Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For where envying and strife is, there is confusion and every evil work.


Bible References


James 3:14
But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, don't boast and don't lie against the truth.
1 Corinthians 3:3
for you are still fleshly. For insofar as there is jealousy, strife, and factions among you, aren't you fleshly, and don't you walk in the ways of men?
Galatians 5:20
idolatry, sorcery, hatred, strife, jealousies, outbursts of anger, rivalries, divisions, heresies,


1 John 3:12
unlike Cain, who was of the evil one, and killed his brother. Why did he kill him? Because his works were evil, and his brother's righteous.

General references

Psalm 122:8
For my brothers' and companions' sakes, I will now say, "Peace be within you."
Mark 3:25
If a house is divided against itself, that house cannot stand.
Luke 11:35
Therefore see whether the light that is in you isn't darkness.
John 7:49
But this multitude that doesn't know the law is accursed."
John 12:11
because on account of him many of the Jews went away and believed in Jesus.
Romans 12:18
If it is possible, as much as it is up to you, be at peace with all men.
Galatians 5:15
But if you bite and devour one another, be careful that you don't consume one another.