Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.

Bible References

Went

Luke 5:24
But to let you know that the Son of Man has authority to forgive sins on earth"??urning to the man who was paralyzed he said to him??"I tell you, get up, pick up your mat, and go home!"
Luke 7:47
Therefore, I tell you, her sins, many as they are, are forgiven, for she has loved me so much. But the man with little to be forgiven loves me but little."

Every

Luke 1:52
He has dethroned monarchs and exalted the poor,
Luke 14:11
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the man who humbles himself will be exalted."
Matthew 5:3
"Blessed are those who feel their spiritual need, for the Kingdom of Heaven belongs to them!
Matthew 23:12
Whoever exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.
James 4:6
But he gives all the greater blessing. As the Scripture says, "God opposes haughty persons, but he blesses humble-minded ones."
1 Peter 5:5
You younger men must show deference to the elders. And you must all clothe yourselves in humility toward one another, for God opposes the proud, but shows mercy to the humble.

General references

Matthew 19:30
But many who are first now will be last then, and many who are now last will be first.
Matthew 23:12
Whoever exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.
Mark 10:31
But many who are first now will be last then, and the last will be first."
Luke 5:32
I have not come to invite the pious but the irreligious to repentance!"