Greek TextsΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:17 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
εἰδότι οὖν καλὸν ποιεῖν καὶ μὴ ποιοῦντι, ἁμαρτία αὐτῷ ἐστιν.
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:17 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:17 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:17 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:17 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:17 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:17 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
ΙΑΚΩΒΟΥ 4:17 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
James 4:17 Hebrew Bible
לכן היודע לעשות הטוב ולא יעשנו והיה בו חטא׃
James 4:17 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܘܐܝܢܐ ܕܝܕܥ ܛܒܬܐ ܘܠܐ ܥܒܕ ܠܗ ܚܛܗܐ ܗܘܐ ܠܗ ܀
Therefore, to one who knows the right thing to do and does not do it, to him it is sin.
King James Bible
Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
So it is a sin for the person who knows to do what is good and doesn't do it.