Num5:14 And the spirit of jealousy come upon him, and he be jealous of his wife, and she be defiled: or if the spirit of jealousy come upon him, and he be jealous of his wife, and she be not defiled:
,jealousy is awakened by whatever may exalt others, or give them pleasures and advantages which we desire for ourselves. Jealousy is nearly allied to envy, for jealousy, before a good is lost by ourselves, is converted into envy, after it is obtained by others.
Jealousy is the apprehension of superiority.- WEBSTERS2. Suspicious fear or apprehension.Jealousy is an emotion and typically refers to the negative thoughts and feelings of insecurity, fear, and anxiety over an anticipated loss of something that the person values, particularly in reference to a human connection.
Jealousy often consists of a combination of presenting emotions such as anger, resentment, inadequacy, helplessness and disgust. WIKPEDIA
Definition of ENVY;: painful or resentful awareness of an advantage enjoyed by another joined with a desire to possess the same advantage-Websters
Envy is a resentment which "occurs when someone lacks another's quality, achievement or possession and wishes that the other lacked it."-wikpediaJealousy is the result or fear of losing someone or something that one is attached to or possesses to another person (the transfer of a lover's affections in the typical form),
while envy is the resentment caused by another person having something that one does not have, but desires for oneself.
ORIGIN-THE FIRST FALL
Isa 14:12 How art thou fallen from heaven, O Lucifer, son of the morning!howart thou cut down to the ground, which didst weaken the nations!Isa 14:13 For thou hast said inthineheart,I will ascend into heaven, I will exalt my throne above the stars of God: I will sit also upon the mount of the congregation, in the sides of the north:Isa 14:14 I will ascend above the heights of the clouds; I will be like the most High.
Eze28:12 Son of man, take up a lamentation upon the king ofTyrus, and say unto him, Thussaiththe Lord GOD; Thousealestup the sum, full of wisdom, and perfect in beauty.Eze28:13 Thou hast been in Eden the garden of God; every precious stonewasthy covering, thesardius, topaz, and the diamond, the beryl, the onyx, and the jasper, the sapphire, the emerald, and the carbuncle, and gold: the workmanship of thytabretsand of thy pipes was prepared in thee in the day that thouwastcreated.
Eze28:14 Thouartthe anointed cherub thatcovereth; and I have set theeso:thouwastupon the holy mountain of God; thou hast walked up and down in the midst of the stones of fire.Eze28:15 Thouwastperfect in thy ways from the day that thouwastcreated, till iniquity was found in thee.Eze28:17Thineheart was lifted up because of thy beauty, thou hast corrupted thy wisdom by reason of thy brightness: I will cast thee to the ground, I will lay thee before kings, that they may behold thee.
ORIGIN- THE FALL AND THE FLESH
Gen 3:4 And the serpent said unto the woman, Ye shall not surely die:Gen 3:5 For God doth know that in the day ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened, and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil.-
THE ENEMY WHO WAS JEALOUS OF GOD USED THE SAME CHARACTERISTIC TO MAKE EVE JEALOUS FOR SOMETHING WHICH GOD SAID SHE COULD NOT HAVE. THE KNOWLEDGE OF GOOD AND EVIL WAS RESERVED FOR YAHWEH ALONE.THE FLESHGal 5:21Envyings, murders, drunkenness,revellings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I have also toldyouin time past, that they which do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God
Rom_1:29 Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers
BIBLICAL EXAMPLESCAIN SLAYED ABELSARAH AND HAGARJACOB AND ESSAUJOSEPH THROWN IN PIT BY HIS BROTHERSREBELLION OF KORAH TOWARDS MOSESMIRIAM TOWARDS MOSES
Mat_27:18 For he knew that for envy they had delivered him.Mar_15:10 For he knew that the chief priests had delivered him for envy.Act_13:45 But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with envy, andspakeagainst those things which were spoken by Paul, contradicting and blaspheming.
Exodus 20:17 “You shall not covet your neighbor’s house; you shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or his male servant, or his female servant, or his ox, or his donkey, or anything that is your neighbor’s.”1Corinthians 3:3-5 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? 4 Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it his not arrogant 5 or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable orresentfuL
Ephesians 5:3 But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 4 Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving. 5 For you may be sure of this, that everyone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is covetous (that is, an idolater), has no inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God.
Romans 13:13 Let us walk properly as in the daytime, not in orgies and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and sensuality, not in quarreling and jealousy.James 3:14-15 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 is earthly, unspiritual, demonic.
Jealousy causes hopelessness and depression.Jealousy makes you mean and cruel (Song of Solomon 8:6).Jealousy is more detrimental than wrath or anger (Proverbs 27:4).
When you walk in jealousy, you have limitedpowerUnwise comparisons open the door to envy and jealousy (2 Corinthians 10:12).People who compare themselves with others are without understanding.To compare is to belittle what God has done in your life
Jealous people are unspiritual and walk in the flesh (1 Corinthians 3:3).Walking in the flesh is a way of thinking that opposes the Word of God.There is no profit to walking in the flesh.God has not called you to walk as mere men
Jealousy makes you bitter, and where jealousy exists there is disorder and the potential for every evil work (James 3:14).The spirit of jealousy will lead you down a path that could ultimately destroy your life.Jealousy brings confusion.Wherever there is envy, there is disorder and every evil work (James 3:16).
WRONG THINKING ,UNBELIEF AND UNGRATEFULNESS LEAD TOFeeling as though your needs will not be met.Doubting your self-worth and whether you have what it takes to succeed in life.Feelingpowerless.Insecurity.
COMMON CHARACTERISTICS OF JEALOUSYIn some cases, if a friend or spouse is talking with someone else, a jealous person may get quiet or have a mood change. This might be an attempt to hide jealousy. If the person seems to get angry but will not say why, this can also be an indication of jealous.Sometimes a jealous person will have a need to call or see a partner often and will get upset when they cannot be reached. If a person gets unreasonably upset when there is not enough contact, or always wants to know his partner's whereabouts, it could be an indication of jealousy and insecurity.
Often a jealous person will tear someone down or try to make them feel insecure. For example, if you share good news with a jealous person, she might counter it with a negative remark as opposed to being happy for you. If another person compliments you or finds you attractive, a jealous person will most likely get upset or angry if she perceives it as a threat.
JEALOUSY IS ALWAYS ABOUT FEAR OF BEING DISPLACED.LEADERSHIP WHO FEAR LOSING CONTROLIT ALSO CAN COME IN THE FOLLOWING WAYS.WITHIN THE CHURCH: SOMEONE ELSE BEING CHOSEN TO FINISH WHAT YOU LABORED TO SEE DONESOME ONE RECEIVING REVELATION ELSWHERE AFTER YEARS OF SITTING UNDER A CERTAIN MINISTRYCOMPARISON OF SELF TO SOMEONE ELSES ABILITIES AND PERCIEVING OTHERS THINK YOU LESS
HOW TO DEFEATJEALOUSY
1Corinthians 13:4 Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it his not arrogantPhilippians 2:3 Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselvesPhp4:6 Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.Php4:7 And the peace of God, whichpassethall understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
Proverbs 14:30 A tranquil heart gives life to the flesh, but envy makes the bones rot.Php4:11 Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content.Php4:12 I know both how to be abased, and I know how to abound: every where and in all things I am instructed both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need.Php4:13 I can do all things through Christ whichstrengthenethme.sweet smell, a sacrifice acceptable,wellpleasingto God.Php4:19 But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
MURDER GEN4:8JEALOUSY NUM 5:14,30 REVENGE/SPITE PRO 6:34, 14:16,17ANGER/RAGEGEN :4:5-6 PRO 6:34; 14:29 , 22:24-25 29:22-23STRIFE PRO 10:12 HATRED GEN 37:3,4,8IrstTHES 4:8EXTREME COMPETITION GEN 4:4-5 CRUELTY SONG 8:6 PRO 27:4CONTENTION PRO 13:10 CAUSE DIVISIONS GAL 5;19ENVY 14;30