Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Our soul is exceedingly filled with the scorning of those that are at ease, and with the contempt of the proud.

Bible References

With the scorning

Psalm 73:5
They are not in trouble as other men; Neither are they plagued like other men.
Psalm 119:51
The proud have had me greatly in derision: Yet have I not swerved from thy law.
Job 12:5
In the thought of him that is at ease there is contempt for misfortune; It is ready for them whose foot slippeth.
Job 16:4
I also could speak as ye do; If your soul were in my soul's stead, I could join words together against you, And shake my head at you.
Jeremiah 48:11
Moab hath been at ease from his youth, and he hath settled on his lees, and hath not been emptied from vessel to vessel, neither hath he gone into captivity: therefore his taste remaineth in him, and his scent is not changed.
Acts 17:21
(Now all the Athenians and the strangers sojourning there spent their time in nothing else, but either to tell or to hear some new thing.)
Acts 26:24
And as he thus made his defense, Festus saith with a loud voice, Paul, thou art mad; thy much learning is turning thee mad.
1 Corinthians 4:13
being defamed, we entreat: we are made as the filth of the world, the offscouring of all things, even until now.

General references

Proverbs 18:3
When the wicked cometh, there cometh also contempt, And with ignominy cometh reproach.
Lamentations 3:14
I am become a derision to all my people, and their song all the day.
Ezekiel 36:6
Therefore prophesy concerning the land of Israel, and say unto the mountains and to the hills, to the watercourses and to the valleys, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Behold, I have spoken in my jealousy and in my wrath, because ye have borne the shame of the nations:

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