I need your help. Trying to come up with a list of Biblical characters who were jealous of others, and often led them to act on their jealousy.
So far, I have Cain and Abel, Joseph’s brothers, Saul and David, and the Pharisees.
Can you name more?
(And not about God being a jealous God…)
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How about Korah in Numbers 16:1?
wow. thanks! I never even knew this story was in the Bible… (maybe that’s something i shouldn’t admit…)
Dear Bro. it is not something story in the bible, it is the real thing happened. yes it is the history.
Korah is referenced in Jude 1:11
Woe to them! For they have gone in the way of Cain, have run greedily in the error of Balaam for profit, and perished in the rebellion of Korah.
I will try to think of another jealous person and let you know if I do.
what about AGOB-NABODH -JESABEL at 1kings:21
What about story of Esther, or even Daniel?
I have been writing about envy, I have come up with Mordecai and Haman. Leah and Rachel…
Satan was jealous of God. He wanted to be like him.
Leah and Rachel were jealous of one another. They were sister’s. Jacobs wives. Found in Genesis 29;15-30.
Martha was a little jealous of her sister,Mary ,who was sitting at Jesus feet
Miriam and Aaron were jealous of Moses in Numbers 12. Sarah and Hagar in Genesis. Jacob and Esau in Genesis.Joseph and his brothers. The Pharisee and Jesus
Numbers Chap12-Miriam and Aaron
Peter could have been jelous of Jesus relationship with John?