James 1:24
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English Standard Version
For he looks at himself and goes away and at once forgets what he was like.

King James Bible
For he beholdeth himself, and goeth his way, and straightway forgetteth what manner of man he was.

American Standard Version
for he beholdeth himself, and goeth away, and straightway forgetteth what manner of man he was.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For he beheld himself, and went his way, and presently forgot what manner of man he was.

English Revised Version
for he beholdeth himself, and goeth away, and straightway forgetteth what manner of man he was.

Webster's Bible Translation
For he beholdeth himself, and goeth away, and immediately forgetteth what manner of man he was.

Weymouth New Testament
Although he has looked carefully at himself, he goes away, and has immediately forgotten the sort of man he is.

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Vincent's Word Studies

He beholdeth (κατενόησεν)

The aorist tense, throwing the sentence into a lively, narrative form: he beheld himself and forgot. Compare James 1:11.

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Judges 8:18 Then said he to Zebah and Zalmunna, What manner of men were they whom you slew at Tabor? And they answered, As you are, so were they...

Matthew 8:27 But the men marveled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him!

Luke 1:66 And all they that heard them laid them up in their hearts, saying...

Luke 7:39 Now when the Pharisee which had bidden him saw it, he spoke within himself, saying, This man, if he were a prophet...

1 Thessalonians 1:5 For our gospel came not to you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Ghost, and in much assurance...

2 Peter 3:11 Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought you to be in all holy conversation and godliness,

Cross References
James 1:23
For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man who looks intently at his natural face in a mirror.

James 1:25
But the one who looks into the perfect law, the law of liberty, and perseveres, being no hearer who forgets but a doer who acts, he will be blessed in his doing.

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