Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the men of Ephraim gathered themselves together, and went northward, and said unto Jephthah, Wherefore passedst thou over to fight against the children of Ammon, and didst not call us to go with thee? we will burn thine house upon thee with fire.
The Ephraimites said to him, "Why have you done such a thing to us? You did not summon us when you went to fight the Midianites!" They argued vehemently with him.
2 Samuel 19:41
Then all the men of Israel began coming to the king. They asked the king, "Why did our brothers, the men of Judah, sneak the king away and help the king and his household cross the Jordan -- and not only him but all of David's men as well?"
They repay my love with accusations, but I continue to pray.
Then I considered all the skillful work that is done: Surely it is nothing more than competition between one person and another. This also is profitless -- like chasing the wind.
Jesus said to them, "I have shown you many good deeds from the Father. For which one of them are you going to stone me?"
We will burn
On the fourth day they said to Samson's bride, "Trick your husband into giving the solution to the riddle. If you refuse, we will burn up you and your father's family. Did you invite us here to make us poor?"
The Philistines asked, "Who did this?" They were told, "Samson, the Timnite's son-in-law, because the Timnite took Samson's bride and gave her to his best man." So the Philistines went up and burned her and her father.
A stone is heavy and sand is weighty, but vexation by a fool is more burdensome than the two of them.
For where there is jealousy and selfishness, there is disorder and every evil practice.
Where do the conflicts and where do the quarrels among you come from? Is it not from this, from your passions that battle inside you?