What does the Bible say about jealousy?


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When we use the word "jealous," we use it in a sense of being envious of someone who has something we do not have. This kind of jealousy is a sin and is not characteristic of a Christian; rather, i...

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1962835 886666591363615 5889782195995975036 n Vattachal-Vadakketil Thomas John alias V T John Rtd Joint.Registrar of Co-operative Societies, Kerala. India
The word 'jealousy' has another meaning as well, as is clear from the following verses of the Holy Bible:- "A husband is never angrier than when he is jealous; his revenge knows no limit. He will not accept any payment; no amount of gifts will satisfy his anger" (Proverbs 6:34 & 35 Good News Bible). In other words "Jealousy is the rage of man". This jealousy arises when a man becomes a cuckold and he come to know of the infidelity of his wife.

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