Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now I Nebuchadnezzar praise and extol and honour the King of heaven, all whose works are truth, and his ways judgment: and those that walk in pride he is able to abase.
Those that walk
How great are his signs, and how mighty are his wonders! His kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and his dominion is from generation to generation.
They drank wine, and praised the gods of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for an acquired possession, so that ye might broadly proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
but have lifted up thyself against LORD of heaven. And they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy lords, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine from them. And thou have praised the gods of silve
Jesus having responded at that time, said, I extol thee, O Father, Lord of the heaven and the earth, because thou hid these things from the wise and intelligent, and revealed them to the childlike.
The God who made the world and all things in it, he, being Lord of heaven and earth, dwells not in temples made with hands,
The Rock, his work is perfect, for all his ways are justice, a God of faithfulness and without iniquity, just and right is he.
1 Samuel 2:3
Talk no more so very proudly. Let not arrogancy come out of your mouth, for LORD is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed.
For the word of LORD is right, and all his work is [done] in faithfulness.
The king's strength also loves justice. Thou establish equity. Thou execute justice and righteousness in Jacob.
I know, O LORD, that thy judgments are righteous, and that in faithfulness thou have afflicted me.
LORD is righteous in all his ways, and gracious in all his works.
but LORD of hosts is exalted in justice, and God the Holy One is sanctified in righteousness.
And they sing the song of Moses the bondman of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and marvelous are thy works, Lord God Almighty, righteous and TRUE are thy ways, thou King of the nations.
And I heard the altar saying, Yea, Lord God Almighty, TRUE and righteous are thy judgments.
And after these things I heard as a great sound of a large multitude in heaven, saying, Praise Lord, the salvation, and the power, and the glory of our God!
Those that walk
The king spoke and said, Is not this great Babylon, which I have built for the royal dwelling-place by the might of my power and for the glory of my majesty?
But when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was hardened so that he dealt proudly, he was deposed from his kingly throne. And they took his glory from him,
Now I know that LORD is greater than all gods, yea, in the thing wherein they dealt proudly against them.
2 Chronicles 33:11
Therefore LORD brought upon them the captains of the army of the king of Assyria, who took Manasseh in chains, and bound him with fetters, and carried him to Babylon.
For thy sister Sodom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,
But he gives greater grace. Therefore it says, God is opposed to the arrogant, but gives grace to the lowly.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise younger men should be subordinate to the elder men. And all being subordinate to each other, clothe yourselves with humility, because God sets himself against the haughty, but gives grace to the lowly.
And the frogs shall come up both upon thee, and upon thy people, and upon all thy servants.
For my thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways my ways, says LORD.
And a bastard shall dwell in Ashdod, and I will cut off the pride of the Philistines.
And he who will exalt himself will be made low, and he who will make himself low will be exalted.