Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And all the people shall know, even Ephraim and the inhabitant of Samaria, that say in the pride and stoutness of heart,
The LORD, your hand is lifted up, yet they do not see; but they will see your zeal for the people, and be disappointed. Yes, fire will consume your adversaries.
1 Kings 22:25
Micaiah said, "Behold, you will see on that day, when you go into an inner room to hide yourself."
You say, 'God lays up his iniquity for his children.' Let him recompense it to himself, that he may know it.
Behold, the mounds, they have come to the city to take it; and the city is given into the hand of the Chaldeans who fight against it, because of the sword, and of the famine, and of the pestilence; and what you have spoken has happened; and behold, you see it.
Those who escape the sword shall return out of the land of Egypt into the land of Judah, few in number; and all the remnant of Judah, who have gone into the land of Egypt to live there, shall know whose word shall stand, mine, or theirs.
My eye shall not spare, neither will I have pity: I will bring on you according to your ways; and your abominations shall be in the midst of you; and you shall know that I, the LORD, do strike.
Thus will I execute judgments on Egypt; and they shall know that I am the LORD.'"
When this comes to pass, (behold, it comes), then shall they know that a prophet has been among them."
and the head of Ephraim is Samaria, and the head of Samaria is Remaliah's son. If you will not believe, surely you shall not be established.'"
Isn't Calno like Carchemish? Isn't Hamath like Arpad? Isn't Samaria like Damascus?"
In the pride
Listen to me, you stout-hearted, who are far from righteousness:
Because I knew that you are obstinate, and your neck is an iron sinew, and your brow brass;
Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
"Your words have been stout against me," says the LORD. "Yet you say, 'What have we spoken against you?'
"For, behold, the day comes, it burns as a furnace; and all the proud, and all who work wickedness, will be stubble; and the day that comes will burn them up," says the LORD of hosts, "that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, you younger ones, be subject to the elder. Yes, all of you clothe yourselves with humility, towards one another; for "God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble."
In that day, their strong cities will be like the forsaken places of the Hivites and the Amorites, which were forsaken from before the children of Israel; and it will be a desolation.