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 elect race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God's own possession, that ye may show forth the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:
but hast lifted up thyself against the 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 hast praised the gods of silver and gold, of brass, iron, wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified.
At that season Jesus answered and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou didst hide these things from the wise and understanding, and didst reveal them unto babes:
The God that made the world and all things therein, he, being Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth 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 exceeding proudly; Let not arrogancy come out of your mouth; For Jehovah is a God of knowledge, And by him actions are weighed.
For the word of Jehovah is right; And all his work is done in faithfulness.
The king's strength also loveth justice; Thou dost establish equity; Thou executest justice and righteousness in Jacob.
I know, O Jehovah, that thy judgments are righteous, And that in faithfulness thou hast afflicted me.
Jehovah is righteous in all his ways, And gracious in all his works.
but Jehovah of hosts is exalted in justice, and God the Holy One is sanctified in righteousness.
And they sing the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and marvellous are thy works, O Lord God, the Almighty; righteous and true are thy ways, thou King of the ages.
And I heard the altar saying, Yea, O Lord God, the Almighty, true and righteous are thy judgments.
After these things I heard as it were a great voice of a great multitude in heaven, saying, Hallelujah; Salvation, and glory, and power, belong to our God:
Those that walk
The king spake 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 Jehovah is greater than all gods; yea, in the thing wherein they dealt proudly against them.
2 Chronicles 33:11
Wherefore Jehovah brought upon them the captains of the host of the king of Assyria, who took Manasseh in chains, and bound him with fetters, and carried him to Babylon.
Pour forth the overflowings of thine anger; And look upon every one that is proud, and abase him.
For thy sister Sodom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,
But he giveth more grace. Wherefore the scripture'saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, ye younger, be subject unto the elder. Yea, all of you gird yourselves with humility, to serve one another: for God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble.
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, neither are your ways my ways, saith Jehovah.
And a bastard shall dwell in Ashdod, and I will cut off the pride of the Philistines.
And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled; and whosoever shall humble himself shall be exalted.