THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

Job (Author Job and/or Moses)

5:2For wrath killeth the foolish man, and envy slayeth the silly one.

5:3I have seen the foolish taking root: but suddenly I cursed his habitation.

Psalms (Author Moses, David, Solomon, Asaph, Heman, Ethan, sons of Korah, compiled by Ezra)

37:1Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity.

37:7Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for him: fret not thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man who bringeth wicked devices to pass.

49:16Be not thou afraid when one is made rich, when the glory of his house is increased;

73:3For I was envious at the foolish, when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.

73:17Until I went into the sanctuary of God; then understood I their end.

73:18Surely thou didst set them in slippery places: thou castedst them down into destruction.

73:19How are they brought into desolation, as in a moment! they are utterly consumed with terrors.

73:20As a dream when one awaketh; so, O Lord, when thou awakest, thou shalt despise their image.

112:10The wicked shall see it, and be grieved; he shall gnash with his teeth, and melt away: the desire of the wicked shall perish.

Proverbs (Author Solomon)

3:31Envy thou not the oppressor, and choose none of his ways.

14:30A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones.

23:17Let not thine heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long.

24:1Be not thou envious against evil men, neither desire to be with them.

24:19Fret not thyself because of evil men, neither be thou envious at the wicked;

27:4Wrath is cruel, and anger is outrageous; but who is able to stand before envy?

Ecclesiastes (Author Solomon)

4:4Again, I considered all travail, and every right work, that for this a man is envied of his neighbour. This is also vanity and vexation of spirit.

Song of Solomon (Author Solomon)

8:6Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehement flame.

Isaiah (Author Isaiah)

26:11LORD, when thy hand is lifted up, they will not see: but they shall see, and be ashamed for their envy at the people; yea, the fire of thine enemies shall devour them.

Ezekiel (Author Ezekiel)

35:11Therefore, as I live, saith the Lord GOD, I will even do according to thine anger, and according to thine envy which thou hast used out of thy hatred against them; and I will make myself known among them, when I have judged thee.

Romans (Author Paul)

1:29Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers,

13:13Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying.

1 Corinthians (Author Paul)

3:3For ye are yet carnal: for whereas there is among you envying, and strife, and divisions, are ye not carnal, and walk as men?

13:4Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up,

2 Corinthians (Author Paul)

12:20For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I would, and that I shall be found unto you such as ye would not: lest there be debates, envyings, wraths, strifes, backbitings, whisperings, swellings, tumults:

Galatians (Author Paul)

5:19Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these; Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness,

5:20Idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, variance, emulations, wrath, strife, seditions, heresies,

5:21Envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I have also told you in time past, that they which do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.

5:26Let us not be desirous of vain glory, provoking one another, envying one another.

1 Timothy (Author Paul)

6:4He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings,

6:5Perverse disputings of men of corrupt minds, and destitute of the truth, supposing that gain is godliness: from such withdraw thyself.

Titus (Author Paul)

3:3For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.

James (Author James)

3:14But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not against the truth.

3:16For where envying and strife is, there is confusion and every evil work.

4:5Do ye think that the scripture saith in vain, The spirit that dwelleth in us lusteth to envy?

5:9Grudge not one against another, brethren, lest ye be condemned: behold, the judge standeth before the door.

1 Peter (Author Peter)

2:1Wherefore laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil speakings,



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