They have provoked My jealousy
with their so-called gods;
they have enraged Me with their worthless idols.
So I will provoke their jealousy
with an inferior people;
I will enrage them with a foolish nation.
But I ask, “Did Israel not understand?” First, Moses said:I will make you jealous
of those who are not a nation;
I will make you angry by a nation
that lacks understanding.
if I can somehow make my own people jealous and save some of them.
I ask, then, have they stumbled in order to fall? Absolutely not! On the contrary, by their stumbling, salvation has come to the Gentiles to make Israel jealous.
Then the high priest took action. He and all his colleagues, those who belonged to the party of the Sadducees, were filled with jealousy.
But when the Jews saw the crowds, they were filled with jealousy and began to oppose what Paul was saying by insulting him.
But the Jews became jealous, and they brought together some scoundrels from the marketplace, formed a mob, and started a riot in the city. Attacking Jason’s house, they searched for them to bring them out to the public assembly.