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! How mighty are his wonders! His kingdom will last forever, and his authority continues from one generation to the next."
As they drank wine, they praised the gods of gold and silver, bronze, iron, wood, and stone.
1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people of his own, so that you may proclaim the virtues of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
Instead, you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven. You brought before you the vessels from his temple, and you and your nobles, together with your wives and concubines, drank wine from them. You praised the gods of silver, gold, bronze, iron, wood, and stone -- gods that cannot see or hear or comprehend! But you have not glorified the God who has in his control your very breath and all your ways!
At that time Jesus said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and intelligent, and revealed them to little children.
The God who made the world and everything in it, who is Lord of heaven and earth, does not live in temples made by human hands,
As for the Rock, his work is perfect, for all his ways are just. He is a reliable God who is never unjust, he is fair and upright.
1 Samuel 2:3
Don't keep speaking so arrogantly, letting proud talk come out of your mouth! For the Lord is a God who knows; he evaluates what people do.
For the Lord's decrees are just, and everything he does is fair.
The king is strong; he loves justice. You ensure that legal decisions will be made fairly; you promote justice and equity in Jacob.
I know, Lord, that your regulations are just. You disciplined me because of your faithful devotion to me.
The Lord is just in all his actions, and exhibits love in all he does.
The Lord who commands armies will be exalted when he punishes, the sovereign God's authority will be recognized when he judges.
They sang the song of Moses the servant of God and the song of the Lamb: "Great and astounding are your deeds, Lord God, the All-Powerful! Just and true are your ways, King over the nations!
Then I heard the altar reply, "Yes, Lord God, the All-Powerful, your judgments are true and just!"
After these things I heard what sounded like the loud voice of a vast throng in heaven, saying, "Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power belong to our God,
Those that walk
The king uttered these words: "Is this not the great Babylon that I have built for a royal residence by my own mighty strength and for my majestic honor?"
And when his mind became arrogant and his spirit filled with pride, he was deposed from his royal throne and his honor was removed from him.
Now I know that the Lord is greater than all the gods, for in the thing in which they dealt proudly against them he has destroyed them."
2 Chronicles 33:11
So the Lord brought against them the commanders of the army of the king of Assyria. They seized Manasseh, put hooks in his nose, bound him with bronze chains, and carried him away to Babylon.
Scatter abroad the abundance of your anger. Look at every proud man and bring him low;
In your days of majesty, was not Sodom your sister a byword in your mouth,
But he gives greater grace. Therefore it says, "God opposes the proud, but he gives grace to the humble."
1 Peter 5:5
In the same way, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. And all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.
Frogs will come up against you, your people, and all your servants."'"
"Indeed, my plans are not like your plans, and my deeds are not like your deeds,
A mongrel people will live in Ashdod, for I will greatly humiliate the Philistines.
And whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.