f But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere. Thus, God allows a Christian to divorce an abusive, unconverted mate (I Corinthians 7:15). 2 Corinthians 3:17 Context. But man's place of punishment is hell. New King James Version But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, willing to yield, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality and without hypocrisy. However, it is an application of "wisdom from above" that drives these demands. BLB Searches. Therefore there is no place of punishment for demons. Gentle - Επιεικης· Meek, modest, of an equal mind, taking every thing in good part, and putting the best construction upon all the actions of others. Copy Options. Note James 3:13: Who is wise and understanding among you? 13-18. 1 Peter 1:22 Seeing you have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit to unfeigned love of the brothers... 1 Peter 2:1 Why laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, all evil speakings. James 3:17-18. 2 e Count it all joy, my brothers, 2 when you meet trials f of various kinds, 3 for you know that g the testing of your faith h produces steadfastness. and where is the place of understanding... Proverbs 2:6 For the LORD gives wisdom: out of his mouth comes knowledge and understanding. Revelation 21:4 (NIV) Featured Article Evangelism should lead to Discipleship. Now religious apparently follow the Lord the God of their fathers with their whole heart rather than seculars, who partly give themselves and their possessions to God and, January the Twenty-Sixth the Fire of Envy. (NIV) James 1:2 Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, (NIV) John 1:5 The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it. Greetings.. One builds upon the other. Arb. James 3:17, NIV: "But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere." The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him. Job 28:12,23,28 But where shall wisdom be found? 11 Brothers and sisters, do not slander one another. And that is what we are! But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy. 2 For we all stumble in many things. Sight and hearing and taste are all disordered, and the victim is all unconscious of the confusion. Philippians 4:8 Finally, brothers, whatever things are true, whatever things are honest, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure... Titus 1:15 To the pure all things are pure: but to them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure... 1 John 3:3 And every man that has this hope in him purifies himself, even as he is pure. in E-Prime But the wisdom from above demonstrates purity, peace, gentleness, reason, fullness of mercy and good fruits, unwavering, without hypocrisy. 3When we put bits into the mouths of horses to make them obey us, we can turn the whole animal. … Objection 1: It would seem that a religious does not sin more grievously than a secular by the same kind of sin. Cite Share Print. d 18 Peacemakers e who sow in peace reap a harvest of righteousness. Whether Our Atmosphere is the Demons' Place of Punishment? Luke 12:1,2 In the mean time, when there were gathered together an innumerable multitude of people, so that they stepped one on another... John 1:47 Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and said of him, Behold an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile! Anyone who is never at fault in what they say is perfect, able to keep their whole body in check. Let him show by good conduct that his works are done in the meekness of wisdom. Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, you double minded. James 3:17 NIV: But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere. James Greeting. He will take great delight in you; in his love he will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you … ii, 19) that "no man makes bad use of the virtues." Bible> James> Chapter 3> Verse 17. Full of mercy - Ready to pass by a transgression, and to grant forgiveness to those who offend, and performing every possible act of kindness. The rabbinical meaning of this phrase at the end of this phrase at the end of this phrase at end! 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