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 I have not deviated from thy law.
Job 12:5
The torch is held in low esteem in the thought of him that is prosperous, which was prepared to guard against a slip of the feet.
Job 16:4
I also could speak as ye do. I wish your soul were in my soul's stead, that I could heap up words against you and shake my head at you.
Jeremiah 48:11
Moab has been at ease from his youth, and he has settled on his lees and has not been emptied from vessel to vessel, neither has he gone into captivity; therefore his taste remained in him, and his scent is not changed.
Acts 17:21
(For all the Athenians and strangers who were there spent their time in nothing else, but either to tell or to hear some new thing.)
Acts 26:24
And as he spoke these things and answered for himself, Festus said with a loud voice, Paul, thou art beside thyself; much learning doth make thee mad.
1 Corinthians 4:13
being blasphemed, we intreat; we are made as the filth of this world and are the offscouring of all things unto this day.

General references

Proverbs 18:3
When the wicked comes, then comes also contempt, and with him who dishonours, reproach.
Lamentations 3:14
He I was a derision to all my people and their song every day.
Ezekiel 36:6
Prophesy therefore upon the land of Israel and say unto the mountains, and to the hills, to the rivers, and to the valleys, Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Behold, I have spoken in my jealousy and in my fury because ye have borne the shame of the Gentiles,