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- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
Ye see then, how that by workes a man is iustified, and not by faith only.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
You see that a man is justified by works and not by faith alone.
- New American Standard Version (1995)
Ye see that by works a man is justified, and not only by faith.
- American Standard Version (1901)
You see that a man's righteousness is judged by his works and not by his faith only.
- Basic English Bible
Ye see that a man is justified on the principle of works, and not on the principle of faith only.
- Darby Bible
Ye see then that by works a man is justified, and not by faith only.
- Webster's Bible
You all see that it is because of actions that a man is pronounced righteous, and not simply because of faith.
- Weymouth Bible
You see then that by works, a man is justified, and not only by faith.
- World English Bible
Ye seen that a man is iustified of werkis, and not of feith oneli.
- Wycliffe Bible
Ye see, then, that out of works is man declared righteous, and not out of faith only;
- Youngs Literal Bible
2:24 Ye see then that a man is justified by works, and not by faith only - St. Paul, on the other band, declares, A man is justified by faith, and not by works, #Rom 3:28|. And yet there is no contradiction between the apostles: because, They do not speak of the same faith: St. Paul speaking of living faith; St. James here, of dead faith. They do not speak of the same works: St. Paul speaking of works antecedent to faith; St. James, of works subsequent to it.
Jas 2:24 Ye see then how that by works a man is justified, and not by faith only. The case of Abraham proves that the justifying faith is a working faith.
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