Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Luke 18:14
I tell you, this man went to his house justified rather than the other; for everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but he who humbles himself will be exalted.”
1 Samuel 2:4
The bows of the mighty are shattered,
But the feeble gird on strength.
Job 5:11
So that He sets on high those who are lowly,
And those who mourn are lifted to safety.
Job 34:24
“He breaks in pieces mighty men without inquiry,
And sets others in their place.
Psalm 107:40
He pours contempt upon princes
And makes them wander in a pathless waste.
Psalm 113:6
Who humbles Himself to behold
The things that are in heaven and in the earth?
Ecclesiastes 4:14
For he has come out of prison to become king, even though he was born poor in his kingdom.
Ezekiel 17:24
All the trees of the field will know that I am the Lord; I bring down the high tree, exalt the low tree, dry up the green tree and make the dry tree flourish. I am the Lord; I have spoken, and I will perform it.”
Amos 9:11
“In that day I will raise up the fallen booth of David,
And wall up its breaches;
I will also raise up its ruins
And rebuild it as in the days of old;
Mark 6:3
Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, and brother of James and Joses and Judas and Simon? Are not His sisters here with us?” And they took offense at Him.
James 1:9
But the brother of humble circumstances is to glory in his high position;
James 4:10
Humble yourselves in the presence of the Lord, and He will exalt you.

General references

Isaiah 22:19
“I will depose you from your office,
And I will pull you down from your station.
Isaiah 26:6
The foot will trample it,
The feet of the afflicted, the steps of the helpless.”
Isaiah 40:23
He it is who reduces rulers to nothing,
Who makes the judges of the earth meaningless.
Obadiah 1:2
“Behold, I will make you small among the nations;
You are greatly despised.
Matthew 23:12
Whoever exalts himself shall be humbled; and whoever humbles himself shall be exalted.