Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Say unto the king and to the queen, Humble yourselves, sit down: for your principalities shall come down, even the crown of your glory.

Bible References


Exodus 10:3
And Moses and Aaron came to Pharaoh, and said to him, Thus saith Jehovah the God of the Hebrews: How long dost thou refuse to humble thyself before me? let my people go, that they may serve me.
2 Chronicles 33:12
And when he was in affliction, he besought Jehovah his God, and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers,
Matthew 18:4
Whoever therefore shall humble himself as this little child, he is the greatest in the kingdom of the heavens;
James 4:10
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he shall exalt you.
1 Peter 5:6
Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in the due time;


Isaiah 3:26
and her gates shall lament and mourn; and, stripped, she shall sit upon the ground.
Isaiah 47:1
Come down and sit in the dust, virgin-daughter of Babylon! Sit on the ground, there is no throne, O daughter of the Chaldeans; for thou shalt no more be called tender and delicate.
Lamentations 2:10
The elders of the daughter of Zion sit upon the ground, they keep silence; they have cast dust upon their heads, they have girded themselves with sackcloth: the virgins of Jerusalem hang down their head to the ground.

General references

Isaiah 66:21
And I will also take of them for priests and for Levites, saith Jehovah.
Jeremiah 17:20
and say unto them, Hear the word of Jehovah, ye kings of Judah, and all Judah, and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, that enter in by these gates;
Jeremiah 21:11
And touching the house of the king of Judah, hear ye the word of Jehovah.
Ezekiel 34:7
Therefore, ye shepherds, hear the word of Jehovah: