Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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 regard for Cain and his offering. Cain was furious, and he looked despondent.
Genesis 6:5
When the Lord saw that man’s wickedness was widespread on the earth and that every scheme his mind thought of was nothing but evil all the time,
Genesis 8:21
When the Lord smelled the pleasing aroma, He said to Himself, “I will never again curse the ground because of man, even though man’s inclination is evil from his youth. And I will never again strike down every living thing as I have done.
Genesis 26:14
He had flocks of sheep, herds of cattle, and many slaves, and the Philistines were envious of him.
Genesis 30:1
When Rachel saw that she was not bearing Jacob any children, she envied her sister. “Give me sons, or I will die!” she said to Jacob.
Genesis 37:11
His brothers were jealous of him, but his father kept the matter in mind.
Numbers 11:29
But Moses asked him, “Are you jealous on my account? If only all the Lord’s people were prophets and the Lord would place His Spirit on them!”
Psalm 37:1
Davidic.Do not be agitated by evildoers;
do not envy those who do wrong.
Psalm 106:16
In the camp they were envious of Moses
and of Aaron, the Lord’s holy one.
Proverbs 21:10
A wicked person desires evil;
he has no consideration for his neighbor.
Ecclesiastes 4:4
I saw that all labor and all skillful work is due to a man’s jealousy of his friend. This too is futile and a pursuit of the wind.
Isaiah 11:13
Ephraim’s envy will cease;
Judah’s harassment will end.
Ephraim will no longer be envious of Judah,
and Judah will not harass Ephraim.
Acts 7:9
“The patriarchs became jealous of Joseph and sold him into Egypt, but God was with him
Romans 1:29
They are filled with all unrighteousness, evil, greed, and wickedness. They are full of envy, murder, quarrels, deceit, and malice. They are gossips,
Titus 3:3
For we too were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, enslaved by various passions and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, detesting one another.

General references

Jonah 4:1
But Jonah was greatly displeased and became furious.
Luke 22:24
Then a dispute also arose among them about who should be considered the greatest.

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