James 5:16
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
1843 [e]Ἐξομολογεῖσθε
exomologeisthe
ConfessV-PMM-2P
3767 [e]οὖν
oun
thereforeConj
240 [e]ἀλλήλοις
allēlois
to one anotherRecPro-DMP
3588 [e]τὰς
tas
theArt-AFP
266 [e]ἁμαρτίας,
hamartias
sins,N-AFP
2532 [e]καὶ
kai
andConj
2172 [e]εὔχεσθε*
euchesthe
prayV-PMM/P-2P
5228 [e]ὑπὲρ
hyper
forPrep
240 [e]ἀλλήλων,
allēlōn
one another,RecPro-GMP
3704 [e]ὅπως
hopōs
so thatConj
2390 [e]ἰαθῆτε.
iathēte
you may be healed.V-ASP-2P
4183 [e]πολὺ
poly
MuchAdj-ANS
2480 [e]ἰσχύει
ischyei
prevailsV-PIA-3S
1162 [e]δέησις
deēsis
[the] prayerN-NFS
1342 [e]δικαίου
dikaiou
of a righteous [man]Adj-GMS
1754 [e]ἐνεργουμένη.
energoumenē
being made effective.V-PPM-NFS









Greek Texts
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 5:16 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
ἐξομολογεῖσθε οὖν ἀλλήλοις τὰς ἁμαρτίας, καὶ προσεύχεσθε ὑπὲρ ἀλλήλων, ὅπως ἰαθῆτε. πολὺ ἰσχύει δέησις δικαίου ἐνεργουμένη.

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 5:16 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
ἐξομολογεῖσθε οὖν ἀλλήλοις τὰς ἁμαρτίας καὶ προσεύχεσθε ὑπὲρ ἀλλήλων, ὅπως ἰαθῆτε. πολὺ ἰσχύει δέησις δικαίου ἐνεργουμένη.

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 5:16 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
ἐξομολογεῖσθε οὖν ἀλλήλοις τὰς ἁμαρτίας καὶ προσεύχεσθε / εὔχεσθε ὑπὲρ ἀλλήλων, ὅπως ἰαθῆτε. πολὺ ἰσχύει δέησις δικαίου ἐνεργουμένη.

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 5:16 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Ἐξομολογεῖσθε ἀλλήλοις τὰ παραπτώματα, καὶ εὔχεσθε ὑπὲρ ἀλλήλων, ὅπως ἰαθῆτε. Πολὺ ἰσχύει δέησις δικαίου ἐνεργουμένη.

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 5:16 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
ἐξομολογεῖσθε ἀλλήλοις τὰ παραπτώματα, καὶ εὔχεσθε ὑπὲρ ἀλλήλων, ὅπως ἰαθῆτε· πολὺ ἰσχύει δέησις δικαίου ἐνεργουμένη.

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 5:16 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
ἐξομολογέω οὖν ἀλλήλων ὁ ἁμαρτία καί εὔχομαι ὑπέρ ἀλλήλων ὅπως ἰάομαι πολύς ἰσχύω δέησις δίκαιος ἐνεργέω

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 5:16 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
ἐξομολογεῖσθε ἀλλήλοις τὰ παραπτώματα, καὶ εὔχεσθε ὑπὲρ ἀλλήλων, ὅπως ἰαθῆτε. πολὺ ἰσχύει δέησις δικαίου ἐνεργουμένη.

ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 5:16 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
ἐξομολογεῖσθε ἀλλήλοις τὰ παραπτώματα, καὶ εὔχεσθε ὑπὲρ ἀλλήλων ὅπως ἰαθῆτε πολὺ ἰσχύει δέησις δικαίου ἐνεργουμένη

James 5:16 Hebrew Bible
התודו עונותיכם איש לפני רעהו והתפללו איש בעד רעהו למען תרפאו כי גדול כח תפלת הצדיק הקרא אל אלהים בחזקה׃

James 5:16 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܗܘܝܬܘܢ ܕܝܢ ܡܘܕܝܢ ܤܟܠܘܬܟܘܢ ܚܕ ܠܚܕ ܘܗܘܝܬܘܢ ܡܨܠܝܢ ܚܕ ܥܠ ܚܕ ܕܬܬܐܤܘܢ ܪܒ ܗܘ ܓܝܪ ܚܝܠܗ ܕܨܠܘܬܐ ܐܝܕܐ ܕܙܕܝܩܐ ܡܨܠܐ ܠܗ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.

King James Bible
Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, so that you may be healed. The urgent request of a righteous person is very powerful in its effect.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Confess.

Genesis 41:9,10 Then spoke the chief butler to Pharaoh, saying, I do remember my …

2 Samuel 19:19 And said to the king, Let not my lord impute iniquity to me…

Matthew 3:6 And were baptized of him in Jordan, confessing their sins.

Matthew 18:15-17 Moreover if your brother shall trespass against you, go and tell …

Luke 7:3,4 And when he heard of Jesus, he sent to him the elders of the Jews, …

Acts 19:18 And many that believed came, and confessed, and showed their deeds.

pray.

Colossians 1:9 For this cause we also, since the day we heard it, do not cease …

1 Thessalonians 5:17,23,25 Pray without ceasing…

Hebrews 13:18 Pray for us: for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things …

that.

Genesis 20:17 So Abraham prayed to God: and God healed Abimelech, and his wife, …

2 Chronicles 30:20 And the LORD listened to Hezekiah, and healed the people.

Luke 9:6 And they departed, and went through the towns, preaching the gospel, …

Acts 10:38 How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: …

The effectual.

Genesis 18:23-32 And Abraham drew near, and said, Will you also destroy the righteous …

Genesis 19:29 And it came to pass, when God destroyed the cities of the plain, …

Genesis 20:7,17 Now therefore restore the man his wife; for he is a prophet, and …

Genesis 32:28 And he said, Your name shall be called no more Jacob, but Israel: …

Exodus 9:28,29,33 Entreat the LORD (for it is enough) that there be no more mighty …

Exodus 17:11 And it came to pass, when Moses held up his hand, that Israel prevailed: …

Exodus 32:10-14 Now therefore let me alone, that my wrath may wax hot against them, …

Numbers 11:2 And the people cried to Moses; and when Moses prayed to the LORD, …

Numbers 14:13-20 And Moses said to the LORD, Then the Egyptians shall hear it, (for …

Numbers 21:7-9 Therefore the people came to Moses, and said, We have sinned, for …

Deuteronomy 9:18-20 And I fell down before the LORD, as at the first, forty days and …

Joshua 10:12 Then spoke Joshua to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered …

1 Samuel 12:18 So Samuel called to the LORD; and the LORD sent thunder and rain …

1 Kings 13:6 And the king answered and said to the man of God, Entreat now the …

1 Kings 17:18-24 And she said to Elijah, What have I to do with you, O you man of …

2 Kings 4:33-35 He went in therefore, and shut the door on them two, and prayed to the LORD…

2 Kings 19:15-20 And Hezekiah prayed before the LORD, and said, O LORD God of Israel, …

2 Kings 20:2-5 Then he turned his face to the wall, and prayed to the LORD, saying…

2 Chronicles 14:11,12 And Asa cried to the LORD his God, and said, LORD, it is nothing …

2 Chronicles 32:20-22 And for this cause Hezekiah the king, and the prophet Isaiah the …

Job 42:8 Therefore take to you now seven bullocks and seven rams, and go to …

Psalm 10:17,18 LORD, you have heard the desire of the humble: you will prepare their …

Psalm 34:15 The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their cry.

Psalm 145:18,19 The LORD is near to all them that call on him, to all that call on …

Proverbs 15:8,29 The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD: but the …

Proverbs 28:9 He that turns away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer …

Jeremiah 15:1 Then said the LORD to me, Though Moses and Samuel stood before me, …

Jeremiah 29:12,13 Then shall you call on me, and you shall go and pray to me, and I …

Jeremiah 33:3 Call to me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty …

Daniel 2:18-23 That they would desire mercies of the God of heaven concerning this secret…

Daniel 9:20-22 And whiles I was speaking, and praying, and confessing my sin and …

Hosea 12:3,4 He took his brother by the heel in the womb, and by his strength …

Matthew 7:7-11 Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and you shall find; knock, …

Matthew 21:22 And all things, whatever you shall ask in prayer, believing, you shall receive.

Luke 11:11-13 If a son shall ask bread of any of you that is a father, will he …

Luke 18:1-8 And he spoke a parable to them to this end, that men ought always …

John 9:31 Now we know that God hears not sinners: but if any man be a worshipper …

Acts 4:24-31 And when they heard that, they lifted up their voice to God with …

Acts 12:5-11 Peter therefore was kept in prison: but prayer was made without ceasing …

1 John 3:22 And whatever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, …

a righteous.

Romans 3:10 As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one:

Romans 5:19 For as by one man's disobedience many were made sinners, so by the …

Hebrews 11:4,7 By faith Abel offered to God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, …

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