58 verses

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 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.

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.

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.

Job 5:2

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

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 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 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 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 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 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.

Isa 26:11

(NIV)
 Lord, your hand is lifted high,
but they do not see it.
Let them see your zeal for your people and be put to shame;
let the fire reserved for your enemies consume them.
(ESV)
O  Lord your hand is lifted up,
but they do not see it.
Let them see your zeal for your people, and be ashamed.
Let the fire for your adversaries consume them.

Isa 37:32

(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 of hosts will do this.

Isa 42:13

(NIV)
The  Lord will march out like a champion,
like a warrior he will stir up his zeal;
with a shout he will raise the battle cry
and will triumph over his enemies.
(ESV)
The  Lord goes out like a mighty man,
like a man of war he stirs up his zeal;
he cries out he shouts aloud,
he shows himself mighty against his foes.

Isa 59:17

(NIV)
He put on righteousness as his breastplate,
and the helmet of salvation on his head;
he put on the garments of vengeance
and wrapped himself in zeal as in a cloak.
(ESV)
He put on righteousness as a breastplate,
and a helmet of salvation on his head;
he put on garments of vengeance for clothing,
and wrapped himself in zeal as a cloak.

Isa 63:15

(NIV)
Look down from heaven and see,
from your lofty throne, holy and glorious.
Where are your zeal and your might?
Your tenderness and compassion are withheld from us.
(ESV)
Look down from heaven and see,
from your holy and beautiful habitation.
Where are your zeal and your might?
The stirring of your inner parts and your compassion
are held back from me.

Ezek 5:13

(NIV)
‘Then my anger will cease and my wrath against them will subside, and I will be avenged. And when I have spent my wrath on them, they will know that I the  Lord have spoken in my zeal.

(ESV)
“Thus shall my anger spend itself, and I will vent my fury upon them and satisfy myself. And they shall know that I am the  Lord—that I have spoken in my jealousy— when I spend my fury upon them.

Ezek 8:3

(NIV)
He stretched out what looked like a hand and took me by the hair of my head. The Spirit lifted me up between earth and heaven and in visions of God he took me to Jerusalem, to the entrance of the north gate of the inner court, where the idol that provokes to jealousy stood.
(ESV)
He put out the form of a hand and took me by a lock of my head, and the Spirit lifted me up between earth and heaven and brought me in visions of God to Jerusalem, to the entrance of the gateway of the inner court that faces north, where was the seat of the image of jealousy, which provokes to jealousy.

Ezek 8:5

(NIV)
Then he said to me, ‘Son of man, look towards the north.’ So I looked, and in the entrance north of the gate of the altar I saw this idol of jealousy.

(ESV)
Then he said to me, “Son of man, lift up your eyes now toward the north.” So I lifted up my eyes toward the north, and behold, north of the altar gate, in the entrance, was this image of jealousy.

Ezek 16:38

(NIV)
I will sentence you to the punishment of women who commit adultery and who shed blood; I will bring on you the blood vengeance of my wrath and jealous anger.
(ESV)
And I will judge you as women who commit adultery and shed blood are judged, and bring upon you the blood of wrath and jealousy.

Ezek 16:42

(NIV)
Then my wrath against you will subside and my jealous anger will turn away from you; I will be calm and no longer angry.

(ESV)
So will I satisfy my wrath on you, and my jealousy shall depart from you. I will be calm and will no more be angry.

Ezek 23:25

(NIV)
I will direct my jealous anger against you, and they will deal with you in fury. They will cut off your noses and your ears, and those of you who are left will fall by the sword. They will take away your sons and daughters, and those of you who are left will be consumed by fire.
(ESV)
And I will direct my jealousy against you, that they may deal with you in fury. They shall cut off your nose and your ears, and your survivors shall fall by the sword. They shall seize your sons and your daughters, and your survivors shall be devoured by fire.

Ezek 35:11

(NIV)
therefore as surely as I live, declares the Sovereign Lord, I will treat you in accordance with the anger and jealousy you showed in your hatred of them and I will make myself known among them when I judge you.
(ESV)
therefore as I live, declares the Lord  God, I will deal with you according to the anger and envy that you showed because of your hatred against them. And I will make myself known among them, when I judge you.

Ezek 36:5

(NIV)
this is what the Sovereign  Lord says: in my burning zeal I have spoken against the rest of the nations, and against Edom, for with glee and with malice in their hearts they made my land their own possession so that they might plunder its pasture-land.”
(ESV)
therefore thus says the Lord  God: Surely I have spoken in my hot jealousy against the rest of the nations and against all Edom, who gave my land to themselves as a possession with wholehearted joy and utter contempt, that they might make its pasturelands a prey.

Ezek 36:6

(NIV)
Therefore prophesy concerning the land of Israel and say to the mountains and hills, to the ravines and valleys: “This is what the Sovereign  Lord says: I speak in my jealous wrath because you have suffered the scorn of the nations.
(ESV)
Therefore prophesy concerning the land of Israel, and say to the mountains and hills, to the ravines and valleys, Thus says the Lord  God: Behold, I have spoken in my jealous wrath, because you have suffered the reproach of the nations.

Ezek 38:19

(NIV)
In my zeal and fiery wrath I declare that at that time there shall be a great earthquake in the land of Israel.
(ESV)
For in my jealousy and in my blazing wrath I declare, On that day there shall be a great earthquake in the land of Israel.

Zeph 1:18

(NIV)
Neither their silver nor their gold
will be able to save them
on the day of the  Lord’s wrath.’
In the fire of his jealousy
the whole earth will be consumed,
for he will make a sudden end
of all who live on the earth.
(ESV)
Neither their silver nor their gold
shall be able to deliver them
on the day of the wrath of the  Lord.
In the fire of his jealousy,
all the earth shall be consumed;
for a full and sudden end
he will make of all the inhabitants of the earth.

Zeph 3:8

(NIV)
Therefore wait for me,’
declares the  Lord,
‘for the day I will stand up to testify.
I have decided to assemble the nations,
to gather the kingdoms
and to pour out my wrath on them –
all my fierce anger.
The whole world will be consumed
by the fire of my jealous anger.
(ESV)
Therefore wait for me,” declares the  Lord,
“for the day when I rise up to seize the prey.
For my decision is to gather nations,
to assemble kingdoms,
to pour out upon them my indignation,
all my burning anger;
for in the fire of my jealousy
all the earth shall be consumed.

Zech 1:14

(NIV)
Then the angel who was speaking to me said, ‘Proclaim this word: this is what the  Lord Almighty says: “I am very jealous for Jerusalem and Zion,
(ESV)
So the angel who talked with me said to me, ‘Cry out, Thus says the  Lord of hosts: I am exceedingly jealous for Jerusalem and for Zion.

Zech 8:2

(NIV)
This is what the  Lord Almighty says: ‘I am very jealous for Zion; I am burning with jealousy for her.’

(ESV)
Thus says the  Lord of hosts: I am jealous for Zion with great jealousy, and I am jealous for her with great wrath.

John 2:17

(NIV)
His disciples remembered that it is written: ‘Zeal for your house will consume me.’

(ESV)
His disciples remembered that it was writtenZeal for your house will consume me.”

Acts 5:17

(NIV)
Then the high priest and all his associates, who were members of the party of the Sadducees, were filled with jealousy.
(ESV)
But the high priest rose up, and all who were with him (that is, the party of the Sadducees), and filled with jealousy

Acts 13:45

(NIV)
When the Jews saw the crowds, they were filled with jealousy. They began to contradict what Paul was saying and heaped abuse on him.

(ESV)
But when the Jews saw the crowds, they were filled with jealousy and began to contradict what was spoken by Paul reviling him.

Rom 10:2

(NIV)
For I can testify about them that they are zealous for God, but their zeal is not based on knowledge.
(ESV)
For I bear them witness that they have a zeal for God but not according to knowledge.

Rom 13:13

(NIV)
Let us behave decently, as in the daytime, not in carousing and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and debauchery, not in dissension and jealousy.
(ESV)
Let us walk properly as in the daytime not in orgies and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and sensuality not in quarreling and jealousy.

1Cor 3:3

(NIV)
You are still worldly. For since there is jealousy and quarrelling among you, are you not worldly? Are you not acting like mere humans?
(ESV)
for you are still of the flesh. For while there is jealousy and strife among you, are you not of the flesh and behaving only in a human way?

2Cor 7:7

(NIV)
and not only by his coming but also by the comfort you had given him. He told us about your longing for me, your deep sorrow, your ardent concern for me, so that my joy was greater than ever.

(ESV)
and not only by his coming but also by the comfort with which he was comforted by you, as he told us of your longing, your mourning, your zeal for me, so that I rejoiced still more.

2Cor 7:11

(NIV)
See what this godly sorrow has produced in you: what earnestness, what eagerness to clear yourselves, what indignation, what alarm, what longing, what concern, what readiness to see justice done. At every point you have proved yourselves to be innocent in this matter.
(ESV)
For see what earnestness this godly grief has produced in you, but also what eagerness to clear yourselves, what indignation, what fear, what longing what zeal, what punishment! At every point you have proved yourselves innocent in the matter.

2Cor 9:2

(NIV)
For I know your eagerness to help, and I have been boasting about it to the Macedonians, telling them that since last year you in Achaia were ready to give; and your enthusiasm has stirred most of them to action.
(ESV)
for I know your readiness of which I boast about you to the people of Macedonia, saying that Achaia has been ready since last year. And your zeal has stirred up most of them.

2Cor 11:2

(NIV)
I am jealous for you with a godly jealousy. I promised you to one husband, to Christ, so that I might present you as a pure virgin to him.
(ESV)
For I feel a divine jealousy for you, since I betrothed you to one husband to present you as a pure virgin to Christ.

2Cor 12:20

(NIV)
For I am afraid that when I come I may not find you as I want you to be, and you may not find me as you want me to be. I fear that there may be discord, jealousy, fits of rage, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, arrogance and disorder.
(ESV)
For I fear that perhaps when I come I may find you not as I wish, and that you may find me not as you wishthat perhaps there may be quarreling, jealousy, anger, hostility, slander, gossip, conceit, and disorder.

Gal 5:20

(NIV)
idolatry and witchcraft; hatred, discord, jealousy, fits of rage, selfish ambition, dissensions, factions
(ESV)
idolatry, sorcery, enmity, strife, jealousy, fits of anger, rivalries, dissensions divisions,

Phil 3:6

(NIV)
as for zeal, persecuting the church; as for righteousness based on the law, faultless.

(ESV)
as to zeal a persecutor of the church; as to righteousness under the law blameless.

Col 4:13

(NIV)
I vouch for him that he is working hard for you and for those at Laodicea and Hierapolis.
(ESV)
For I bear him witness that he has worked hard for you and for those in Laodicea and in Hierapolis.

Heb 10:27

(NIV)
but only a fearful expectation of judgment and of raging fire that will consume the enemies of God.
(ESV)
but a fearful expectation of judgment, and a fury of fire that will consume the adversaries.

Jas 3:14

(NIV)
But if you harbour bitter envy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast about it or deny the truth.
(ESV)
But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast and be false to the truth.

Jas 3:16

(NIV)
For where you have envy and selfish ambition, there you find disorder and every evil practice.

(ESV)
For where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there will be disorder and every vile practice.
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