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What is the difference between gifts of healing (1 Cor 12) and praying for the sick to get healed (James 5)?

I Cor. 13:8 shows that the sign gifts would come to an end but we learn from many of the passages already cited in prior posts that general prayer for healing is very much encouraged for all believers ...
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What is the justification for translating James 2:14b as "Can such faith save them?"?

Translators who insert modifiers like "such" or "this kind of" before "faith" have apparently decided to clarify the text so that it cannot be read to contradict the ...
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What is the justification for translating James 2:14b as "Can such faith save them?"?

In Jam. 2:14, the noun “faith” occurs twice: first, «πίστιν», which is indefinite or anarthrous, and then «ἡ πίστις», which is definite. The author is discussing faith which does not have works: 14 ...
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