Why is it important not to be jealous of others?

From “The Laborers in the Vineyard,” Liahona and Ensign, May 2012, 31–33.


Jeffrey R. Holland
The members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles are special witnesses of Jesus Christ.

Why is it important not to be jealous of others?

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Illustration by Craig Stapley

We are not in a race against each other to see who is the wealthiest or the most talented or the most beautiful or even the most blessed.

The race we are really in is the race against sin.

Coveting, pouting, or tearing others down does not make you a better person.

Be kind, and be grateful that God is kind. It is a happy way to live.