1 0 1 0 0 1:2 Into divers temptations: The word temptation, in this epistle, is sometimes taken for trials by afflictions or persecutions, as in this place: at other times, it is to be understood, tempting, enticing, or drawing others into sin. 1 2 1 0 0 1:18 Some beginning: That is, a kind of first fruits of his creatures. 1 18 1 0 0 Content-type: text/html; charset=utf-8
¤ Chapter 1: The benefit of tribulations. Prayer with faith. God is the author of all good, but not of evil. We must be slow to anger and not hearers only, but doers of the word. Of bridling the tongue and of pure religion.