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2 Chronicles  26: 16
But after Uzziah became powerful, his pride led to his downfall. He was unfaithful to the Lor his God, and entered the temple of the Lord to burn incense on the altar of incense.
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What Does the Bible Say About Anger?

Genesis  27: 41
41 Esau held a grudge against Jacob because of the blessing his father had given him. He said to himself, "The days of mourning for my father are near; then I will kill my brother Jacob." 

Numbers  22: 29
29 Balaam answered, "You have made a fool of me! If I had a sword in my hand, I would kill you right now." 

1 Samuel  11: 6
6 When Saul heard their words, the Spirit of God came upon him in power, and he burned with anger. 

1 Kings  2: 14
14 So Ahab went home, sullen and angry because Naboth the Jezreelite had said, "I will not give you the inheritance of my fathers." He lay on his bed sulking and refused to eat. 

Psalm  74: 1 - 2
1 Why have you rejected us forever, O God? Why does your anger smolder against the sheep of your pasture? 
2 Remember the people you purchased of old the tribe of your inheritance, whom you redeemed—Mount Zion, where you dwelt. 

Psalm  30: 5
5 For his anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime; weeping may remain for a night, but rejoicing comes in the morning. 

Psalm  37: 8 - 9
8 Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret—it leads only to evil.  9 For evil men will be cut off, but those who hope in the Lord will inherit the land. 

Matthew  5: 21 - 22
21 "You have heard that it was said to the people long ago, 'Do not murder, and anyone who murders will be subject to judgment.'  22 But I tell you that anyone who is angry with his brother will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to his brother, 'Raca,' is answerable to the Sanhedrin. But anyone who says, 'You fool!' will be in danger of the fire of hell. 

Matthew  21: 12
12 Jesus entered the temple area and drove out all who were buying and selling there. He overturned the tables of the money changers and the benches of those selling doves. 

Mark  3: 5
5 He looked around at them in anger and, deeply distressed at their stubborn hearts, said to the man, "Stretch out your hand." He stretched it out, and his hand was completely restored. 

John  2: 15 - 16
15 So he made a whip out of cords, and drove all from the temple area, both sheep and cattle; he scattered the coins of the money changers and overturned their tables.  16 To those who sold doves he said, "Get these out of here! How dare you turn my Father's house into a market!" 

Romans  1: 18
18 The wrath of God is being revealed from heaven against all the godlessness and wickedness of men who suppress the truth by their wickedness, 

Romans  2: 1
1 You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for at whatever point you judge the other, you are condemning yourself, because you who pass judgment do the same things. 

Ephesians  4: 26 - 27
26 "In your anger do not sin"; Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry,  27 and do not give the devil a foothold. 

Ephesians  6: 4
4 Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord. 

James  1: 19 - 20
19 My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry,  20 for man's anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires. 

James  3: 6
6 The tongue also is a fire, a world of evil among the parts of the body. It corrupts the whole person, sets the whole course of his life on fire, and is itself set on fire by hell.