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He poureth contempt upon princes, and causeth them to wander in the wilderness, where there is no way.

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Job 12:21
He pours contempt upon rulers, and weakens the strength of the strong.
Isaiah 23:8
Who has purposed this against Tyre, the bestower of crowns, whose merchants are rulers, whose traders are the honored of the earth?


Psalm 78:66
And he smote his adversaries backward. He put them to a perpetual reproach.
Exodus 8:3
And the river shall swarm with frogs, which shall go up and come into thy house, and into thy bedchamber, and upon thy bed, and into the house of thy servants, and upon thy people, and into thine ovens, and into thy kneading-trough
Joshua 10:24
And it came to pass, when they brought forth those kings to Joshua, that Joshua called for all the men of Israel, and said to the chiefs of the men of war who went with him, Come near, put your feet upon the necks of these kings. A
Judges 1:6
But Adoni-bezek fled, and they pursued after him, and caught him, and cut off his thumbs and his great toes.
Judges 4:21
Then Jael Heber's wife took a tent-pin, and took a hammer in her hand, and went softly to him, and struck the pin into his temples, and it pierced through into the ground, for he was in a deep sleep, so he fainted and died.
1 Samuel 5:9
And it was so, that, after they had carried it about, the hand of LORD was against the city with a very great discomfiture. And he smote the men of the city, both small and great, and tumors broke out upon them.
1 Samuel 6:4
Then they said, What shall be the trespass-offering which we shall return to him? And they said, Five golden tumors, and five golden mice, [according to] the number of the lords of the Philistines, for one plague was on you all, an
1 Kings 21:19
And thou shall speak to him, saying, Thus says LORD, Have thou killed and also taken possession? And thou shall speak to him, saying, Thus says LORD, In the place where dogs licked the blood of Naboth shall dogs lick thy blood, eve
2 Kings 9:35
And they went to bury her, but they found no more of her than the skull, and the feet, and the palms of her hands.
Daniel 4:33
The same hour the thing was fulfilled upon Nebuchadnezzar. And he was driven from men, and ate grass as oxen. And his body was wet with the dew of heaven, till his hair was grown like eagles' [feathers], and his nails like birds' [
Daniel 5:5
In the same hour the fingers of a man's hand came forth, and wrote opposite the candlestick upon the plaster of the wall of the king's palace. And the king saw the part of the hand that wrote.
Acts 12:23
And immediately an agent of Lord struck him, because he did not give glory to God. And after becoming worm-eaten, he expired.
Revelation 19:18
so that ye may eat the flesh of kings, and the flesh of captains, and the flesh of mighty men, and the flesh of horses and of those who sit upon them, and the flesh of all men, both freemen and bondmen, and both small and great.


Psalm 107:4
They wandered in the wilderness in a desert way. They found no city of habitation.
Job 12:24
He takes away understanding from the chiefs of the people of the earth, and causes them to wander in a wilderness where there is no way.
Jeremiah 13:15
Hear ye, and give ear, be not proud, for LORD has spoken.

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Exodus 8:4
And the frogs shall come up both upon thee, and upon thy people, and upon all thy servants.
Isaiah 40:23
who brings rulers to nothing, who makes the judges of the earth as vanity.
Obadiah 1:2
Behold, I have made thee small among the nations. Thou are greatly despised.