Jealousy Associated with the Neck
Jealousy Motivated Satan's Original Sin
Jealousy is Impulsive
Jealousy Attacks Values
Jealousy Motivates Adultery
Jealousy is the Enemy in Marriage
Jealousy Leads to Psychosis and
1. Jealousy is the second of
the big five sins of the Old
Sin Nature. It is associated with the neck.
2. Jealousy is a mental attitude sin that wipes
out love and leads to rebellion.
3. Jealousy motivated the original sin of Satan.
4. Jealousy rejects the Grace of God.
5. Jealousy is impulsive, impetuous, and insatiable.
6. Jealousy is possessive and selfish.
7. Jealousy links with arrogance to express the
arrogance skills: Self-deception, self-vindication, and self-absorption.
8. Jealousy is a Mental Attitude Sin Complex that
attacks virtue and values. It is not just one sin but many different
Jealousy Associated with the
1. In the body jealousy is
associated with the neck.
2. The head symbolizes authority. Arrogance
is associated with a head that rejects authority.
3. The neck that turns the head away from authority
is associated with jealousy. Bowing the neck corresponds to an animal
that will not be harnessed.
4. Being stiff-necked and rebellious is a metaphor
for scar tissue of the
soul, which intensifies the problem with jealousy (Ex 32:9; 33:3, 5;
Nu 27:14; Acts 7:51).
Satan's Original Sin
1. Jealous-ambition was the sin
of Satan in the Fall
(Isa 14:12-15; Ezek 28).
2. This corresponds to selfish
ambition, or inordinate ambition (Rom 2:8; Phil 1:17; 2:3; Jas 3:14, 16).
3. Jealousy is the expression
of negative volition – my will, not Thy will (Prov 1:24; Jer 11:8, 10;
4. Satan was the author of
sin. He was not tempted to sin. He was self-motivated.
5. In order to sin Satan
had to first reject God. He could not sin under God's authority and
in a love relationship with Him. After he rejected God, Satan could
choose to sin. Satan's decision to sin required serious consideration
- not just a passing thought.
6. When Satan sinned, there
were immediate consequences.
sanctified, holy relationship with God was lost.
became the enemy of God.
opposing God, Satan made himself a god with a different agenda (Ezek 28:2,
tried to be a god over the other angels.
e. A third
of the angels followed Satan, and Satan tried to conquer the other angels
to make them his subjects.
sin had many aspects like the Big Five sins of the Old Sin Nature.
Jealousy was at the heart of sin and linked to all the other aspects of
Satan sinned, he must either submit to God or continue to resist and suffer
chose to continue to resist God. Since God is God, the consequence
must be condemnation forever. Satan already had Eternal life; so
he must be banished, condemned, and suffer the wrath of God forever.
He was sentenced to the Lake of Fire.
1. Jealousy is impulsive, impetuous, and insatiable.
2. Jealousy links with other sins to add power
to them. It expresses arrogance and drives self-righteousness, bitterness,
and worry to extremes.
3. Jealousy divides and motivates strife
and rebellion (Gen 13:7-8; Prov 16:28; 28:25; Rom 13:13; 1 Cor 3:3; 2 Cor
12:20; Jas 3:16).
4. Jealousy motivates conspiracy (2 Sam 15:12;
2 Ki 17:4; Jer 11:9; Acts 23:12).
Jealousy Rejects Grace
1. Jealousy attacks grace provision of Escrow
a. Man cannot seize in
jealousy what only God can provide in Grace.
b. Man must love and wait
– not push and take.
2. Jealousy carries with it the Law of Volitional
Responsibility, which is operation boomerang, sowing to the wind and reaping
the whirlwind (ref. Hos
a. Jealousy causes loss
b. Jealousy leads to frustration
and stress in the soul.
is "as cruel as the grave" (ref. SOS
3. Jealousy motivates judging (Matt 7:1), maligning
(Jas 3:14), and revenge (Rom 12:19; Deut 32:35; Heb 10:30), which violate
4. Jealousy motivates Iconoclastic
of Clay" syndrome) (Matt 7:3-4).
1. Jealousy undermines the Integrity
Envelope (or Edification Complex of the Soul) by attacking respect,
which is a value.
a. The Right
Man is commanded to respect his Right Woman as the "weaker vessel"
(1 Pet 3:7).
b. The Right Woman is
commanded to respect her Right Man (Eph 5:33).
2. The Mental Attitude Sin of jealousy becomes
a substitute for Virtue-Love (which comes from the Integrity Envelope).
a. Result: Loss
of Personal Love for God and RM/RW (intimacy) (Jn 14:15).
b. Result: Loss
of Impersonal Love for all mankind (Jn 14:21; 15:10-13).
3. Jealousy knocks out the virtue of the Integrity
Envelope by sin, which seeks to impose one's will on another's volition.
a. Jealousy undermines
respect (a value) in the RM-RW relationship and therefore destroys the
personal love relationship (intimacy).
b. Because jealousy destroys
love, it is the cruel enemy of RM and RW.
c. Jealousy is the number
one enemy of Love!
4. Jealous-possessiveness poses as the impostor,
which destroys the Integrity Envelope.
is the impostor for loyalty, which knocks out respect (a value) and topples
the Integrity Envelope.
replaces virtue with the Arrogance Skills: Self-vindication, self-deception,
c. Loss of the Integrity
Envelope means loss of Capacity for Life and Love.
- Loss of C/Life leads to Frantic Search for Happiness (FSH) and
Example: Worry/Anxiety/Stress in the soul.
Example: Self Righteous Legalism and Lascivious Lawlessness.
- Loss of C/Love leads to loss of Personal and Impersonal Love, including
Example: Pseudo Love Fanaticism (emotionalism).
Example: Insatiable lust, pleonexiva (pleonexia).
5. Jealous-possessiveness attempts to seize what
the Lord Jesus Christ has not yet provided in the RM-RW relationship.
a. This violates Divine
b. This oversteps the
Authority of the Lord Jesus Christ. The jealous-possessive individual
is violating the authority of the Lord Jesus Christ, who brings the RW
to the RM at the right time.
6. The contrast between jealousy and intimacy
Jealousy enslaves; intimacy provides freedom to respond.
Jealousy takes; intimacy gives.
Jealousy is cruel; intimacy is gentle.
Jealousy thinks of self; intimacy thinks of others.
Jealousy rebels (e.g. Reverse
Process Reversionism); intimacy submits.
Jealousy attacks; intimacy responds
1. Jealousy causes a problem with soul values.
2. Example: Jealousy motivates the love of
money (1 Tim 6:10; Heb 13:5).
3. Jealous love of money may cause:
4. Since jealous love of money is a problem with soul
values, the ramifications are legion:
Criminality (e.g. robbery)
5. Jealous love of money is a root of evil. It
is Satan's policy, which means entrance into the Cosmic System and control
6. Since jealousy, including love of money, is
a soul value, it will not be alleviated until the roots are extracted (or
Wrong decisions in life
Loss of love
Slavery to the details of life
1. Adultery is filled with
a. The relationship with
the paramour requires rejection of the spouse and desire for the paramour.
This is jealousy.
b. The innocent party
in adultery (the faithful husband or wife) will be tempted to be jealous,
which further compounds the problem (Nu 5:14, 30; Prov 6:32-34).
2. Jealousy fuels insatiable lust, pleonexiva
(pleonexia), which is one of the layers in Scar Tissue of the Soul
is the Enemy in Marriage
1. Jealousy is the motivation behind Reverse Process
Reversionism, fornication, adultery, rape, and other sexual sins.
2. Jealousy knocks out love and is as cruel as
the grave (SOS 8:6)
3. Adultery in Marriage may result in jealousy
in the other partner (Nu 5:14, 30; Prov 6:34).
4. Baal is the real enemy, not the jealousy.
Baal motivated the woman in the Garden.
5. Jealousy motivates self righteousness, bitterness,
abuse, and possessiveness (Gen 37:11; Acts 7:9).
6. Jealousy is a sign of immaturity and lack of
Capacity for Love with mature attitudes.
a. Jealousy is characteristic
b. People can't always
have things their way.
c. Jealousy fuels immature
behavior and childish games, e.g. fetishes, sexual fantasy, masochism.
7. Jealousy motivates arrogant-ambition (Gen 30:1;
Leads to Psychosis and Neurosis
1. Jealousy in Intensified Discipline leads to psycho-neurosis
2. Jealousy (unchecked) may lead to:
Hangups – syndromes – psycho-neurosis
Violence (Gen 27:41; Isa 11:13).
1. Larry Wood. Sin:
The Universal Threat with Deadly Consequences, Nov. 7, 2015.
Author: Larry Wood, Released March 31,
2016 - Revised Sept. 4, 2016