Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Phinehas, the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, has turned my wrath away from the sons of Israel, in that he was jealous with my jealousy among them, so that I did not consume the sons of Israel in my jealousy.
For the zeal of thy house has eaten me up, and the reproaches of those who reproach thee have fallen upon me.
And his disciples remembered that it is written, Zeal for thy house will consume me.
not lazy in diligence, being fervent in the Spirit serving the Lord,
2 Corinthians 7:11
For behold this same thing--your grieving toward God. How much eagerness it worked in you, even a defense, even indignation, even fear, even longing, even zeal, even vengeance! In everything ye demonstrated yourselves to be pure in
But to be zealous of is always good in a good thing, and not only when I am present with you.
who gave himself for us, so that he might redeem us from all lawlessness, and purify to himself a special people, a zealot of good works.
Then all those virgins were roused, and put their lamps in order.