Parallel Verses

Amplified

Be assured and understand that the trial and proving of your faith bring out endurance and steadfastness and patience.

New American Standard Bible

knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

King James Version

Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience.

Holman Bible

knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

International Standard Version

because you know that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

A Conservative Version

knowing that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.

American Standard Version

Knowing that the proving of your faith worketh patience.

An Understandable Version

because you [should] know that when your faith is tested, it produces perseverance.

Anderson New Testament

knowing that the trial of your faith produces patience.

Bible in Basic English

Because you have the knowledge that the testing of your faith gives you the power of going on in hope;

Common New Testament

for you know that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

Daniel Mace New Testament

that the bringing your faith to the test, produces constancy.

Darby Translation

knowing that the proving of your faith works endurance.

Godbey New Testament

Knowing that the trial of your faith works out endurance.

Goodspeed New Testament

for you know that the testing of your faith leads to steadfastness,

John Wesley New Testament

But let patience have it's perfect work,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

knowing that the proving of your faith works patience,

Julia Smith Translation

Knowing that the proof of your faith works patience.

King James 2000

Knowing this, that the trying of your faith works patience.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[because you] know that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

Modern King James verseion

knowing that the trying of your faith works patience.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

forasmuch as ye know how that the trying of your faith bringeth patience:

Moffatt New Testament

sure that the sterling temper of your faith produces endurance;

Montgomery New Testament

because you know that the testing of your faith is working out endurance.

NET Bible

because you know that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

New Heart English Bible

knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

Noyes New Testament

knowing that the trying of your faith worketh endurance.

Sawyer New Testament

knowing that the trial of your faith produces patience.

The Emphasized Bible

Taking note, that, the proving of your faith, worketh out endurance;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

knowing that the proof of your faith produceth patience.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Knowing, as you do, that the testing of your faith develops endurance.

Webster

Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience.

Weymouth New Testament

Be assured that the testing of your faith leads to power of endurance.

Williams New Testament

for you surely know that what is genuine in your faith produces the patient mind that endures;

World English Bible

knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

Worrell New Testament

knowing that the proving of your faith establishes patience.

Worsley New Testament

knowing this, that the trial of your faith worketh patience;

Youngs Literal Translation

knowing that the proof of your faith doth work endurance,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

the trying
δοκίμιον 
Dokimion 
Usage: 2

of your
ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

κατεργάζομαι 
Katergazomai 
work, do, do deed, to perform, cause, work out
Usage: 24

Devotionals

Devotionals about James 1:3

Devotionals containing James 1:3

Images James 1:3

Context Readings

Trials, Testing, And Faith

2 Consider it wholly joyful, my brethren, whenever you are enveloped in or encounter trials of any sort or fall into various temptations. 3 Be assured and understand that the trial and proving of your faith bring out endurance and steadfastness and patience. 4 But let endurance and steadfastness and patience have full play and do a thorough work, so that you may be [people] perfectly and fully developed [with no defects], lacking in nothing.


Cross References

Romans 5:3-4

Moreover [let us also be full of joy now!] let us exult and triumph in our troubles and rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that pressure and affliction and hardship produce patient and unswerving endurance.

Hebrews 10:36

For you have need of steadfast patience and endurance, so that you may perform and fully accomplish the will of God, and thus receive and carry away [and enjoy to the full] what is promised.

2 Peter 1:6

And in [exercising] knowledge [develop] self-control, and in [exercising] self-control [develop] steadfastness (patience, endurance), and in [exercising] steadfastness [develop] godliness (piety),

Romans 2:7

To those who by patient persistence in well-doing [ springing from piety] seek [unseen but sure] glory and honor and [ the eternal blessedness of] immortality, He will give eternal life.

Romans 8:25

But if we hope for what is still unseen by us, we wait for it with patience and composure.

Romans 8:28

We are assured and know that [ God being a partner in their labor] all things work together and are [fitting into a plan] for good to and for those who love God and are called according to [His] design and purpose.

Romans 15:4

For whatever was thus written in former days was written for our instruction, that by [our steadfast and patient] endurance and the encouragement [drawn] from the Scriptures we might hold fast to and cherish hope.

2 Corinthians 4:17

For our light, momentary affliction (this slight distress of the passing hour) is ever more and more abundantly preparing and producing and achieving for us an everlasting weight of glory [beyond all measure, excessively surpassing all comparisons and all calculations, a vast and transcendent glory and blessedness never to cease!],

Colossians 1:11

[We pray] that you may be invigorated and strengthened with all power according to the might of His glory, [to exercise] every kind of endurance and patience (perseverance and forbearance) with joy,

2 Thessalonians 1:4

And this is a cause of our mentioning you with pride among the churches (assemblies) of God for your steadfastness (your unflinching endurance and patience) and your firm faith in the midst of all the persecutions and crushing distresses and afflictions under which you are holding up.

2 Thessalonians 3:5

May the Lord direct your hearts into [realizing and showing] the love of God and into the steadfastness and patience of Christ and in waiting for His return.

Hebrews 12:1

Therefore then, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses [who have borne testimony to the Truth], let us strip off and throw aside every encumbrance (unnecessary weight) and that sin which so readily (deftly and cleverly) clings to and entangles us, and let us run with patient endurance and steady and active persistence the appointed course of the race that is set before us,

1 Peter 1:7

So that [the genuineness] of your faith may be tested, [your faith] which is infinitely more precious than the perishable gold which is tested and purified by fire. [This proving of your faith is intended] to redound to [your] praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One) is revealed.

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