Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The wicked, through the pride of his countenance, will not seek after God: God is not in all his thoughts.
For you deliver oppressed people, but you bring down those who have a proud look.
I will destroy anyone who slanders his neighbor in secret. I will not tolerate anyone who has a cocky demeanor and an arrogant attitude.
haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood,
Haughty eyes and a proud heart -- the agricultural product of the wicked is sin.
There is a generation whose eyes are so lofty, and whose eyelids are lifted up disdainfully.
Proud men will be brought low, arrogant men will be humiliated; the Lord alone will be exalted in that day.
The look on their faces testifies to their guilt; like the people of Sodom they openly boast of their sin. Too bad for them! For they bring disaster on themselves.
The Lord looks down from heaven at the human race, to see if there is anyone who is wise and seeks God.
My heart tells me to pray to you, and I do pray to you, O Lord.
But Pharaoh said, "Who is the Lord that I should obey him by releasing Israel? I do not know the Lord, and I will not release Israel!"
be sure you do not feel self-important and forget the Lord your God who brought you from the land of Egypt, the place of slavery,
They were saying to God, 'Turn away from us,' and 'What can the Almighty do to us?'
lest I become satisfied and act deceptively and say, "Who is the Lord?" Or lest I become poor and steal and demean the name of my God.
You people of this generation, listen to what the Lord says. "Have I been like a wilderness to you, Israel? Have I been like a dark and dangerous land to you? Why then do you say, 'We are free to wander. We will not come to you any more?'
"But you, his son Belshazzar, have not humbled yourself, although you knew all this.
Seek the Lord's favor, all you humble people of the land who have obeyed his commands! Strive to do what is right! Strive to be humble! Maybe you will be protected on the day of the Lord's angry judgment.
For the music director; by David. Fools say to themselves, "There is no God." They sin and commit evil deeds; none of them does what is right.
For the music director; according to the machalath style; a well-written song by David. Fools say to themselves, "There is no God." They sin and commit evil deeds; none of them does what is right.
that you were at that time without the Messiah, alienated from the citizenship of Israel and strangers to the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world.
But the Lord saw that the wickedness of humankind had become great on the earth. Every inclination of the thoughts of their minds was only evil all the time.
They are eager to do evil, quick to shed innocent blood. Their thoughts are sinful; they crush and destroy.
I spread out my hands all day long to my rebellious people, who lived in a way that is morally unacceptable, and who did what they desired.
"Oh people of Jerusalem, purify your hearts from evil so that you may yet be delivered. How long will you continue to harbor up wicked schemes within you?
For from within, out of the human heart, come evil ideas, sexual immorality, theft, murder,
Therefore repent of this wickedness of yours, and pray to the Lord that he may perhaps forgive you for the intent of your heart.
For although they knew God, they did not glorify him as God or give him thanks, but they became futile in their thoughts and their senseless hearts were darkened.