GOD'S WORD® Translation (© 1995)
If you favor one person over another, you're sinning, and this law convicts you of being disobedient.
King James Bible
But if ye have respect to persons, ye commit sin, and are convinced of the law as transgressors.
Darby Bible Translation
But if ye have respect of persons, ye commit sin, being convicted by the law as transgressors.
World English Bible
But if you show partiality, you commit sin, being convicted by the law as transgressors.
Young's Literal Translation
and if ye accept persons, sin ye do work, being convicted by the law as transgressors;
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1. Is Jesus Christ altogether lovely? Then I beseech you set your souls upon this lovely Jesus. I am sure such an object as has been here represented, would compel love from the coldest breast and hardest heart. Away with those empty nothings, away with this vain deceitful world, which deserves not the thousandth part of the love you give it. Let all stand aside and give way to Christ. O if only you knew his worth and excellency, what he is in himself, what he has done for you, and deserved from …
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Whether all Sins are Connected with one Another?
Be impartial in your decisions. Listen to the least important people the same way you listen to the most important people. Never be afraid of anyone, since your decisions come from God. You may bring me any case that's too hard for you, and I will hear it."
Then Peter said, "Now I understand that God doesn't play favorites.
My brothers and sisters, practice your faith in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ by not favoring one person over another.
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