Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the LORD brought Judah low because of Ahaz king of Israel; for he made Judah naked, and transgressed sore against the LORD.
The foreigner who is in the midst of you shall mount up above you higher and higher; and you shall come down lower and lower.
1 Samuel 2:7
Yahweh makes poor, and makes rich. He brings low, he also lifts up.
Look at everyone who is proud, and humble him. Crush the wicked in their place.
He gave them into the hand of the nations. Those who hated them ruled over them.
A man's pride brings him low, but one of lowly spirit gains honor.
Because of ahaz
Ephraim is oppressed, he is crushed in judgment; Because he is intent in his pursuit of idols.
For the statutes of Omri are kept, and all the works of the house of Ahab. You walk in their counsels, that I may make you a ruin, and her inhabitants a hissing; And you will bear the reproach of my people."
2 Chronicles 21:2
He had brothers, the sons of Jehoshaphat: Azariah, and Jehiel, and Zechariah, and Azariah, and Michael, and Shephatiah; all these were the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Israel.
The eyes of both of them were opened, and they knew that they were naked. They sewed fig leaves together, and made themselves aprons.
When Moses saw that the people had broken loose, (for Aaron had let them loose for a derision among their enemies),
Because you say, 'I am rich, and have gotten riches, and have need of nothing;' and don't know that you are the wretched one, miserable, poor, blind, and naked;
"Behold, I come like a thief. Blessed is he who watches, and keeps his clothes, so that he doesn't walk naked, and they see his shame."