible

for man's wrath does not work God's righteousness.
- Darby Bible

For the wrath of man worketh not the righteousness of God.
- Webster's Bible

For a man's anger does not lead to action which God regards as righteous.
- Weymouth Bible

for the anger of man doesn't produce the righteousness of God.
- World English Bible

for the wraththe of man worchith not the riytwisnesse of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

for the wrath of a man the righteousness of God doth not work;
- Youngs Literal Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for James 1:20

1:20 The righteousness of God here includes all duties prescribed by him, and pleasing to him.

 

People's Bible Notes for James 1:20

Jas 1:20 For the wrath of man worketh not the righteousness of God. An angry man will show forth something very different from God's righteousness.

 

Comments for James 1:20

Adetomiwa's comment on 2014-04-13 09:44:30:

The book of James teaches us about true religion

 

BSP's comment on 2013-11-27 21:10:09:

Even though one's anger may be justifiable, when one takes matters into their own hands without regard for God, this does not work out His righteousness or what is right in God's eyes.

 


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