James 1:1

English Standard Version

1 James, a servant[1] of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes in the Dispersion: Greetings. (Lu22:30; Joh7:35; Ac2:9; Ac12:17; Ac26:7; Ro1:1; 1Pe1:1; 2Pe1:1; Jud1:1)

New International Version

1 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes scattered among the nations: Greetings.

New Int. Readers Version

1 I, James, am writing this letter. I serve God and the Lord Jesus Christ. I am sending this letter to you, the 12 tribes that are scattered among the nations. Greetings.

King James Version

1 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad, greeting.