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Arcing—Assignment 9
James 1:26-27
How can you know that your expressions of faith honor God?
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Published July 25th, 2017
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Faith in action accompanied by an unbridled tongue renders the action worthless; therefore, act in faith and take measures to keep your tongue from getting you in trouble.
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James 1:26-27
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If anyone thinks he is religious
IF anyone thinks he is doing what God wants
q and does not bridle his tongue
AND YET does not check his tongue
but deceives his heart,
BUT actually creates an emotion that isn't true in order to achieve personal gain,
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this person’s r religion is worthless.
THEN this person's faith expression is worth nothing.
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Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this:
THEREFORE, expressing faith that is pure and undefiled according to God the Father is this:
s to visit t orphans and widows in their affliction,
to visit children who have no parent and wives who have lost their husband in their time of need,
and u to keep oneself v unstained from the world.
AND to not let your tongue get you in trouble.
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Faith in action accompanied by an unbridled tongue renders the action worthless; therefore, act in faith and take measures to keep your tongue from getting you in trouble.
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