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Assignment 9 (James 1:26-27)
James 1:26-27
What does real religion look like?
#James
#realreligion
Published June 21st, 2019
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Being religious for others to see is a constant temptation for those who follow Christ, the most obvious way to tell that a person's religion is worthless is what he/she does with their mouth and how the care for. Pure religion cares for those who cannot care for themselves.
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James 1:26-27
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If anyone thinks he is religious
If one that thinks he is religious
q and does not bridle his tongue
But does not control his mouth as if it were a wild animal
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but deceives his heart,
with the result that this one willfully deceives himself
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this person’s r religion is worthless.
then this one's religion is of no value
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Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this:
Religion that is without pollution and sin in the eyes of God our father is this:
s to visit t orphans and widows in their affliction,
that is to visit those who need help due to their affliction (e.q. orphans and widows)
and u to keep oneself v unstained from the world.
and with regards to the inner person keep oneself pure in regards to the world
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