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

  • A disciple
    What we should already have as an ingrained fact in our minds; is that which the Lord already has told us of, everything to expect, and that all of our Brethren, before and after, commonly must experience; which is for the proving of our character, to whether we will be counted worthy to enter into the kingdom of God, and be called the companions of our Lord Jesus Christ: To him that OVERCOMES...!
  • A disciple
    We hear so much; (and I've used the form of speech myself many times); about "How hard it is to do [this or that] which the Lord commands us to do, and frankly expects, from good and faithful followers. But what is really the point of our talking this way; to apologize for being so soft, and our hearts only for this world? Why don't we rather assume the language of our true Country and People?
  • Lords body
    James on war is true of all wars.
  • Emmanuel
    James 4:12 their is one lawgiver who saves and destroys .who are you to judge another person .am harboured .
  • Steve morrow
    JAMES 4:1 FROM WHENCE COME WARS AND FIGHTINGS AMONG YOU COME THEY NOT HENCE EVEN OF YOUR LUSTS THAT WAR IN YOUR MEMBERS 4:2 YOU LUST AND HAVE NOT YOU KILL AND DESIRE TO HAVE AND CANNOT OBTAIN YOU FIGHT AND WAR YET YOU HAVE NOT BECAUSE YOU ASK NOT 4:3 YOU ASK AND RECEIVE NOT BECAUSE YOU ASK AMISS THAT YOU CONSUME IT UPON YOUR LUSTS
  • Robert Van Der Walle
    I Trust God"s Word Always. Men Today Have Holy Fear Of The Wrath Of God In Your Life