James 5:3

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


King James Version

Your gold and silver is cankered; and the rust of them shall be a witness against you, and shall eat your flesh as it were fire. Ye have heaped treasure together for the last days.
New King James Version

Your gold and silver are corroded, and their corrosion will be a witness against you and will eat your flesh like fire. You have heaped up treasure in the last days.
New American Standard Bible

Your gold and silver have rusted; and their rust will be a witness against you and will consume your flesh like fire. It is in the last days that you have stored up your treasure!
New International Version

Your gold and silver are corroded. Their corrosion will testify against you and eat your flesh like fire. You have hoarded wealth in the last days.
The Amplified Bible

Your gold and silver are completely rusted through, and their rust will be testimony against you and it will devour your flesh as if it were fire. You have heaped together treasure for the last days.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

Your gold and your silver have become completely tarnished and corroded, and their rust shall be for a witness against you, and shall eat your flesh like fire. You stored up treasure in the last days.
Phillips’ Modern English

your gold and silver are tarnished. Yes, their very tarnish will be evidence against you, and they will burn your flesh like fire. You have made a fine pile in these last days, haven’t you?
Williams’ Language of the People

your gold and silver have rusted, and their rust will testify against you and devour your flesh like fire. You have stored up these things for the last days.
 
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  2. Pressing Into the Kingdom - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) The kingdom of God differs from the law and the prophets – why is that important?

  3. Treasures - Neil Girrard Do we really know what our treasures really are?

  4. Wealth: Blessing, Curse or Test? - Neil Girrard A Scriptural look at whether wealth is a blessing, a curse or simply a test from God.
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