Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Be careful not to say, "My own ability and skill have gotten me this wealth."
He said, "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I will return there. The Lord gives, and the Lord takes away. May the name of the Lord be blessed!"
he sets the lowly on high, that those who mourn are raised to safety.
because of your anger and raging fury. Indeed, you pick me up and throw me away.
For God is the judge! He brings one down and exalts another.
Indeed, the Lord who commands armies has planned a day of judgment, for all the high and mighty, for all who are proud -- they will be humiliated;
Now the believer of humble means should take pride in his high position.
Humble yourselves before the Lord and he will exalt you.
(Now Abram was very wealthy in livestock, silver, and gold.)
Pay attention, all you people, both rich and poor!
The Lord says to Edom, "I will certainly make you small among nations. I will make you despised by all humankind.
The Lord says, "Look! I will make you a weak nation; you will be greatly despised!