Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thou hast indeed smitten Edom, and thine heart hath lifted thee up: glory of this, and tarry at home: for why shouldest thou meddle to thy hurt, that thou shouldest fall, even thou, and Judah with thee?

Bible References

Thine heart

Deuteronomy 8:14
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.
2 Chronicles 26:16
But 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.
Proverbs 16:18
Pride goes before destruction,
And a haughty spirit before stumbling.
Ezekiel 38:2
“Son of man, set your face toward Gog of the land of Magog, the prince of Rosh, Meshech and Tubal, and prophesy against him
Daniel 5:20
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.
Habakkuk 2:4
“Behold, as for the proud one,
His soul is not right within him;
But the righteous will live by his faith.
James 4:6
But He gives a greater grace. Therefore it says, “God is opposed to the proud, but gives grace to the humble.”

Glory of this

Exodus 8:9
Moses said to Pharaoh, “The honor is yours to tell me: when shall I entreat for you and your servants and your people, that the frogs be destroyed from you and your houses, that they may be left only in the Nile?”
Jeremiah 9:23
Thus says the Lord, “Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the mighty man boast of his might, let not a rich man boast of his riches;
James 1:9
But the brother of humble circumstances is to glory in his high position;

Why shouldest

2 Chronicles 35:21
But Neco sent messengers to him, saying, “What have we to do with each other, O King of Judah? I am not coming against you today but against the house with which I am at war, and God has ordered me to hurry. Stop for your own sake from interfering with God who is with me, so that He will not destroy you.”
Proverbs 3:30
Do not contend with a man without cause,
If he has done you no harm.
Proverbs 15:18
A hot-tempered man stirs up strife,
But the slow to anger calms a dispute.
Proverbs 17:14
The beginning of strife is like letting out water,
So abandon the quarrel before it breaks out.
Proverbs 20:3
Keeping away from strife is an honor for a man,
But any fool will quarrel.
Proverbs 25:8
Do not go out hastily to argue your case;
Otherwise, what will you do in the end,
When your neighbor humiliates you?
Proverbs 26:17
Like one who takes a dog by the ears
Is he who passes by and meddles with strife not belonging to him.
Luke 14:31
Or what king, when he sets out to meet another king in battle, will not first sit down and consider whether he is strong enough with ten thousand men to encounter the one coming against him with twenty thousand?

General references

Judges 9:52
So Abimelech came to the tower and fought against it, and approached the entrance of the tower to burn it with fire.
1 Kings 20:18
Then he said, “If they have come out for peace, take them alive; or if they have come out for war, take them alive.”
Proverbs 26:4
Do not answer a fool according to his folly,
Or you will also be like him.