Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
And the ruler who is among them shall bear upon his shoulder in the dark, and shall go forth. They shall dig through the wall to carry out by it. He shall cover his face, because he shall not see the land with his eyes.
And I put a ring upon thy nose, and earrings in thine ears, and a beautiful crown upon thy head.
2 Kings 25:6
Then they took the king, and carried him up to the king of Babylon to Riblah. And they gave judgment upon him.
Say thou to the king and to the queen-mother: Humble yourselves. Sit down, for your coronets have come down, even the crown of your glory.
Then the king of Babylon killed the sons of Zedekiah in Riblah before his eyes. Also the king of Babylon killed all the nobles of Judah.
Then they took the king, and carried him up to the king of Babylon to Riblah in the land of Hamath, and he gave judgment upon him.
The crown has fallen from our head. Woe to us! For we have sinned.
And all the trees of the field shall know that I, LORD, have brought down the high tree, have exalted the low tree, have dried up the green tree, and have made the dry tree to flourish. I, LORD, have spoken and have done it.
1 Samuel 2:7
LORD makes poor, and makes rich. He brings low, he also lifts up.
But God is the judge. He put one down, and lifts another up.
He raises up a poor man out of the dust, and lifts up a needy man from the dunghill,
He brought down potentates from thrones, and raised up lowly men.
And Zedekiah king of Judah shall not escape out of the hand of the Chaldeans, but shall surely be delivered into the hand of the king of Babylon, and shall speak with him mouth to mouth, and his eyes shall behold his eyes.