Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The proud have had me greatly in derision: yet have I not declined from thy law.

Bible References


Psalm 119:21
Thou have rebuked the proud, who are cursed, who wander from thy commandments.
Psalm 123:3
Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us, for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
Jeremiah 20:7
O LORD, thou have persuaded me, and I was persuaded. Thou are stronger than I, and have prevailed. I have become a laughing-stock all the day; everyone mocks me.
Luke 16:14
And the Pharisees, being lovers of money, heard all these things, and they sneered him.
Luke 23:35
And the people had stood watching. And also the rulers with them sneered, saying, He saved others. He should save himself, if this is the Christ, the chosen of God.

Yet have

Psalm 119:31
I cling to thy testimonies. O LORD, put me not to shame.
Psalm 44:18
Our heart is not turned back, nor have our steps declined from thy way,
Job 23:11
My foot has held fast to his steps. I have kept his way, and not turned aside.
Isaiah 38:3
and said, Remember now, O LORD, I beseech thee, how I have walked before thee in truth and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah wept greatly.
Isaiah 42:4
He will not fail nor be discouraged till he has set justice in the earth. And {in his name Gentiles will hope (LXX/NT)}.
Acts 20:23
except that the Holy Spirit testifies from city to city, saying that bonds and afflictions await me.
Hebrews 12:1
Therefore we also, having so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, having put off every weight and cleverly entangling sin, let us run by perseverance the contest being set before us.