Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Lo, this is the man that made not God his strength; but trusted in the abundance of his riches, and strengthened himself in his wickedness.

General references

Bible References

Made

Psalm 146:3
Put not your faith in rulers, or in the son of man, in whom there is no salvation.
Jeremiah 17:5
This is what the Lord has said: Cursed is the man who puts his faith in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart is turned away from the Lord.

Strengthened

Psalm 73:7
Their eyes are bursting with fat; they have more than their heart's desire.
Ecclesiastes 8:8
No man has authority over the wind, to keep the wind; or is ruler over the day of his death. In war no man's time is free, and evil will not keep the sinner safe.
Hosea 12:7
As for Canaan, the scales of deceit are in his hands; he takes pleasure in twisted ways.

General references

Job 31:24
If I made gold my hope, or if I ever said to the best gold, I have put my faith in you;
Proverbs 18:11
The property of a man of wealth is his strong town, and it is as a high wall in the thoughts of his heart.
James 4:16
But now you go on glorying in your pride: and all such glorying is evil.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain