James 5:2

“Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are motheaten.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for James 5:2

Your riches are corrupted, and your garments motheaten:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Your riches have rotted and your garments have become moth-eaten.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Your wealth is unclean and insects have made holes in your clothing.
- Basic English Bible

Your wealth is become rotten, and your garments moth-eaten.
- Darby Bible

Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten.
- Webster's Bible

Your treasures have rotted, and your piles of clothing are moth-eaten;
- Weymouth Bible

Your riches are corrupted and your garments are moth-eaten.
- World English Bible

Youre richessis ben rotun, and youre clothis ben etun of mouytis.
- Wycliffe Bible

your riches have rotted, and your garments have become moth-eaten;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for James 5:2

Wesley's Notes for James 5:2


5:2 The riches of the ancients consisted much in large stores of corn, and of costly apparel.


People's Bible Notes for James 5:2


Jas 5:2 Your riches are corrupted. Even their riches in which they trusted are "corrupted", or spoiled. Much of the wealth of that period was in stores of various kinds which time or improper care would destroy. Your garments are motheaten. The rich gathered great stores of garments, carpets, etc. See Mt 22:11,12. These would be liable to be eaten by moths if not used.

Discussion for James 5:2

  • Doris Early on James 5:2
    I believe that this scripture is rapidly approaching to US , this generation. This is where the rubber meets the road. Through the inspiraton of the Holy Spirit...James penned...in essence, Do you love MONEY or Me , your Lord and Savior.


 

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