James 4:10

“Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you up.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Humble your selues in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you vp.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Humble yourselves in the presence of the Lord, and He will exalt you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall exalt you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Make yourselves low in the eyes of the Lord and you will be lifted up by him.
- Basic English Bible

Humble yourselves before [the] Lord, and he shall exalt you.
- Darby Bible

Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he will lift you up.
- Webster's Bible

Humble yourselves in the presence of the Lord, and He will exalt you.
- Weymouth Bible

Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he will exalt you.
- World English Bible

Be ye mekid in the siyt of the Lord, and he schal enhaunse you.
- Wycliffe Bible

be made low before the Lord, and He shall exalt you.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for James 4:10


Jas 4:10 Humble yourselves. See Mt 23:12.

Discussion for James 4:10

  • Habakku for verse 10
    All you have to do give yourself not partial but all and let him use you.
  • This scripture is the acknowledgement of the awesome and only GOD OF THE UNIVERSE WHEN WE HUMBLE OURSELVES WE ARE SAYING TO HIM YOU ARE GOD THE AUTHOR OF ALL THINGS
  • BK VAIPHEI for verse 10
    I can not love those who do not love me. I do not want to humble before men who hate me.
  • Evangelist Anselm for verse 10
    it reminds me what is in Heb 12 2 looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our our faith who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God
  • MockingBird for verse 10
    It was a joy for the Lord Jesus to humble himself before the Lord and He got highly exalted . So therefore I ought to do the same. It is not easy because I have to crucify my flesh but OH !! the Blessings. The will of God will never take you where the Grace of God cannot keep you. Blessings and Joy ahead and Victory.
  • This verse again serves as a reminder about core of our faith foundation such as "I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me. Ph 4 13 "