Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Though his excellency mount up to the heavens, and his head reach unto the clouds;

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Bible References

His excellency

Genesis 11:4
And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.
Isaiah 14:13
Thou who said in thine heart, I will ascend into heaven; upon high next to the stars of God I will exalt my throne: and I will sit upon the mount of the testimony and in the sides of the north;
Daniel 4:11
The tree grew and made itself strong, and its height reached unto heaven, and its sight to the end of all the earth:
Amos 9:2
Though they dig unto Sheol, from there shall my hand take them; though they climb up to heaven, from there I will bring them down;
Obadiah 1:3
The pride of thine heart hath deceived thee, thou that dwellest in the clefts of the rock, whose habitation is high; that saith in his heart, Who shall bring me down to the ground?
Matthew 11:23
And thou, Capernaum, which art exalted unto heaven, shalt be brought down to Hades, for if the mighty works which have been done in thee had been done in those of Sodom, it would have remained until this day.

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Psalm 37:2
For they shall soon be cut down like the grass and wither as the green herb.