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 shall deliver thee in six tribulations, and in the seventh no evil shall touch thee.
I will be glad and rejoice in thee: I will sing praise to thy name, O thou most High
Because he has set his will upon me, therefore I will deliver him; I will set him on high because he has known my name.
For, behold, thine enemies, O LORD, for behold, thine enemies shall perish; all the workers of iniquity shall be scattered.
A man's pride shall bring him low, but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.
For thus has said the high and lofty One that inhabits eternity, whose name is The Holy One; I dwell in the high place and in holiness and with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit to cause the spirit of the humble to live and to cause the heart of the contrite ones to live.
For whosoever exalts himself shall be abased, and he that humbles himself shall be exalted.
And he spoke this parable unto some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and despised others:
But he gives greater grace. Therefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace unto the humble.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, young people, be subject to the elders in such a manner that you are all subject to one another. Be clothed with humility of will, for God resists the proud and gives grace to the humble.
The humble person
For the LORD, who is high and lifted up, looks upon the humble, but the proud he does not know.
For all these things my hand has made, by my hand has these things been, said the LORD; but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit and trembles at my word.
thus hath the Lord GOD said: Remove the diadem and take off the crown; it shall no longer be like this; I will exalt the one that is low and abase the one that is high.
He has put down the mighty from their thrones and exalted the humble.
And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled, and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.