Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The wicked in his pride doth persecute the poor: let them be taken in the devices that they have imagined.

Bible References

The wicked, etc

Psalm 31:18
Let false lips be made dumb, - which are speaking - against a righteous one - arrogantly, with pride and contempt.
Psalm 36:11
Let not the foot of pride reach me, nor, the hand of the lawless, scare me away.
Psalm 59:12
The sin of their mouth, The word of their lips, Let them then be captured in their pride, Both for the oath and for the deception they record.
Psalm 119:5
Oh would that my ways might be settled! that I might keep thy statutes.
Psalm 140:5
The proud have hidden a snare for me, and, cords, have they spread as a net beside the track, Snares, have they set for me. Selah.
Exodus 9:17
Even yet, art thou exalting thyself over my people - in not letting them go?
Exodus 18:11
Now, I know, that, greater, is Yahweh than all the gods, - Even in the thing wherein they were arrogant over them.
Isaiah 10:12
Wherefore it shall come to pass - When My Lord shall finish his whole work upon Mount Zion and upon Jerusalem, I will bring punishment - Upon the fruit of the greatness of heart of the king of Assyria. And upon the vainglory of his uplifted eyes,
Isaiah 14:13
Yet, thou, didst say in thy heart - The heavens, will I ascend, Above the stars of GOD, will I lift up my throne, - That I may sit in the Mount of Assembly In the Recesses of the North:
Jeremiah 43:2
then spake Azariah son of Hoshaiah, and Johanan son of Kareah, and all the proud men, - saying unto Jeremiah - Falsely, art thou speaking, Yahweh our God hath not sent thee to say, Ye shall not enter Egypt to sojourn there;


Psalm 7:16
His mischief, turneth back, on his own head, - and, on his own crown, his violence, descendeth.
Psalm 9:15
The nations, have sunk, in the pit they had made, In the net which they had hidden, is caught their own foot.
Proverbs 5:22
His own iniquities, shall entrap him with the lawless, and, by the cords of his own sin, shall he be seized.