This is a subsidiary post of Evil.
Contrasting post: Good Will
Malice is “ill will” (though there is no occurrence of “ill will” in the NASB).
Romans 1:28, 29, 30, 31, 32 – “…being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, greed, evil; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malice; they are gossips, slanderers, haters of God, insolent, arrogant, boastful, inventors of evil, disobedient to parents, without understanding, untrustworthy, unloving, unmerciful…”
1 Corinthians 5:8 – “…nor with the leaven of malice and wickedness…”
Ephesians 4:31 – “Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice.”