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

General references

Bible References

Cruel, and anger is outrageous

James 1:19
You have knowledge of this, dear brothers. But let every man be quick in hearing, slow in words, slow to get angry;

But

Proverbs 14:30
A quiet mind is the life of the body, but envy is a disease in the bones.
Genesis 26:14
For he had great wealth of flocks and herds and great numbers of servants; so that the Philistines were full of envy.
Genesis 37:11
And his brothers were full of envy; but his father kept his words in mind.
Job 5:2
For wrath is the cause of death to the foolish, and he who has no wisdom comes to his end through passion.
Matthew 27:18
For he saw that for envy they had given him up.
Acts 5:17
But the high priest and those who were with him (the Sadducees) were full of envy,
Acts 17:5
But the Jews, being moved with envy, took with them certain low persons from among the common people, and getting together a great number of people, made an outcry in the town, attacking the house of Jason with the purpose of taking them out to the people.
Romans 1:29
Being full of all wrongdoing, evil, desire for the goods of others, hate, envy, putting to death, fighting, deceit, cruel ways, evil talk, and false statements about others;
James 3:14
But if you have bitter envy in your heart and the desire to get the better of others, have no pride in this, talking falsely against what is true.
James 4:5
Or does it seem to you that it is for nothing that the holy Writings say, The spirit which God put into our hearts has a strong desire for us?
1 John 3:12
Not being of the Evil One like Cain, who put his brother to death. And why did he put him to death? Because his works were evil and his brother's works were good.

General references

Proverbs 6:34
For bitter is the wrath of an angry husband; in the day of punishment he will have no mercy.
Daniel 2:12
Because of this the king was angry and full of wrath, and gave orders for the destruction of all the wise men of Babylon.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain