Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time:
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the man who humbles himself will be exalted."
I tell you, it was he who went back to his house with God's approval, and not the other. For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the man who humbles himself will be exalted."
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will raise you up
As an example, brothers, of ill-treatment patiently endured, take the prophets, who have spoken in the name of the Lord.
1 Corinthians 10:22
Or are we trying to arouse the Lord to jealousy? Are we stronger than he is?
Whoever exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.
He has dethroned monarchs and exalted the poor,
A brother of low position ought to be proud of his eminence,
For when we were still helpless, at the decisive moment Christ died for us godless men.
1 Timothy 2:6
who gave himself as a ransom for all men. This is what was testified to at the proper times,
and revealed at the proper time in his message, through the preaching with which I have been intrusted at the command of God our Savior,