Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

When the wicked cometh, then cometh also contempt, and with ignominy reproach.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 11:2
When pride comes, then comes dishonor,
But with the humble is wisdom.
Proverbs 22:10
Drive out the scoffer, and contention will go out,
Even strife and dishonor will cease.
Proverbs 29:16
When the wicked increase, transgression increases;
But the righteous will see their fall.
1 Samuel 20:30
Then Saul’s anger burned against Jonathan and he said to him, “You son of a perverse, rebellious woman! Do I not know that you are choosing the son of Jesse to your own shame and to the shame of your mother’s nakedness?
Nehemiah 4:4
Hear, O our God, how we are despised! Return their reproach on their own heads and give them up for plunder in a land of captivity.
Psalm 69:9
For zeal for Your house has consumed me,
And the reproaches of those who reproach You have fallen on me.
Psalm 123:3
Be gracious to us, O Lord, be gracious to us,
For we are greatly filled with contempt.
Matthew 27:39
And those passing by were hurling abuse at Him, wagging their heads
1 Peter 4:4
In all this, they are surprised that you do not run with them into the same excesses of dissipation, and they malign you;