Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Though the LORD be high, yet hath he respect unto the lowly: but the proud he knoweth afar off.

General references

Bible References

Though

Psalm 51:17
The sacrifices of God [are] a broken spirit; A broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.
Psalm 113:5
Who [is] like Yahweh our God, who [is] enthroned on high,
1 Samuel 2:7
Yahweh makes poor and makes rich; he brings low and also exalts.
Proverbs 3:34
With those who scorn, he is scornful, but to those who are humble, he gives favor.
Isaiah 57:15
For thus says [the] high and lofty one who resides forever, and [whose] name [is] holy: "I reside [in] a high and holy place, and with [the] {contrite} and humble of spirit, to revive [the] spirit of [the] humble, and to revive [the] heart of [the] {contrite}.
Isaiah 66:2
And my hand has made all these [things], and all these {came to be}," {declares} Yahweh, "but I look to this [one]: to [the] humble and [the] contrite of spirit and [the one] frightened at my word.
Luke 1:51
He has done a mighty deed with his arm; he has dispersed the proud in the thoughts of their hearts.
Luke 14:11
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and the one who humbles himself will be exalted."
Luke 18:14
I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than that one! For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the one who humbles himself will be exalted."
James 4:6
But he gives greater grace. Therefore it says, "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."
1 Peter 5:5
In the same way, younger men, be subject to the elders, and all [of you] clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.

But the proud

Exodus 18:11
Now I know that Yahweh is greater than all the gods, {even in the matter where they the Egyptians dealt arrogantly against the Israelites}."
Job 40:11
Pour out the overflowing of your anger, and look at all [the] proud, and humble them.
Isaiah 2:11
The {haughty eyes} of humanity will be brought low, and the pride of everyone will be humbled, and Yahweh alone will be exalted on that day.
Ezekiel 28:2
"Son of man, say to the leader of Tyre, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Because your heart was haughty, and you said, 'I [am] a god; I sit [in the] seat of [the] gods, I sit in [the] heart of [the] seas!' But you are a human, not a god, and you gave your heart to be like [the] heart of a god.
Daniel 4:37
Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and exalt and honor the king of heaven, for all his works [are] truth, and his ways [are] justice and that he is able to humble those who walk in pride."
Daniel 5:20
But {when} his heart became arrogant and his spirit became hard [so as] to act proudly, he was deposed from the throne of his kingdom and the glory {was taken away from him}.
Acts 12:22
But the people began to call out loudly, "The voice of a god and not of a man!"

Afar off

Psalm 139:2
You know my sitting down and my rising up. You understand my thought from afar.
Matthew 25:41
Then he will also say to those on [his] left, 'Depart from me, [you] accursed ones, into the eternal fire that has been prepared for the devil and his angels!
2 Thessalonians 1:9
who will pay the penalty [of] eternal destruction, away from the presence of the Lord and from the glory of his strength,

General references

Matthew 23:12
And whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.