Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

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Bible References

The spirit

Genesis 4:5
and upon Cain, and on his offering, he did not look. And Cain was very angry, and his countenance fell.
Genesis 6:5
And Jehovah saw that the wickedness of Man was great on the earth, and every imagination of the thoughts of his heart only evil continually.
Genesis 8:21
And Jehovah smelled the sweet odour. And Jehovah said in his heart, I will no more henceforth curse the ground on account of Man, for the thought of Man's heart is evil from his youth; and I will no more smite every living thing, as I have done.
Genesis 26:14
And he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great number of servants; and the Philistines envied him.
Genesis 30:1
And when Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, Rachel envied her sister, and said to Jacob, Give me children, or else I die.
Genesis 37:11
And his brethren envied him; but his father kept the saying.
Numbers 11:29
But Moses said to him, Enviest thou for my sake? would that all Jehovah's people were prophets, and that Jehovah would put his Spirit upon them!
Psalm 37:1
{A Psalm of David.} Fret not thyself because of evil-doers, and be not envious of them that work unrighteousness;
Psalm 106:16
And they envied Moses in the camp, and Aaron, the saint of Jehovah.
Proverbs 21:10
The soul of the wicked desireth evil: his neighbour findeth no favour in his eyes.
Ecclesiastes 4:4
And I saw all labour, and all success of work, that it is man's jealousy of his neighbour. This also is vanity and pursuit of the wind.
Isaiah 11:13
And the envy of Ephraim shall depart, and the troublers of Judah shall be cut off; Ephraim will not envy Judah, and Judah will not trouble Ephraim:
Acts 7:9
And the patriarchs, envying Joseph, sold him away into Egypt. And God was with him,
Romans 1:29
being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, covetousness, malice; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, evil dispositions; whisperers,
Titus 3:3
For we were once ourselves also without intelligence, disobedient, wandering in error, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.

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Jonah 4:1
And it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.
Luke 22:24
And there was also a strife among them which of them should be held to be the greatest.