Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


This matter is by the decree of the watchers, and the demand by the word of the holy ones: to the intent that the living may know that the most High ruleth in the kingdom of men, and giveth it to whomsoever he will, and setteth up over it the basest of men.


General references

Bible References

By the

Daniel 4:13
“As I was lying in my bed, I also saw in the visions of my mind an observer, a holy one, coming down from heaven.
1 Kings 22:19
Then Micaiah said, “Therefore, hear the word of the Lord: I saw the Lord sitting on His throne, and the whole heavenly host was standing by Him at His right hand and at His left hand.
1 Timothy 5:21
I solemnly charge you before God and Christ Jesus and the elect angels to observe these things without prejudice, doing nothing out of favoritism.

The holy

Daniel 4:8
Finally Daniel, named Belteshazzar after the name of my god—and the spirit of the holy gods is in him—came before me. I told him the dream:
Isaiah 6:3
And one called to another:

Holy, holy, holy is the Lord of Hosts;
His glory fills the whole earth.
Revelation 4:8
Each of the four living creatures had six wings; they were covered with eyes around and inside. Day and night they never stop, saying:

Holy, holy, holy,
Lord God, the Almighty,
who was, who is, and who is coming.

That the living

Psalm 9:16
The Lord has revealed Himself;
He has executed justice,
striking down the wicked
by the work of their hands.Higgaion. Selah
Psalm 83:17
Let them be put to shame and terrified forever;
let them perish in disgrace.
Ezekiel 25:17
I will execute great vengeance against them with furious rebukes. They will know that I am Yahweh when I take My vengeance on them.”


Psalm 75:6
Exaltation does not come
from the east, the west, or the desert,

The basest

Daniel 4:25
You will be driven away from people to live with the wild animals. You will feed on grass like cattle and be drenched with dew from the sky for seven periods of time, until you acknowledge that the Most High is ruler over the kingdom of men, and He gives it to anyone He wants.
Daniel 11:21
“In his place a despised person will arise; royal honors will not be given to him, but he will come during a time of peace and seize the kingdom by intrigue.
Exodus 9:16
However, I have let you live for this purpose: to show you My power and to make My name known in all the earth.
1 Samuel 2:8
He raises the poor from the dust
and lifts the needy from the garbage pile.
He seats them with noblemen
and gives them a throne of honor.
For the foundations of the earth are the Lord’s;
He has set the world on them.
1 Kings 21:25
Still, there was no one like Ahab, who devoted himself to do what was evil in the Lord’s sight, because his wife Jezebel incited him.
2 Kings 21:6
He made his son pass through the fire, practiced witchcraft and divination, and consulted mediums and spiritists. He did a great amount of evil in the Lord’s sight, provoking Him.
2 Chronicles 28:22
At the time of his distress, King Ahaz himself became more unfaithful to the Lord.
Psalm 12:8
The wicked wander everywhere,
and what is worthless is exalted by the human race.
Psalm 113:7
He raises the poor from the dust
and lifts the needy from the garbage pile
Ezekiel 7:24
So I will bring the most evil of nations
to take possession of their houses.
I will put an end to the pride of the strong,
and their sacred places will be profaned.
1 Corinthians 1:28
God has chosen what is insignificant and despised in the world—what is viewed as nothing—to bring to nothing what is viewed as something,

General references

Numbers 33:53
You are to take possession of the land and settle in it because I have given you the land to possess.

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