James 5:2
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English Standard Version
Your riches have rotted and your garments are moth-eaten.

King James Bible
Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are motheaten.

American Standard Version
Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Your riches are corrupted: and your garments are motheaten.

English Revised Version
Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten.

Webster's Bible Translation
Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten.

Weymouth New Testament
Your treasures have rotted, and your piles of clothing are moth-eaten;

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Vincent's Word Studies

Are corrupted (σέσηπεν)

Only here in New Testament.

Are moth-eaten (σητόβρωτα γέγονεν)

Lit., have become moth-eaten. Only here in New Testament, but compare σκωληκόβρωτος, eaten of worms, Acts 12:23; and see Matthew 6:19, Matthew 6:20.

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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Your riches.

Jeremiah 17:11 As the partridge sits on eggs, and hatches them not; so he that gets riches, and not by right...

Matthew 6:19,20 Lay not up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust does corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal...

Luke 12:33 Sell that you have, and give alms; provide yourselves bags which wax not old, a treasure in the heavens that fails not...

1 Peter 1:4 To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that fades not away, reserved in heaven for you,

your garments.

James 2:2 For if there come to your assembly a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man in vile raiment;

Job 13:28 And he, as a rotten thing, consumes, as a garment that is moth eaten.

Psalm 39:11 When you with rebukes do correct man for iniquity, you make his beauty to consume away like a moth: surely every man is vanity. Selah.

Isaiah 50:9 Behold, the Lord GOD will help me; who is he that shall condemn me? see, they all shall wax old as a garment...

Isaiah 51:8 For the moth shall eat them up like a garment, and the worm shall eat them like wool: but my righteousness shall be for ever...

Hosea 5:12 Therefore will I be to Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.

Cross References
Job 13:28
Man wastes away like a rotten thing, like a garment that is moth-eaten.

Isaiah 50:9
Behold, the Lord GOD helps me; who will declare me guilty? Behold, all of them will wear out like a garment; the moth will eat them up.

Matthew 6:19
"Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal,

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