Detailed outline of the Book (Letter of) of James

  1. Greetings (1:1)
  2. Trials and Temptations (1:2–18)
    1. The Testing of Faith (1:2–12)
    2. The Source of Temptation (1:13–18)
  3. Listening and Doing (1:19–27)
  4. Favoritism Forbidden (2:1–13)
  5. Faith and Deeds (2:14–26)
  6. Taming the Tongue (3:1–12)
  7. Two Kinds of Wisdom (3:13–18)
  8. Warning against Worldliness (ch. 4)
    1. Quarrelsomeness (4:1–3)
    2. Spiritual Unfaithfulness (4:4)
    3. Pride (4:5–10)
    4. Slander (4:11–12)
    5. Boasting (4:13–17)
  9. Warning to Rich Oppressors (5:1–6)
  10. Miscellaneous Exhortations (5:7–20)
    1. Concerning Patience in Suffering (5:7–11)
    2. Concerning Oaths (5:12)
    3. Concerning the Prayer of Faith (5:13–18)
    4. Concerning Those Who Wander from the Truth (5:19–20)
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