James: Exhort and Encourage. New article on Interpreter

James: Exhort and Encourage was recently published on Interpreter.

“James may be the most important book of scripture for the Restoration.  The now famous passage, “If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God,” (James 1:5) set the young Joseph Smith to deep pondering, which led him to follow the simple and pragmatic counsel to inquire of the Lord.  This straightforward, pragmatic approach has long been a noted feature of James, who focused his short epistle on the practical actions and works of the Gospel in contrast to the Pauline writings that lay much emphasis on justification through faith.”  Read more here.

About Taylor Halverson

I love learning. I love connecting. I love interdisciplinarity.
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