James 4:10

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for James 4:10

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 for James 4:10

Wesley's Notes for James 4:10


4:8 Then draw nigh to God in prayer, and he will draw nigh unto you, will hear you; which that nothing may hinder, cleanse your hands - Cease from doing evil. And purify your hearts - From all spiritual adultery. Be no more double minded, vainly endeavouring to serve both God and mammon.

4:9 Be afflicted - For your past unfaithfulness to God.

4:11 Speak not evil one of another - This is a grand hinderance of peace. O who is sufficiently aware of it! He that speaketh evil of another does in effect speak evil of the law, which so strongly prohibits it. Thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge - Of it; thou settest thyself above, and as it were condemnest, it.

4:12 There is one lawgiver that is able - To execute the sentence he denounces. But who art thou - A poor, weak, dying worm.


People's Bible Notes for James 4:10


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

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