Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on James 5:5 in English Standard Version "You have lived on the earth in luxury and in self-indulgence. You have fattened your hearts in a day of slaughter." Job 21:13 They spend their days in prosperity, and in peace they go down to Sheol. Jer 12:3 But you, O Lord, know me; you see me, and test my heart toward you. Pull them out like sheep for the slaughter, and set them apart for the day of slaughter. Lu 16:19 “There was a rich man who was clothed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. 1Ti 5:6 but she who is self-indulgent is dead even while she lives. 2Pe 2:13 suffering wrong as the wage for their wrongdoing. They count it pleasure to revel in the daytime. They are blots and blemishes, reveling in their deceptions, while they feast with you.