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3:13 wise . . . show. Just as James exhorts believers to demonstrate their faith through works, so he also calls for the demonstration of wisdom by godly living.
meekness. The sign of wisdom is a gentle and humble spirit. As arrogance and foolishness go together, so do humility and wisdom.