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
Thou who said in thine heart, I will ascend into heaven; upon high next to the stars of God I will exalt my throne: and I will sit upon the mount of the testimony and in the sides of the north;
Ezekiel 28:2
Son of man, say unto the prince of Tyre, Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Because thy heart has lifted thee up and thou hast said, I am God, I sit in the seat of God, in the midst of the seas (yet thou art man, and not God); and thou hast set thine heart as the heart of God:
Daniel 7:8
As I was considering the horns, behold, there came up among them another little horn, before whom three of the first horns were plucked up by the roots; and, behold, in this horn were eyes like the eyes of man, and a mouth speaking grand things.
Daniel 8:9
And out of the first of them came forth a little horn, which grew much toward the south and toward the east and toward the desirable 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 marvels against the God of gods and shall prosper until the indignation is accomplished, for the determination has been made.
Revelation 13:6
And it opened its mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme his name and his tabernacle and those that dwell in heaven.

Called

1 Corinthians 8:5
For though there are some that are called gods, whether in heaven or in the earth (as there are many gods and many lords),

Sitteth

Daniel 8:12
And the host was given over by reason of the prevarication upon the daily sacrifice; and he cast the truth to the ground; and he did whatever he would and prospered.
Daniel 11:45
And he shall plant the tents of his palace between the seas, in the desirable mountain of the sanctuary; and he shall come to his end, and shall have no one to help him.
Revelation 13:6
And it opened its mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme his name and his tabernacle and those that 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 saith the king, Do not let Hezekiah deceive you, for he shall not be able to deliver you.