Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

Bible References


Deuteronomy 8:17
And thou saidst in thy heart, My strength and the bone of my handmade for me this wealth.
Job 1:21
And he will say, Naked I came forth from my mother's womb, and naked shall I turn back there: Jehovah gave, and Jehovah took; the name of Jehovah shall be blessed.
Job 5:11
To raise up the humbled to height; and those mourning were exalted to salvation.
Psalm 102:10
From the face of thine anger and thy wrath: for thou didst lift me up and thou wilt cast me down.


Psalm 75:7
For God is judge: he will humble this, and this he will lift up.
Isaiah 2:12
For the day to Jehovah of armies is upon all the haughty and the high, and upon all lifted up; and he was humbled:
James 1:9
And let the humble brother boast in his elevation:
James 4:10
Be ye humbled before the Lord, and he will lift you up.

General references

Genesis 13:2
And Abram was very abundant in cattle, in silver and in gold.
Psalm 49:2
Also ye sons of Adam, also ye sons of man together, ye rich and needy.
Jeremiah 49:15
For behold, I gave thee small among the nations, despised among men.
Obadiah 1:2
Behold, I gave thee small among the nations: thou being greatly despised.