Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Whoso boasteth himself of a false gift is like clouds and wind without rain.

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Bible References

Boasteth

Proverbs 20:6
Most men will proclaim each one his own mercy, but who can find a man of truth?
1 Kings 22:11
And Zedekiah, the son of Chenaanah, made himself horns of iron, and he said, Thus hath the LORD said, With these shalt thou push the Syrians until thou have consumed them.
Luke 14:11
For whosoever exalts himself shall be abased, and he that humbles himself shall be exalted.
Luke 18:10
Two men went up into the temple to pray, the one a Pharisee, and the other a publican.
2 Corinthians 11:13
For these false apostles are deceitful workers, transforming themselves into apostles of Christ.
2 Peter 2:15
who forsaking the right way have erred, having followed the way of Balaam the son of Beor, who loved the wages of unrighteousness,
Jude 1:12
These are spots in your banquets of charity, feeding themselves without any fear whatsoever: clouds without water, carried to and fro of the winds; trees withered as in fall, without fruit, twice dead, plucked up by the roots;

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Romans 1:22
Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools
James 4:16
But now ye boast in your arrogance; all such glory is evil.