Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on James 4:12 in English Standard Version "There is only one lawgiver and judge, he who is able to save and to destroy. But who are you to judge your neighbor?" Isa 33:22 For the Lord is our judge; the Lord is our lawgiver; the Lord is our king; he will save us. Mt 10:28 And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather fear him who can destroy both soul and body in hell. Ro 14:4 Who are you to pass judgment on the servant of another? It is before his own master that he stands or falls. And he will be upheld, for the Lord is able to make him stand. Jas 5:9 Do not grumble against one another, brothers, so that you may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standing at the door.