Faith In Action-What is Dead Faith?

Wally gives us a good lesson in this post.

Truth in Palmyra

faith in action

James 2:26

For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also.


Read all of James Chapter 2 here

We have just completed our study of James Chapter 2. I hope it has been as useful in the reading as it has been in the writing. Several of the commentators I have read have pointed out the James 2:14-26 is  one of the harder passages in Scripture to interpret properly. I would have to agree with that assessment.

But there are some things we can easily take away from the study of James Chapter 2 that certainly do not take a degree in theology to learn.

Salvation is by grace, through faith. James never contradicts this clear teaching of other scripture.

On the other hand, genuine faith produces some sort of product. James does teach that faith without some product might not be genuine…

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