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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 he became arrogant and his spirit hardened, he was removed from his royal throne and his glory was taken away from him.
Psalm 73:8
In their mockery they speak evil; from their arrogant position they speak oppression.
Proverbs 16:18
Pride precedes destruction; an arrogant spirit appears before a fall.
Habakkuk 1:15
The adversary captures them with a hook, gathering them up in a fishing net. He collects them with a dragnet, rejoicing and gloating over his catch.
Habakkuk 2:4
"Notice their arrogance they have no inward uprightness but the righteous will live by their faith.
Luke 12:19
Then I'll say to myself, "You've stored up plenty of good things for many years. Take it easy, eat, drink, and enjoy yourself."'
Luke 14:11
Because everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the person who humbles himself will be exalted."
1 Peter 5:5
In a similar way, you young people must submit to the elders. All of you must clothe yourselves with humility for the sake of each other, because: "God opposes the arrogant, but gives grace to the humble."


Genesis 10:10
His kingdom began in the region of Shinar with the cities of Babylon, Erech, Akkad, and Calneh.
Genesis 11:2
As people migrated westward, they came across a plain in the region of Shinar and settled there.
Revelation 16:19
The great city was split into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. God remembered to give Babylon the Great the cup of wine filled with the fury of his wrath.
Revelation 17:5
Revelation 18:10
Frightened by the torture that she experiences, they will stand far away and cry out, "How terrible, how terrible it is for that great city, the powerful city Babylon, because your judgment arrived in a single hour!"


1 Chronicles 29:12
Both wealth and honor proceed from you, and you are ruling over them all. You control power you control who is made great, and how everyone becomes strong.
2 Chronicles 2:5
"The Temple that I'm building will be great, because the greatness of our God surpasses that of all gods.
Isaiah 10:8
"Because this is what he is saying: "My commanders are all kings, are they not?
Isaiah 37:24
By your messengers you have insulted the LORD, and you have said, "With my many chariots I have climbed the heights of mountains, the utmost heights of Lebanon. I cut down its tallest cedars, the choicest of its pines; I reached its remotest heights, the most verdant of its forests.
Ezekiel 28:2
"Son of Man, tell Tyre's Commander-in-Chief, "This is what the Lord GOD says: "Because your heart is arrogant, and because you keep saying, "I have taken my seat, I am a god, seated in God's seat right in the middle of the sea,' and because you're a man, and not a god, even though you pretend that you have a god-like heart"
Ezekiel 29:3
Tell him that this is what the Lord GOD says: "Watch out! I'm coming to get you, Pharaoh, king of Egypt! You big monster! You lay in wait in the middle of your waterways and say, "My waterways belong to me! I made them for myself!"

And for

Daniel 5:18
Your majesty, the Most High God gave your grandfather Nebuchadnezzar sovereignty, as well as greatness, glory, and splendor.
Esther 1:4
He displayed the enormous wealth of his kingdom, along with its splendid beauty and greatness for many days for 180 days in all.
Psalm 49:20
Humanity, despite its conceit, does not understand that it will perish, just like the animals. A song of Asaph.
Psalm 104:1
Bless the LORD, my soul; LORD, my God, you are very great. You are clothed in splendor and majesty;
Psalm 145:5
I will speak about the glorious splendor of your majesty as well as your awesome actions.
1 Corinthians 10:31
Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do everything for the glory of God.
Revelation 21:24
The nations will walk in its light, and the kings of the earth will bring their glory into it.

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Jeremiah 49:25
Why is the famous city, the joyful town, not abandoned?

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