Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Luke 18:14
I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other; for anyone that exalts himself shall be humbled, and he that humbles himself shall be exalted.
1 Samuel 2:4
The bows of the mighty men have been broken, and the weak are girded with strength.
Job 5:11
who sets up the humble on high, that those who mourn may be lifted up with saving health.
Job 34:24
He shall break in pieces mighty men without number and set others in their stead.
Psalm 107:40
He pours contempt upon princes and causes them to wander in the wilderness, where there is no way.
Psalm 113:6
who humbles himself to behold the things that are in heaven and in the earth!
Ecclesiastes 4:14
For he came out of prison to reign, even though he was born poor into his kingdom.
Ezekiel 17:24
And all the trees of the field shall know that I the LORD have brought down the high tree, have exalted the low tree, have dried up the green tree, and have made the dry tree to flourish; I the LORD have spoken and have done it.
Amos 9:11
In that day I will raise up the tabernacle of David that is fallen and close up its breaches; and I will raise up its ruins, and I will build it as in the days of old:
Mark 6:3
Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, the brother of James and Joses and of Juda and Simon? and are not his sisters here with us? And they were offended at him.
James 1:9
Let the brother of low degree rejoice in his high status;
James 4:10
Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you up.

General references

Isaiah 22:19
And I will drive thee from thy place, and he shall pull thee down from thy state.
Isaiah 26:6
The foot shall tread her down, even the feet of the poor, and the steps of the needy.
Isaiah 40:23
He brings the powerful to nothing; he makes the judges of the earth as if they had never been,
Obadiah 1:2
Behold, I have made thee small among the Gentiles: thou shalt be greatly humbled.
Matthew 23:12
And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled, and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.