Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure.
2 Corinthians 10:5
We are destroying speculations and every
lofty thing raised up against the knowledge of God, and we are taking every thought captive to the obedience of Christ,
2 Corinthians 11:20
For you tolerate it if anyone
enslaves you, anyone devours you, anyone takes advantage of you, anyone exalts himself, anyone hits you in the face.
then your heart will become
proud and you will forget the Lord your God who brought you out from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.
that his heart may not be lifted up above his
countrymen and that he may not turn aside from the commandment, to the right or the left, so that he and his sons may continue long in his kingdom in the midst of Israel.
2 Chronicles 26:16
when he became strong, his heart was so proud that he acted corruptly, and he was unfaithful to the Lord his God, for he entered the temple of the Lord to burn incense on the altar of incense.
2 Chronicles 32:25
But Hezekiah gave no return for the benefit
he received, because his heart was proud; therefore wrath came on him and on Judah and Jerusalem.
But when his heart was
lifted up and his spirit became so proud that he behaved arrogantly, he was deposed from his royal throne and his glory was taken away from him.
1 Timothy 3:6
and not a new convert, so that he will not become
conceited and fall into the condemnation incurred by the devil.
2 Corinthians 12:1
Boasting is necessary, though it is not profitable; but I will go on to visions and revelations of the Lord.
When he saw that he had not prevailed against him, he touched the socket of his thigh; so the socket of Jacob’s thigh was dislocated while he wrestled with him.
Therefore I also said, ‘
I will not drive them out before you; but they will become as thorns in your sides and their gods will be a snare to you.’”
And there will be no more for the house of Israel a
prickling brier or a painful thorn from any round about them who scorned them; then they will know that I am the Lord God.”
but you know that it was because of a
bodily illness that I preached the gospel to you the first time;
Then Satan went out from the presence of the Lord and smote Job with
sore boils from the sole of his foot to the crown of his head.
And this woman, a daughter of Abraham as she is, whom Satan has bound for eighteen long years, should she not have been released from this bond on the Sabbath day?”
1 Corinthians 5:5
I have decided to
deliver such a one to Satan for the destruction of his flesh, so that his spirit may be saved in the day of the Lord Jesus.
Then they spat in His face and beat Him with their fists; and others slapped Him,
1 Corinthians 4:11
To this present hour we are both
hungry and thirsty, and are poorly clothed, and are roughly treated, and are homeless;
1 Corinthians 2:3
I was with you in
weakness and in fear and in much trembling,