Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The LORD maketh poor, and maketh rich: he bringeth low, and lifteth up.

Bible References

Maketh

Deuteronomy 8:17
And [lest] thou say in thy heart, My power and the might of my hand has gotten me this wealth.
Job 1:21
And he said, Naked I came out of my mother's womb, and naked I shall return there. LORD gave, and LORD has taken away, blessed be the name of LORD.
Job 5:11
so that he sets up on high those who are low, and those who mourn are exalted to safety.
Psalm 102:10
because of thine indignation and thy wrath. For thou have taken me up, and cast me away.

Bringeth

Psalm 75:7
But God is the judge. He put one down, and lifts another up.
Isaiah 2:12
For there shall be a day of LORD of hosts upon all that is proud and haughty, and upon all that is lifted up, and it shall be brought low,
James 1:9
Now let the lowly brother boast in his exaltation,
James 4:10
Be ye made lower in the sight of the Lord, and he will lift you up.

General references

Genesis 13:2
And Abram was very rich in cattle, in silver, and in gold.
Psalm 49:2
both low and high, rich and poor together.
Jeremiah 49:15
For, behold, I have made thee small among the nations, and despised among men.
Obadiah 1:2
Behold, I have made thee small among the nations. Thou are greatly despised.