Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Do we provoke the Lord to jealousy? are we stronger than he?
You shall not bow down yourself to them, nor serve them: for I the LORD your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me;
For you shall worship no other god: for the LORD, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God:
For the LORD your God is a consuming fire, even a jealous God.
(For the LORD your God is a jealous God among you) lest the anger of the LORD your God be kindled against you, and destroy you from off the face of the earth.
They provoked him to jealousy with strange gods, with abominations they provoked him to anger.
And Joshua said unto the people, You cannot serve the LORD: for he is a holy God; he is a jealous God; he will not forgive your transgressions nor your sins.
For they provoked him to anger with their high places, and moved him to jealousy with their graven images.
Neither their silver nor their gold shall be able to deliver them in the day of the LORD'S wrath; but the whole land shall be devoured by the fire of his jealousy: for he shall make even a speedy riddance of all them that dwell in the land.
He is wise in heart, and mighty in strength: who has hardened himself against him, and has prospered?
Have you an arm like God? or can you thunder with a voice like him?
Can your heart endure, or can your hands be strong, in the days that I shall deal with you? I the LORD have spoken it, and will do it.
It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.
And yet exalt you yourself against my people, that you will not let them go?
You shall not make to be with me gods of silver, neither shall you make unto you gods of gold.
For jealousy causes the rage of a man: therefore he will not spare in the day of vengeance.