James 5:6



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

You have condemned and put to death the righteous man; he does not resist you.

King James Version

Ye have condemned and killed the just; and he doth not resist you.

Holman Bible

You have condemned-you have murdered-the righteous man; he does not resist you.

International Standard Version

You have condemned and murdered the one who is righteous, even though he did not rebel against you.

A Conservative Version

Ye have condemned, ye have murdered the righteous man. He is not hostile to you.

American Standard Version

Ye have condemned, ye have killed the righteous one ; he doth not resist you.

Amplified

You have condemned and have murdered the righteous (innocent man), [while] he offers no resistance to you.

An Understandable Version

You have condemned and murdered the righteous man [i.e., the innocent person, See verse 4] and he does not [even] resist you.

Anderson New Testament

You have condemned and killed the Just One: and he does not set himself against you.

Bible in Basic English

You have given your decision against the upright man and have put him to death. He puts up no fight against you.

Common New Testament

You have condemned and put to death the righteous man; he does not resist you.

Daniel Mace New Testament

you have condemn'd the just, you have put him to death, though he did not oppose you.

Darby Translation

ye have condemned, ye have killed the just; he does not resist you.

Godbey New Testament

You condemned, you murdered the righteous; nothing antagonizes you.

Goodspeed New Testament

You have condemned and murdered the upright. Will he make no resistance?

John Wesley New Testament

Ye have condemned, ye have killed the just: he doth not resist you.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Ye have condemned and murdered the just, and he does not resist you.

Julia Smith Translation

Ye have condemned, ye have killed the just one; and he resists you not.

King James 2000

You have condemned and killed the just; and he does not resist you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You have condemned, you have murdered the righteous [person]; he does not resist you.

Modern King James verseion

You have condemned and murdered the just; he does not resist you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye have condemned and have killed the just, and he hath not resisted you.

Moffatt New Testament

you have condemned, you have murdered the righteous ??unresisting.

Montgomery New Testament

You have condemned, you have murdered the righteous man unresisting!

NET Bible

You have condemned and murdered the righteous person, although he does not resist you.

New Heart English Bible

You have condemned, you have murdered the righteous one. He does not resist you.

New simplified Bible

You have condemned, and you have killed the righteous one. He does not resist you.

Noyes New Testament

Ye have condemned, ye have killed the just man; he doth not resist you.

Sawyer New Testament

You have condemned and killed the just, and he does not resist you.

The Emphasized Bible

Ye sentenced - ye murdered the Righteous one! Is he not arraying himself against you?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Ye have falsely condemned, ye have murdered the just man; nor doth he resist you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

You have condemned, you have murdered, the Righteous One! Must not God be opposed to you?

Webster

Ye have condemned and killed the just; and he doth not resist you.

Weymouth New Testament

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

Williams New Testament

You have condemned and murdered the upright man; he offers no resistance.

World English Bible

You have condemned, you have murdered the righteous one. He doesn't resist you.

Worrell New Testament

Ye condemned, ye killed the righteous one; he does not resist you.

Worsley New Testament

Ye have condemned, ye have murdered the just one, who resisted you not.

Youngs Literal Translation

ye did condemn -- ye did murder the righteous one, he doth not resist you.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
καταδικάζω 
Katadikazo 
Usage: 1

and killed
φονεύω 
Phoneuo 
kill , do murder , slay
Usage: 5

the just
δίκαιος 
Dikaios 
Usage: 57

and he doth
ἀντιτάσσομαι 
Antitassomai 
Usage: 5

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not , no , cannot ,
Usage: 1032

ἀντιτάσσομαι 
Antitassomai 
Usage: 5

Devotionals

Devotionals about James 5:6

Images James 5:6

Context Readings

Woes On The Rich Who Oppress Others

5 You have lived luxuriously on the earth and led a life of wanton pleasure; you have fattened your hearts in a day of slaughter. 6 You have condemned and put to death the righteous man; he does not resist you. 7 Therefore be patient, brethren, until the coming of the Lord The farmer waits for the precious produce of the soil, being patient about it, until it gets the early and late rains.


Cross References

Isaiah 53:7

He was oppressed and He was afflicted, Yet He did not open His mouth; Like a lamb that is led to slaughter, And like a sheep that is silent before its shearers, So He did not open His mouth.

Matthew 5:39

"But I say to you, do not resist an evil person; but whoever slaps you on your right cheek, turn the other to him also.

Matthew 21:38

"But when the vine-growers saw the son, they said among themselves, 'This is the heir; come, let us kill him and seize his inheritance.'

Matthew 23:34-35

"Therefore, behold, I am sending you prophets and wise men and scribes; some of them you will kill and crucify, and some of them you will scourge in your synagogues, and persecute from city to city,

Matthew 26:53-54

"Or do you think that I cannot appeal to My Father, and He will at once put at My disposal more than twelve legions of angels?

Matthew 27:20

But the chief priests and the elders persuaded the crowds to ask for Barabbas and to put Jesus to death.

Matthew 27:24-25

When Pilate saw that he was accomplishing nothing, but rather that a riot was starting, he took water and washed his hands in front of the crowd, saying, "I am innocent of this Man's blood; see to that yourselves."

Luke 22:51-53

But Jesus answered and said, "Stop! No more of this." And He touched his ear and healed him.

John 16:2-3

"They will make you outcasts from the synagogue, but an hour is coming for everyone who kills you to think that he is offering service to God.

John 19:9-11

and he entered into the Praetorium again and said to Jesus, "Where are You from?" But Jesus gave him no answer.

Acts 2:22-23

"Men of Israel, listen to these words: Jesus the Nazarene, a man attested to you by God with miracles and wonders and signs which God performed through Him in your midst, just as you yourselves know--

Acts 3:14-15

"But you disowned the Holy and Righteous One and asked for a murderer to be granted to you,

Acts 4:10-12

let it be known to all of you and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead--by this name this man stands here before you in good health.

Acts 7:52

"Which one of the prophets did your fathers not persecute? They killed those who had previously announced the coming of the Righteous One, whose betrayers and murderers you have now become;

Acts 8:32

Now the passage of Scripture which he was reading was this: "HE WAS LED AS A SHEEP TO SLAUGHTER; AND AS A LAMB BEFORE ITS SHEARER IS SILENT, SO HE DOES NOT OPEN HIS MOUTH.

Acts 13:27-28

"For those who live in Jerusalem, and their rulers, recognizing neither Him nor the utterances of the prophets which are read every Sabbath, fulfilled these by condemning Him.

Acts 22:14

"And he said, 'The God of our fathers has appointed you to know His will and to see the Righteous One and to hear an utterance from His mouth.

1 Thessalonians 2:15-16

who both killed the Lord Jesus and the prophets, and drove us out. They are not pleasing to God, but hostile to all men,

Hebrews 10:38

BUT MY RIGHTEOUS ONE SHALL LIVE BY FAITH; AND IF HE SHRINKS BACK, MY SOUL HAS NO PLEASURE IN HIM.

James 2:6

But you have dishonored the poor man. Is it not the rich who oppress you and personally drag you into court?

James 4:2

You lust and do not have; so you commit murder. You are envious and cannot obtain; so you fight and quarrel. You do not have because you do not ask.

1 Peter 2:22-23

WHO COMMITTED NO SIN, NOR WAS ANY DECEIT FOUND IN HIS MOUTH;

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