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 saidst in thy heart, I will go up to the heavens; from above to the stars of God I will lift up my throne, and I will sit upon the mountain of appointment in the thighs of the north.
Ezekiel 28:2
Son of man, say to the leader of Tyre, Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Because thy heart was lifted up, and thou wilt say, I am God, I sat upon the seat of God in the heart of the seas; and thou art man and not God, and thou wilt give thy heart as the heart of God.
Daniel 7:8
I was considering upon the horns, and lo, another little horn went up among them, and three from the first horns were plucked up from before it: and lo, eyes as the eyes of a man in this horn, and a mouth speaking great things.
Daniel 8:9
And from one of them came forth one horn of a little thing, and it will be great exceedingly to the south to the sunrisings, and to the glories.
Daniel 11:36
And the king did according to his will; and he shall exalt himself and magnify himself over every god; and against the God of gods he shall speak wonderful things,, and he prospered even till anger was finished: for that being determined was done.
Revelation 13:6
And he opened his mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme his name, and his tent, and them dwelling in heaven.

Called

1 Corinthians 8:5
For also though they are called gods, whether in heaven, whether upon the earth, (for there are many gods, and many lords,)

Sitteth

Daniel 8:12
And an army will be given upon the continuance by transgression, and it will cast down truth to the earth; and it did and it succeeded.
Daniel 11:45
And he shall plant the tent of his palace between the seas to the mountain of glory of holiness: and he came even to his end, and none helping to him.
Revelation 13:6
And he opened his mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme his name, and his tent, and them dwelling in heaven.

General references

Proverbs 30:13
A generation, how its eyes were raised up and its eyelashes will be lifted up.
Isaiah 36:14
Thus said the king, Hezekiah shall not lift up to you, for he will not be able to deliver you.