Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thus saith the Lord GOD; Remove the diadem, and take off the crown: this shall not be the same: exalt him that is low, and abase him that is high.

General references

Bible References

Remove

Ezekiel 12:12
The prince who is among them will load his baggage on his shoulder in the dark and go out. They will dig a hole through the wall to bring it out. He will cover his face so that he can not see the land with his eyes.
Ezekiel 16:12
I also put a ring in your nostril, earrings in your ears and a beautiful crown on your head.
2 Kings 25:6
Then they captured the king and brought him to the king of Babylon at Riblah, and he passed sentence on him.
Jeremiah 13:18
Say to the king and the queen mother,
Take a lowly seat,
For your beautiful crown
Has come down from your head.”
Jeremiah 39:6
Then the king of Babylon slew the sons of Zedekiah before his eyes at Riblah; the king of Babylon also slew all the nobles of Judah.
Jeremiah 52:9
Then they captured the king and brought him up to the king of Babylon at Riblah in the land of Hamath, and he passed sentence on him.
Lamentations 5:16
The crown has fallen from our head;
Woe to us, for we have sinned!

Exalt

Ezekiel 17:24
All the trees of the field will know that I am the Lord; I bring down the high tree, exalt the low tree, dry up the green tree and make the dry tree flourish. I am the Lord; I have spoken, and I will perform it.”
1 Samuel 2:7
The Lord makes poor and rich;
He brings low, He also exalts.
Psalm 75:7
But God is the Judge;
He puts down one and exalts another.
Psalm 113:7
He raises the poor from the dust
And lifts the needy from the ash heap,
Luke 1:52
“He has brought down rulers from their thrones,
And has exalted those who were humble.

General references

Jeremiah 32:4
and Zedekiah king of Judah will not escape out of the hand of the Chaldeans, but he will surely be given into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he will speak with him face to face and see him eye to eye;