Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Samuel 2:7
Jehovah maketh poor, and maketh rich: He bringeth low, he also lifteth up.
But God is the judge: He putteth down one, and lifteth up another.
Jehovah hath broken the staff of the wicked, the sceptre of the rulers;
I have made the earth, the men and the beasts that are upon the face of the earth, by my great power and by my outstretched arm; and I give it unto whom it seemeth right unto me.
that thou shalt be driven from men, and thy dwelling shall be with the beasts of the field, and thou shalt be made to eat grass as oxen, and shalt be wet with the dew of heaven, and seven times shall pass over thee; till thou know that the Most High ruleth in the kingdom of men, and giveth it to whomsoever he will.
O thou king, the Most High God gave Nebuchadnezzar thy father the kingdom, and greatness, and glory, and majesty:
He hath put down princes from their thrones, And hath exalted them of low degree.
Let every soul be in subjection to the higher powers: for there is no power but of God; and the powers that be are ordained of God.
He that chastiseth the nations, shall not he correct, Even he that teacheth man knowledge?
Thus saith Jehovah, thy Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: I am Jehovah thy God, who teacheth thee to profit, who leadeth thee by the way that thou shouldest go.
And all thy children shall be taught of Jehovah; and great shall be the peace of thy children.
Behold, the days come, saith Jehovah, that the city shall be built to Jehovah from the tower of Hananel unto the gate of the corner.
It is written in the prophets, And they shall all be taught of God. Every one that hath heard from the Father, and hath learned, cometh unto me.
For who hath known the mind of the Lord? or who hath been his counsellor?