What the bible says about jealousy

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what the bible says about jealousy

Everything the Bible Says about Envy and Jealousy: From Genesis to Revelation a complete compilation of verses from the king James by Jason Rollin

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Jealousy - Bible Promises Spoken

But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast and be false to the truth. This is not the wisdom that comes down from above, but .
Jason Rollin

10 Bible verses on envy and jealousy

All of these thoughts stem from a single root cause, jealousy. This is especially true when we begin to make minor comparisons about our lives to others around us, which can quickly escalate into jealousy. Have you ever looked at a cactus and compared it to a flower? The cactus is prickly, dry, and sometimes not as beautiful to the naked eye; while the flower stands tall, beautiful, and smelling wonderful. At the same time, the cactus can provide nourishment, protect itself, and requires virtually no maintenance or upkeep, while the flower is most of the time a decorative piece, very fragile, and requires a lot of care to maintain its beauty.

As such, I'm stressing the dangers of these two negative emotions by sharing some Biblical references. Job ; "Surely resentment destroys the fool, and jealousy kills the simple. There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off. Such wisdom does not come from above but is earthly, unspiritual, demonic. For where envy and selfish ambition exist, there is disorder and every kind of evil.

Old Testament Bible Verses About Jealousy:

We all know how easy it is for us to get jealous of someone, even when our intentions are good. It is very easy for us to fall into jealousy in our society, especially when others around us are more fortunate. But, it is important for us to realize what is most important in our lives and what matters most. Social media can be something where people have access and an inside look at other people's lives. This is a perfect opportunity for us to smile for them, instead of getting jealous towards them. There are several verses that deal with this topic because when we fall into jealousy, we often spiral down in our spiritual life.

H ere are four examples of jealousy from the Bible. Or are you indeed to rule over us? Come now, let us kill him and throw him into one of the pits. Instead, Joseph is sold into slavery by his brothers, but much later, they would discover their jealousy, which was clearly sinful, turned out to do much good Gen Instead of singling out a person as an example of jealousy, I decided to include the whole church of Corinth. For while there is jealousy and strife among you, are you not of the flesh and behaving only in a human way?


  1. Petra U. says:

    These Bible verses will help you overcome jealousy, by leading us back to the path of patience, faith, and self control.

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