Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Do ye think that the scripture saith in vain, The spirit that dwelleth in us lusteth to envy?

General references

Bible References

The spirit

Genesis 4:5
but he did not have respect to Cain and to his offering. And Cain was very angry, and his countenance fell.
Genesis 6:5
And LORD saw that the wickedness of man was great on the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
Genesis 8:21
And LORD smelled the sweet savor. And LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake, for that the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth. Neither will I again any more smite everything
Genesis 26:14
And he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great household. And the Philistines envied him.
Genesis 30:1
And when Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no sons, Rachel envied her sister, and she said to Jacob, Give me sons, or else I die.
Genesis 37:11
And his brothers envied him, but his father kept the saying in mind.
Numbers 11:29
And Moses said to him, Are thou jealous for my sake? Would that all of LORD's people were prophets, that LORD would put his Spirit upon them!
Psalm 37:1
Fret not thyself because of evil-doers, nor be thou envious against those who work unrighteousness.
Psalm 106:16
They also envied Moses in the camp, [and] Aaron the sanctified of LORD.
Proverbs 21:10
The soul of a wicked man desires evil. His neighbor finds no favor in his eyes.
Isaiah 11:13
Also the envy of Ephraim shall depart, and those who vex Judah shall be cut off. Ephraim shall not envy Judah, and Judah shall not vex Ephraim.
Acts 7:9
And the patriarchs, being envious, sold Joseph into Egypt. And God was with him,
Romans 1:29
having been filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, greed, evil; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malignity;
Titus 3:3
For we also were formerly foolish, disobedient, being led astray, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in evil and envy, hateful, hating each other.

General references

Jonah 4:1
But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.
Luke 22:24
And also a dispute develop among them, which of them is considered to be greater.