Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The wicked in his pride does persecute the poor: let them be taken in the devices that they have imagined.
The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaks proud things:
The proud have had me greatly in derision: yet have I not turned from your law.
Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us: for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
Put forth the rage of your wrath: and behold every one that is proud, and abase him.
But I will put it into the hand of them that afflict you; who have said to your soul, Bow down, that we may go over: and you have laid your body like the ground, and as the street, for them that pass over.
Now I Nebuchadnezzar praise and extol and honor the King of heaven, all whose works are truth, and his ways judgment: and those that walk in pride he is able to abase.
I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.
Keep me as the apple of the eye, hide me under the shadow of your wings,
For the king trusts in the LORD, and through the mercy of the most High he shall not be moved.
He only is my rock and my salvation: he is my defense; I shall not be moved.
[A song of ascents.] They that trust in the LORD shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abides forever.
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?