112 verses

Gen 26:14

(NIV)
He had so many flocks and herds and servants that the Philistines envied him.
(ESV)
He had possessions of flocks and herds and many servants, so that the Philistines envied him.

Gen 30:1

(NIV)
When Rachel saw that she was not bearing Jacob any children, she became jealous of her sister. So she said to Jacob, ‘Give me children, or I’ll die!’

(ESV)
When Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, she envied her sister. She said to Jacob, “Give me children, or I shall die!”

Gen 37:11

(NIV)
His brothers were jealous of him, but his father kept the matter in mind.

(ESV)
And his brothers were jealous of him, but his father kept the saying in mind.

Gen 44:16

(NIV)
‘What can we say to my lord?’ Judah replied. ‘What can we say? How can we prove our innocence? God has uncovered your servants’ guilt. We are now my lord’s slaves – we ourselves and the one who was found to have the cup.’

(ESV)
And Judah said, “What shall we say to my lord? What shall we speak? Or how can we clear ourselves? God has found out the guilt of your servants; behold, we are my lord’s servants, both we and he also in whose hand the cup has been found.”

Exod 20:5

(NIV)
You shall not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me,
(ESV)
You shall not bow down to them or serve them, for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and the fourth generation of those who hate me,

Exod 28:38

(NIV)
It will be on Aaron’s forehead, and he will bear the guilt involved in the sacred gifts the Israelites consecrate, whatever their gifts may be. It will be on Aaron’s forehead continually so that they will be acceptable to the Lord.

(ESV)
It shall be on Aaron’s forehead, and Aaron shall bear any guilt from the holy things that the people of Israel consecrate as their holy gifts. It shall regularly be on his forehead, that they may be accepted before the Lord.

Exod 28:43

(NIV)
Aaron and his sons must wear them whenever they enter the tent of meeting or approach the altar to minister in the Holy Place, so that they will not incur guilt and die.

‘This is to be a lasting ordinance for Aaron and his descendants.

(ESV)
and they shall be on Aaron and on his sons when they go into the tent of meeting or when they come near the altar to minister in the Holy Place, lest they bear guilt and die. This shall be a statute forever for him and for his offspring after him.

Exod 34:14

(NIV)
Do not worship any other god, for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God.

(ESV)
(for you shall worship no other god, for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God),

Num 5:14

(NIV)
and if feelings of jealousy come over her husband and he suspects his wife and she is impure – or if he is jealous and suspects her even though she is not impure –
(ESV)
and if the spirit of jealousy comes over him and he is jealous of his wife who has defiled herself, or if the spirit of jealousy comes over him and he is jealous of his wife, though she has not defiled herself,

Num 5:15

(NIV)
then he is to take his wife to the priest. He must also take an offering of a tenth of an ephah of barley flour on her behalf. He must not pour olive oil on it or put incense on it, because it is a grain offering for jealousy, a reminder-offering to draw attention to wrongdoing.

(ESV)
then the man shall bring his wife to the priest and bring the offering required of her, a tenth of an ephah of barley flour. He shall pour no oil on it and put no frankincense on it, for it is a grain offering of jealousy, a grain offering of remembrance, bringing iniquity to remembrance.

Num 5:18

(NIV)
After the priest has made the woman stand before the Lord, he shall loosen her hair and place in her hands the reminder-offering, the grain offering for jealousy, while he himself holds the bitter water that brings a curse.
(ESV)
And the priest shall set the woman before the Lord and unbind the hair of the woman’s head and place in her hands the grain offering of remembrance, which is the grain offering of jealousy. And in his hand the priest shall have the water of bitterness that brings the curse.

Num 5:25

(NIV)
The priest is to take from her hands the grain offering for jealousy, wave it before the Lord and bring it to the altar.
(ESV)
And the priest shall take the grain offering of jealousy out of the woman’s hand and shall wave the grain offering before the Lord and bring it to the altar.

Num 5:29

(NIV)
‘“This, then, is the law of jealousy when a woman goes astray and makes herself impure while married to her husband,
(ESV)
This is the law in cases of jealousy, when a wife, though under her husband’s authority, goes astray and defiles herself,

Num 5:30

(NIV)
or when feelings of jealousy come over a man because he suspects his wife. The priest is to make her stand before the Lord and is to apply this entire law to her.
(ESV)
or when the spirit of jealousy comes over a man and he is jealous of his wife. Then he shall set the woman before the Lord, and the priest shall carry out for her all this law.

Num 11:29

(NIV)
But Moses replied, ‘Are you jealous for my sake? I wish that all the Lord’s people were prophets and that the Lord would put his Spirit on them!’
(ESV)
But Moses said to him, “Are you jealous for my sake? Would that all the Lord’s people were prophets, that the Lord would put his Spirit on them!”

Num 25:11

(NIV)
‘Phinehas son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron, the priest, has turned my anger away from the Israelites. Since he was as zealous for my honour among them as I am, I did not put an end to them in my zeal.
(ESV)
Phinehas the son of Eleazar, son of Aaron the priest, has turned back my wrath from the people of Israel, in that he was jealous with my jealousy among them, so that I did not consume the people of Israel in my jealousy.

Num 25:13

(NIV)
He and his descendants will have a covenant of a lasting priesthood, because he was zealous for the honour of his God and made atonement for the Israelites.’

(ESV)
and it shall be to him and to his descendants after him the covenant of a perpetual priesthood, because he was jealous for his God and made atonement for the people of Israel.’”

Deut 4:24

(NIV)
For the Lord your God is a consuming fire, a jealous God.

(ESV)
For the Lord your God is a consuming fire, a jealous God.

Deut 5:9

(NIV)
You shall not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me,
(ESV)
You shall not bow down to them or serve them; for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me,

Deut 6:15

(NIV)
for the Lord your God, who is among you, is a jealous God and his anger will burn against you, and he will destroy you from the face of the land.
(ESV)
for the Lord your God in your midst is a jealous Godlest the anger of the Lord your God be kindled against you, and he destroy you from off the face of the earth.

Deut 29:20

(NIV)
The Lord will never be willing to forgive them; his wrath and zeal will burn against them. All the curses written in this book will fall on them, and the Lord will blot out their names from under heaven.
(ESV)
The Lord will not be willing to forgive him, but rather the anger of the Lord and his jealousy will smoke against that man, and the curses written in this book will settle upon him, and the Lord will blot out his name from under heaven.

Deut 32:16

(NIV)
They made him jealous with their foreign gods
and angered him with their detestable idols.
(ESV)
They stirred him to jealousy with strange gods;
with abominations they provoked him to anger.

Deut 32:21

(NIV)
They made me jealous by what is no god
and angered me with their worthless idols.
I will make them envious by those who are not a people;
I will make them angry by a nation that has no understanding.
(ESV)
They have made me jealous with what is no god;
they have provoked me to anger with their idols.
So I will make them jealous with those who are no people;
I will provoke them to anger with a foolish nation.

Josh 24:19

(NIV)
Joshua said to the people, ‘You are not able to serve the Lord. He is a holy God; he is a jealous God. He will not forgive your rebellion and your sins.
(ESV)
But Joshua said to the people, “You are not able to serve the Lord, for he is a holy God. He is a jealous God; he will not forgive your transgressions or your sins.

1Sam 20:1

(NIV)
Then David fled from Naioth at Ramah and went to Jonathan and asked, ‘What have I done? What is my crime? How have I wronged your father, that he is trying to kill me?’

(ESV)
Then David fled from Naioth in Ramah and came and said before Jonathan, “What have I done? What is my guilt? And what is my sin before your father, that he seeks my life?”

1Sam 20:8

(NIV)
As for you, show kindness to your servant, for you have brought him into a covenant with you before the Lord. If I am guilty, then kill me yourself! Why hand me over to your father?’

(ESV)
Therefore deal kindly with your servant, for you have brought your servant into a covenant of the Lord with you. But if there is guilt in me, kill me yourself, for why should you bring me to your father?”

1Sam 25:24

(NIV)
She fell at his feet and said: ‘Pardon your servant, my lord, and let me speak to you; hear what your servant has to say.
(ESV)
She fell at his feet and said, “On me alone, my lord, be the guilt. Please let your servant speak in your ears, and hear the words of your servant.

2Sam 14:9

(NIV)
But the woman from Tekoa said to him, ‘Let my lord the king pardon me and my family, and let the king and his throne be without guilt.’

(ESV)
And the woman of Tekoa said to the king, On me be the guilt, my lord the king, and on my father’s house; let the king and his throne be guiltless.”

2Sam 14:32

(NIV)
Absalom said to Joab, ‘Look, I sent word to you and said, “Come here so that I can send you to the king to ask, ‘Why have I come from Geshur? It would be better for me if I were still there!’” Now then, I want to see the king’s face, and if I am guilty of anything, let him put me to death.’

(ESV)
Absalom answered Joab, “Behold, I sent word to you, ‘Come here, that I may send you to the king, to ask, “Why have I come from Geshur? It would be better for me to be there still.” Now therefore let me go into the presence of the king, and if there is guilt in me, let him put me to death.’”

2Sam 19:19

(NIV)
and said to him, ‘May my lord not hold me guilty. Do not remember how your servant did wrong on the day my lord the king left Jerusalem. May the king put it out of his mind.
(ESV)
and said to the king, “Let not my lord hold me guilty or remember how your servant did wrong on the day my lord the king left Jerusalem. Do not let the king take it to heart.

2Sam 21:2

(NIV)
The king summoned the Gibeonites and spoke to them. (Now the Gibeonites were not a part of Israel but were survivors of the Amorites; the Israelites had sworn to spare them, but Saul in his zeal for Israel and Judah had tried to annihilate them.)
(ESV)
So the king called the Gibeonites and spoke to them. Now the Gibeonites were not of the people of Israel but of the remnant of the Amorites. Although the people of Israel had sworn to spare them, Saul had sought to strike them down in his zeal for the people of Israel and Judah.

1Kgs 14:22

(NIV)
Judah did evil in the eyes of the Lord. By the sins they committed they stirred up his jealous anger more than those who were before them had done.
(ESV)
And Judah did what was evil in the sight of the Lord, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins that they committed, more than all that their fathers had done.

1Kgs 19:10

(NIV)
He replied, ‘I have been very zealous for the Lord God Almighty. The Israelites have rejected your covenant, torn down your altars, and put your prophets to death with the sword. I am the only one left, and now they are trying to kill me too.’

(ESV)
He said, “I have been very jealous for the Lord, the God of hosts. For the people of Israel have forsaken your covenant, thrown down your altars, and killed your prophets with the sword, and I, even I only, am left, and they seek my life, to take it away.”

1Kgs 19:14

(NIV)
He replied, ‘I have been very zealous for the Lord God Almighty. The Israelites have rejected your covenant, torn down your altars, and put your prophets to death with the sword. I am the only one left, and now they are trying to kill me too.’

(ESV)
He said, “I have been very jealous for the Lord, the God of hosts. For the people of Israel have forsaken your covenant, thrown down your altars, and killed your prophets with the sword, and I, even I only, am left, and they seek my life, to take it away.”

2Kgs 10:16

(NIV)
Jehu said, ‘Come with me and see my zeal for the Lord.’ Then he made him ride in his chariot.

(ESV)
And he said, “Come with me, and see my zeal for the Lord.” So he had him ride in his chariot.

2Kgs 19:31

(NIV)
For out of Jerusalem will come a remnant,
and out of Mount Zion a band of survivors.
‘The zeal of the Lord Almighty will accomplish this.
(ESV)
For out of Jerusalem shall go a remnant, and out of Mount Zion a band of survivors. The zeal of the Lord will do this.

Neh 4:5

(NIV)
Do not cover up their guilt or blot out their sins from your sight, for they have thrown insults in the face of the builders.

(ESV)
Do not cover their guilt, and let not their sin be blotted out from your sight, for they have provoked you to anger in the presence of the builders.

Job 5:2

(NIV)
Resentment kills a fool,
and envy slays the simple.
(ESV)
Surely vexation kills the fool,
and jealousy slays the simple.

Job 11:6

(NIV)
and disclose to you the secrets of wisdom,
for true wisdom has two sides.
Know this: God has even forgotten some of your sin.
(ESV)
and that he would tell you the secrets of wisdom!
For he is manifold in understanding.
Know then that God exacts of you less than your guilt deserves.

(NIV)

Of David.

(ESV)

Of David.

Ps 37:1

(NIV)
Do not fret because of those who are evil
or be envious of those who do wrong;
(ESV)
Fret not yourself because of evildoers;
be not envious of wrongdoers!

Ps 65:3

(NIV)
When we were overwhelmed by sins,
you forgave our transgressions.
(ESV)
When iniquities prevail against me,
you atone for our transgressions.

Ps 69:9

(NIV)
for zeal for your house consumes me,
and the insults of those who insult you fall on me.
(ESV)
For zeal for your house has consumed me,
and the reproaches of those who reproach you have fallen on me.

Ps 73:3

(NIV)
For I envied the arrogant
when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
(ESV)
For I was envious of the arrogant
when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.

Ps 78:58

(NIV)
They angered him with their high places;
they aroused his jealousy with their idols.
(ESV)
For they provoked him to anger with their high places;
they moved him to jealousy with their idols.

Ps 79:5

(NIV)
How long, Lord? Will you be angry for ever?
How long will your jealousy burn like fire?
(ESV)
How long, O Lord? Will you be angry forever?
Will your jealousy burn like fire?

Ps 106:16

(NIV)
In the camp they grew envious of Moses
and of Aaron, who was consecrated to the Lord.
(ESV)
When men in the camp were jealous of Moses
and Aaron, the holy one of the Lord,

Ps 119:139

(NIV)
My zeal wears me out,
for my enemies ignore your words.
(ESV)
My zeal consumes me,
because my foes forget your words.

Prov 3:31

(NIV)
Do not envy the violent
or choose any of their ways.
(ESV)
Do not envy a man of violence
and do not choose any of his ways,

Prov 6:34

(NIV)
For jealousy arouses a husband’s fury,
and he will show no mercy when he takes revenge.
(ESV)
For jealousy makes a man furious,
and he will not spare when he takes revenge.

Prov 14:30

(NIV)
A heart at peace gives life to the body,
but envy rots the bones.
(ESV)
A tranquil heart gives life to the flesh,
but envy makes the bones rot.

Prov 23:17

(NIV)
Do not let your heart envy sinners,
but always be zealous for the fear of the Lord.
(ESV)
Let not your heart envy sinners,
but continue in the fear of the Lord all the day.

Prov 24:1

(NIV)
Do not envy the wicked,
do not desire their company;
(ESV)
Be not envious of evil men,
nor desire to be with them,

Prov 24:19

(NIV)
Do not fret because of evildoers
or be envious of the wicked,
(ESV)
Fret not yourself because of evildoers,
and be not envious of the wicked,

Prov 27:4

(NIV)
Anger is cruel and fury overwhelming,
but who can stand before jealousy?
(ESV)
Wrath is cruel, anger is overwhelming,
but who can stand before jealousy?

Eccl 4:4

(NIV)
And I saw that all toil and all achievement spring from one person’s envy of another. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.

(ESV)
Then I saw that all toil and all skill in work come from a man’s envy of his neighbor. This also is vanity and a striving after wind.

Eccl 9:6

(NIV)
Their love, their hate
and their jealousy have long since vanished;
never again will they have a part
in anything that happens under the sun.
(ESV)
Their love and their hate and their envy have already perished, and forever they have no more share in all that is done under the sun.

Song 8:6

(NIV)
Place me like a seal over your heart,
like a seal on your arm;
for love is as strong as death,
its jealousy unyielding as the grave.
It burns like blazing fire,
like a mighty flame.
(ESV)
Set me as a seal upon your heart,
as a seal upon your arm,
for love is strong as death,
jealousy is fierce as the grave.
Its flashes are flashes of fire,
the very flame of the Lord.

Isa 6:7

(NIV)
With it he touched my mouth and said, ‘See, this has touched your lips; your guilt is taken away and your sin atoned for.’

(ESV)
And he touched my mouth and said: “Behold, this has touched your lips; your guilt is taken away, and your sin atoned for.”

Isa 9:7

(NIV)
Of the greatness of his government and peace
there will be no end.
He will reign on David’s throne
and over his kingdom,
establishing and upholding it
with justice and righteousness
from that time on and for ever.
The zeal of the Lord Almighty
will accomplish this.
(ESV)
Of the increase of his government and of peace
there will be no end,
on the throne of David and over his kingdom,
to establish it and to uphold it
with justice and with righteousness
from this time forth and forevermore.
The zeal of the Lord of hosts will do this.

Isa 11:13

(NIV)
Ephraim’s jealousy will vanish,
and Judah’s enemies will be destroyed;
Ephraim will not be jealous of Judah,
nor Judah hostile towards Ephraim.
(ESV)
The jealousy of Ephraim shall depart,
and those who harass Judah shall be cut off;
Ephraim shall not be jealous of Judah,
and Judah shall not harass Ephraim.
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