Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The king spake, and said, Is not this great Babylon, that I have built for the house of the kingdom by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty?

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Is not

Daniel 5:20
But when his heart was exalted and his spirit became arrogant, he was deposed from his royal throne and his glory was taken from him.
Psalm 73:8
They mock, and they speak maliciously;
they arrogantly threaten oppression.
Proverbs 16:18
Pride comes before destruction,
and an arrogant spirit before a fall.
Habakkuk 1:15
The Chaldeans pull them all up with a hook,
catch them in their dragnet,
and gather them in their fishing net;
that is why they are glad and rejoice.
Habakkuk 2:4
Look, his ego is inflated;
he is without integrity.
But the righteous one will live by his faith.
Luke 12:19
Then I’ll say to myself, “You have many goods stored up for many years. Take it easy; eat, drink, and enjoy yourself.”’
Luke 14:11
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and the one who humbles himself will be exalted.”
1 Peter 5:5
In the same way, you younger men, be subject to the elders. And all of you clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because

God resists the proud
but gives grace to the humble.

Great

Genesis 10:10
His kingdom started with Babylon, Erech, Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.
Genesis 11:2
As people migrated from the east, they found a valley in the land of Shinar and settled there.
Revelation 16:19
The great city split into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. Babylon the Great was remembered in God’s presence; He gave her the cup filled with the wine of His fierce anger.
Revelation 17:5
On her forehead a cryptic name was written:

BABYLON THE GREAT

THE MOTHER OF PROSTITUTES

AND OF THE VILE THINGS OF THE EARTH.
Revelation 18:10
They will stand far off in fear of her torment, saying:

Woe, woe, the great city,
Babylon, the mighty city!
For in a single hour
your judgment has come.

That

1 Chronicles 29:12
Riches and honor come from You, and You are the ruler of everything. Power and might are in Your hand, and it is in Your hand to make great and to give strength to all.
2 Chronicles 2:5
The temple that I am building will be great, for our God is greater than any of the gods.
Isaiah 10:8
For he says,
“Aren’t all my commanders kings?
Isaiah 37:24
You have mocked the Lord through your servants.
You have said, “With my many chariots
I have gone up to the heights of the mountains,
to the far recesses of Lebanon.
I cut down its tallest cedars,
its choice cypress trees.
I came to its distant heights,
its densest forest.
Ezekiel 28:2
“Son of man, say to the ruler of Tyre: This is what the Lord God says:

Your heart is proud,
and you have said, ‘I am a god;
I sit in the seat of gods
in the heart of the sea.’
Yet you are a man and not a god,
though you have regarded your heart
as that of a god.
Ezekiel 29:3
Speak to him and say: This is what the Lord God says:

Look, I am against you, Pharaoh king of Egypt,
the great monster lying in the middle of his Nile,
who says, ‘My Nile is my own;
I made it for myself.’

And for

Daniel 5:18
Your Majesty, the Most High God gave sovereignty, greatness, glory, and majesty to your predecessor Nebuchadnezzar.
Esther 1:4
He displayed the glorious wealth of his kingdom and the magnificent splendor of his greatness for a total of 180 days.
Psalm 49:20
A man with valuable possessions
but without understanding
is like the animals that perish.
Psalm 104:1
My soul, praise Yahweh!
Lord my God, You are very great;
You are clothed with majesty and splendor.
Psalm 145:5
I will speak of Your splendor and glorious majesty
and Your wonderful works.
1 Corinthians 10:31
Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do everything for God’s glory.
Revelation 21:24
The nations will walk in its light, and the kings of the earth will bring their glory into it.

General references

Jeremiah 49:25
How can the city of praise not be abandoned,
the town that brings Me joy?

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