A Message for Christians from the NT Letter of James

I will begin a series on the letter of James.  The citation below captures an important contemporary contribution from the letter of James. Letter of James

Chief among James’s contributions is his insistence that genuine Christian faith must become evident in works.  He resolutely opposes the tendency all too common among Christians to rest content with a halfhearted, compromising faith that seeks to have the best of both this world and the next” (Carson, Moo, and Morris, An Introduction to the New Testament [Grand Rapids, Mich.: Zondervan, 1992], 418).

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