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
but he did not look upon Cain and his present. And Cain was very wroth, and his countenance fell.
Genesis 6:5
And GOD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
Genesis 8:21
And the LORD smelled a savour of rest, and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake, for the intent of man's heart is evil from his childhood; neither will I again smite any more every living thing as I have done.
Genesis 26:14
for he had possession of flocks, possession of herds, great store of servants, and the Philistines envied him.
Genesis 30:1
And when Rachel saw that she gave Jacob no children, Rachel envied her sister and said unto Jacob, Give me sons, or else I will die.
Genesis 37:11
And his brethren envied him; but his father kept the word.
Numbers 11:29
And Moses said unto him, Art thou jealous for my sake? It would be good that all the LORD's people were prophets and that the LORD would put his spirit upon them!
Psalm 37:1
Aleph Do not be angry with the evildoers, neither be thou envious of the workers of iniquity.
Psalm 106:16
Then they envied Moses in the camp and Aaron the saint of the LORD.
Proverbs 21:10
The soul of the wicked desires evil; his neighbour finds no favour in his eyes.
Ecclesiastes 4:4
Again, I considered all travail and every right work, that for this a man is envied of his neighbour. This is also vanity and vexation of spirit.
Isaiah 11:13
The envy also of Ephraim shall depart, and the adversaries of Judah shall be cut off; Ephraim shall not envy Judah, and Judah shall not vex Ephraim.
Acts 7:9
And the patriarchs, moved with envy, sold Joseph into Egypt, but God was with him
Romans 1:29
being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers,
Titus 3:3
For we ourselves also were foolish in another time, rebellious, deceived, serving diverse lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.

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