Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who opposeth and exalteth himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped; so that he as God sitteth in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is God.

General references

Bible References

And exalteth

Isaiah 14:13
And thou said in thy heart, I will ascend into heaven. I will exalt my throne above the stars of God, and I will sit upon the mount of congregation, in the outermost parts of the north.
Ezekiel 28:2
Son of man, say to the ruler of Tyre, Thus says lord LORD: Because thy heart is lifted up, and thou have said, I am a god. I sit in the seat of God, in the midst of the seas. Yet thou are man, and not God, though thou did set thy h
Daniel 7:8
I considered the horns, and, behold, there came up among them another horn, a little one, before which three of the first horns were plucked up by the roots. And, behold, in this horn were eyes like the eyes of a man, and a mouth s
Daniel 8:9
And out of one of them came forth a little horn, which grew exceedingly great, toward the south, and toward the east, and toward the glorious [land].
Daniel 11:36
And the king shall do according to his will. And he shall exalt himself, and magnify himself above every god, and shall speak marvelous things against the God of gods. And he shall prosper till the indignation be accomplished, for
Revelation 13:6
And it opened its mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme his name and his tabernacle, those who dwell in heaven.

Called

1 Corinthians 8:5
For also since there are things called gods, whether in heaven or on the earth, as there are many gods and many lords,

Sitteth

Daniel 8:12
And the host was given over [to it] together with the continual [burnt-offering] through transgression. And it cast down truth to the ground, and it did [its pleasure] and prospered.
Daniel 11:45
And he shall plant the tents of his palace between the sea and the glorious holy mountain, yet he shall come to his end, and none shall help him.
Revelation 13:6
And it opened its mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme his name and his tabernacle, those who dwell in heaven.

General references

Proverbs 30:13
There is a generation, O how lofty are their eyes, and their eyelids are lifted up.
Isaiah 36:14
Thus says the king, Let not Hezekiah deceive you, for he will not be able to deliver you.