James 3:1

English Standard Version

1 Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness. (Mt23:8; Ro2:20; 1Ti1:7)

New International Version

1 Not many of you should become teachers, my fellow believers, because you know that we who teach will be judged more strictly.

New Int. Readers Version

1 My brothers and sisters, most of you shouldn't want to be teachers. You know that those of us who teach will be held more accountable.

King James Version

1 My brethren, be not many masters, knowing that we shall receive the greater condemnation.