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 the chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, an acquired people, that ye should show forth the virtues of him who has 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 princes, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; furthermore, thou hast praised gods of silver and of gold, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone, which do not see, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand is thy soul and whose are all thy ways, thou hast never honoured.
At that time Jesus answered and said, I praise thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and understanding and hast revealed them unto children.
The God that made the world and all the things therein, seeing that he is Lord of heaven and earth, does not dwell in temples made with hands;
The strong One, whose work is perfect: for all his ways are right; a God of truth and without iniquity, just and upright is he.
1 Samuel 2:3
Do not multiply thyself speaking great and lofty things; let arrogant words cease from your mouth, for the LORD is the all-knowing God, and the magnificent works are his.
For the word of the LORD is right, and all his works are done in truth.
The king's strength is that he loves judgment; thou dost establish equity; thou dost execute judgment and righteousness in Jacob.
I know, O LORD, that thy judgments are right and that thou in faithfulness hast afflicted me.
Tzaddi The LORD is righteous in all his ways and merciful in all his works.
But the LORD of the hosts shall be exalted in judgment, and God, that is holy, shall be sanctified with righteousness.
And they sing the song of Moses, the slave of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and marvellous are thy works, Lord God Almighty; just and true are thy ways, thou King of saints.
And I heard another out of the altar say, Even so, Lord God Almighty, true and righteous are thy judgments.
And after these things I heard a great voice of a great company in the heaven, saying, Halelu-JAH; Salvation and glory and honour and power unto the Lord our God;
Those that walk
the king spoke and said, Is this not the great Babylon that I have built for the house of the kingdom by the might of my power and for the glory of my greatness?
But when his heart made itself arrogant, and his spirit hardened itself in pride, he was deposed from the throne of his kingdom, and they took his glory from him:
Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods; for in the thing in which they dealt proudly he prevailed against them.
2 Chronicles 33:11
Therefore, the LORD brought upon them the princes of the host of the king of Assyria who took Manasseh and bound him with fetters of brass and carried him to Babylon.
Cast abroad the rage of thy wrath; and behold every one that is proud and bring him down.
Sodom, thy sister was not mentioned by thy mouth in the time of thy pride,
But he gives greater grace. Therefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace unto the humble.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, young people, be subject to the elders in such a manner that you are all subject to one another. Be clothed with humility of will, for God resists the proud and gives grace to the humble.
and the frogs shall come up upon thee and upon thy people and upon all thy slaves.
For my thoughts are not as your thoughts, neither are your ways as my ways, saith the LORD.
And a stranger shall dwell in Ashdod, and I will cut off the pride of the Philistines.
And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled, and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.