James 4:1
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
4159 [e]Πόθεν
Pothen
From whereAdv
4171 [e]πόλεμοι
polemoi
[come] disputesN-NMP
2532 [e]καὶ
kai
andConj
4159 [e]πόθεν
pothen
from whereAdv
3163 [e]μάχαι
machai
quarrelsN-NFP
1722 [e]ἐν
en
amongPrep
4771 [e]ὑμῖν;
hymin
you?PPro-D2P
3756 [e]οὐκ
ouk
[Is it] notAdv
1782 [e]ἐντεῦθεν,
enteuthen
from there,Adv
1537 [e]ἐκ
ek
out ofPrep
3588 [e]τῶν
tōn
theArt-GFP
2237 [e]ἡδονῶν
hēdonōn
passionsN-GFP
4771 [e]ὑμῶν
hymōn
of youPPro-G2P
3588 [e]τῶν
tōn
- Art-GFP
4754 [e]στρατευομένων
strateuomenōn
warringV-PPM-GFP
1722 [e]ἐν
en
inPrep
3588 [e]τοῖς
tois
theArt-DNP
3196 [e]μέλεσιν
melesin
membersN-DNP
4771 [e]ὑμῶν;
hymōn
of you?PPro-G2P









Greek Texts
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:1 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
Πόθεν πόλεμοι καὶ πόθεν μάχαι ἐν ὑμῖν; οὐκ ἐντεῦθεν, ἐκ τῶν ἡδονῶν ὑμῶν τῶν στρατευομένων ἐν τοῖς μέλεσιν ὑμῶν;

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:1 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
Πόθεν πόλεμοι καὶ πόθεν μάχαι ἐν ὑμῖν; οὐκ ἐντεῦθεν, ἐκ τῶν ἡδονῶν ὑμῶν τῶν στρατευομένων ἐν τοῖς μέλεσιν ὑμῶν;

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:1 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
Πόθεν πόλεμοι καὶ πόθεν μάχαι ἐν ὑμῖν; οὐκ ἐντεῦθεν, ἐκ τῶν ἡδονῶν ὑμῶν τῶν στρατευομένων ἐν τοῖς μέλεσιν ὑμῶν;

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:1 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Πόθεν πόλεμοι καὶ μάχαι ἐν ὑμῖν; Οὐκ ἐντεῦθεν, ἐκ τῶν ἡδονῶν ὑμῶν τῶν στρατευομένων ἐν τοῖς μέλεσιν ὑμῶν;

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:1 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
Πόθεν πόλεμοι καὶ πόθεν μάχαι ἐν ὑμῖν; οὐκ ἐντεῦθεν, ἐκ τῶν ἡδονῶν ὑμῶν τῶν στρατευομένων ἐν τοῖς μέλεσιν ὑμῶν;

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:1 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
πόθεν πόλεμος καί πόθεν μάχη ἐν ὑμεῖς οὐ ἐντεῦθεν ἐκ ὁ ἡδονή ὑμεῖς ὁ στρατεύομαι ἐν ὁ μέλος ὑμεῖς

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:1 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
Πόθεν πόλεμοι καὶ μάχαι ἐν ὑμῖν; οὐκ ἐντεῦθεν, ἐκ τῶν ἡδονῶν ὑμῶν τῶν στρατευομένων ἐν τοῖς μέλεσιν ὑμῶν;

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:1 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
Πόθεν πόλεμοι καὶ μάχαι ἐν ὑμῖν οὐκ ἐντεῦθεν ἐκ τῶν ἡδονῶν ὑμῶν τῶν στρατευομένων ἐν τοῖς μέλεσιν ὑμῶν

James 4:1 Hebrew Bible
מאין המלחמות והמדנים אשר ביניכם הלא מתוך התאות המתגרות באבריכם׃

James 4:1 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܡܢ ܐܝܟܐ ܐܝܬ ܒܟܘܢ ܩܪܒܐ ܘܡܨܘܬܐ ܠܐ ܗܘܐ ܡܢ ܪܓܝܓܬܐ ܕܡܩܪܒܢ ܒܗܕܡܝܟܘܢ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
What is the source of quarrels and conflicts among you? Is not the source your pleasures that wage war in your members?

King James Bible
From whence come wars and fightings among you? come they not hence, even of your lusts that war in your members?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
What is the source of wars and fights among you? Don't they come from the cravings that are at war within you?
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

whence.

James 3:14-18 But if you have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, …

fightings. or, brawlings. come they.

James 1:14 But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed.

Genesis 4:5-8 But to Cain and to his offering he had not respect. And Cain was …

Jeremiah 17:9 The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: …

Matthew 15:19 For out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, …

Mark 7:21-23 For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed evil thoughts, …

John 8:44 You are of your father the devil, and the lusts of your father you …

Romans 8:7 Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject …

1 Timothy 6:4-10 He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes …

Titus 3:3 For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, …

1 Peter 1:14 As obedient children, not fashioning yourselves according to the …

1 Peter 2:11 Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain …

1 Peter 4:2,3 That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to …

2 Peter 2:18 For when they speak great swelling words of vanity, they allure through …

2 Peter 3:3 Knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, …

1 John 2:15-17 Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If …

Jude 1:16-18 These are murmurers, complainers, walking after their own lusts; …

lusts. or, pleasures. See on ver.

James 4:3 You ask, and receive not, because you ask amiss, that you may consume …

in.

Romans 7:5,23 For when we were in the flesh, the motions of sins, which were by …

Galatians 5:17 For the flesh lusts against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the …

Colossians 3:5 Mortify therefore your members which are on the earth; fornication, …

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