James 2:7

“Do not they blaspheme that worthy name by the which ye are called?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for James 2:7

Doe not they blaspheme that worthy Name, by the which ye are called?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Do they not blaspheme the fair name by which you have been called?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Do not they blaspheme the honorable name by which ye are called?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do they not say evil of the holy name which was given to you?
- Basic English Bible

And [do not] *they* blaspheme the excellent name which has been called upon you?
- Darby Bible

Do they not blaspheme that worthy name by the which ye are called?
- Webster's Bible

and the very people who speak evil of the noble Name by which you are called?
- Weymouth Bible

Don't they blaspheme the honorable name by which you are called?
- World English Bible

Whether thei blasfemen not the good name, that is clepid to help on you?
- Wycliffe Bible

do they not themselves speak evil of the good name that was called upon you?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for James 2:7

Wesley's Notes for James 2:7


2:7 Do not they blaspheme that worthy name - Of God and of Christ. The apostle speaks chiefly of rich heathens: but are Christians, so called, a whit behind them?


People's Bible Notes for James 2:7


Jas 2:7 Do not they blaspheme that worthy name by which you are called? The name of Christ. There is an allusion either to the fact that they were already called Christians, or that they were baptized in his name.

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