Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wrath is cruel, and anger is outrageous; but who is able to stand before envy?

Cruel, and anger is outrageous

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Bible References

Cruel, and anger is outrageous

James 1:19
Therefore, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath.

But

Proverbs 14:30
A tranquil heart is the life of the flesh, but envy is the rottenness of the bones.
Genesis 26:14
And he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great household. And the Philistines envied him.
Genesis 37:11
And his brothers envied him, but his father kept the saying in mind.
Job 5:2
For vexation kills the foolish man, and jealousy slays the silly one.
Matthew 27:18
For he knew that they delivered him up because of envy.
Acts 5:17
But after rising up, the high priest and all those with him (being the sect of the Sadducees) were filled of envy.
Acts 17:5
But the disobedient Jews having taken along certain evil men of the marketplaces, and having gathered a mob, were rioting the city. And having stood by the house of Jason, they sought to bring them out to the populace.
Romans 1:29
having been filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, greed, evil; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malignity;
James 3:14
But if ye have bitter envy and selfish ambition in your heart, do not boast, and do not lie against the truth.
James 4:5
Or think ye that the scripture says vainly, The spirit that he caused to dwell in us yearns with jealousy?
1 John 3:12
Not as Cain. He was of the wicked, and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his works were wrong, and his brother's right.

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Proverbs 6:34
For jealousy is a man's fury, and he will not spare in the day of vengeance.
Daniel 2:12
For this reason the king was angry and very furious, and commanded to destroy all the wise men of Babylon.