Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When men are cast down, then thou shalt say, There is lifting up; and he shall save the humble person.
He will deliver thee in six troubles. Yea, in seven there shall no evil touch thee.
I will be glad and exult in thee. I will sing praise to thy name, O thou Most High.
Because he has set his love upon me, therefore I will deliver him. I will set him on high because he has known my name.
For, lo, thine enemies, O LORD, for, lo, thine enemies shall perish. All the workers of iniquity shall be scattered.
A man's pride shall bring him low, but he who is of a lowly spirit shall obtain honor.
For thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: I dwell in the high and holy place, also with him who is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart o
Because every man who lifts himself up will be made lower, and he who makes himself lower will be lifted up.
And he also spoke this parable to some of those who were persuaded in themselves that they were righteous, and disdained other men.
But he gives greater grace. Therefore it says, God is opposed to the arrogant, but gives grace to the lowly.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise younger men should be subordinate to the elder men. And all being subordinate to each other, clothe yourselves with humility, because God sets himself against the haughty, but gives grace to the lowly.
The humble person
For though LORD is high, yet he has respect to the lowly. But he knows the haughty from afar.
For all these things my hand has made, and all these things came to be, says LORD. But to this man I will look, even to him who is poor and of a contrite spirit, and who trembles at my word.
thus says lord LORD: Remove the miter, and take off the crown. This [shall be] no more the same. Exalt that which is low, and abase that which is high.
He brought down potentates from thrones, and raised up lowly men.
And he who will exalt himself will be made low, and he who will make himself low will be exalted.