James 1:3

“Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Knowing that the proving of your faith worketh patience.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because you have the knowledge that the testing of your faith gives you the power of going on in hope;
- Basic English Bible

knowing that the proving of your faith works endurance.
- Darby Bible

Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience.
- Webster's Bible

Be assured that the testing of your faith leads to power of endurance.
- Weymouth Bible

knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
- World English Bible

that the preuyng of youre feith worchith pacience;
- Wycliffe Bible

knowing that the proof of your faith doth work endurance,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for James 1:3


Jas 1:3 The trying of your faith by means of persecution and temptation worketh patience, rather, enduring fortitude. We are strengthened by trials overcome.

Discussion for James 1:3

  • This is TRUE!!!PATIENCE And FAITH!! So Trust in The Lord. Believe His promises. And when You live in God,You finally have life. Its awesome. Hold on for the ride!!!!
  • MockingBird for verse 3
    When I have received a word from God in and for a particular situation or thing that I desire : I stand on that word : my faith that God has given me will stand the test and it will proof prove . Patience is a spiritual force. God and I always come out winner. God 's word proves right.
  • AMEN JAY for verse 3
    Patience is the product of Faith by which we can please GOD through HIS GRACE
  • Cassandra for verse 3
    This means to me means faith is a test from god and to god wants to see if u have faith in what he can do god bless i have FAITH n him good n bad situations my story tells it all my faith
  • Bolanle for verse 3
    I have been through a lot and see God come through when I least expected. Now in the midst of another trial, but I 'm holding on to his promises without wavering. God is good through it all!
  • this scripture assures me that my life and my living is not in vein. I suffer because he suffered. In that suffering I become more of him and less of myself