Jealousy is a powerful emotion. Most of us have been subject to the destructive forces of another person’s possesiveness. Therefore, it makes sense that we view jealousy as a sinful act. However, as we study Deuteronomy 5:6-10, we will develop a different perspective on jealousy.
God not only describes himself as jealous, but he also names himself Jealous. You might be saying, “Wait a minute, God does not sin!” That is true. God’s jealousy is not flawed like our human jealousy. Therefore, over the next four posts we will learn about a different jealousy, a good jealousy: godly [...]