28 For we maintain that a person is justified by faith apart from the works of the law. Romans 3:28 (NIV)
18 But someone will say, “You have faith; I have deeds.” Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by my deeds.” James 2:18 (NIV)
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1.Paul stresses salvation through faith. Without faith we are lost.
2.James stresses faith thru actions. One goes with the other and you must have both.
3.Who is right? They can’t both be right? Or can they?
4.Paul & James’ views reconciled.
5.Examples from our own church.