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 trust in princes, nor in the son of man in whom there is no salvation.
Jeremiah 17:5
Thus hath the LORD said; Cursed be the man that trusts in man and makes flesh his arm and whose heart departs from the LORD.

Strengthened

Psalm 73:7
Their eyes stand out with fatness; they easily obtain the desires of their heart.
Ecclesiastes 8:8
There is no man that has power over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither does he have power over the day of death, and weapons are of no use in that war; neither shall wickedness deliver those that are given to it.
Hosea 12:7
He is a merchant who has the balances of deceit in his hand; he loves to oppress.

General references

Job 31:24
If I have made gold my hope or have said to the fine gold, Thou art my confidence;
Proverbs 18:11
The rich man's wealth is his strong city and as a high wall in his imagination.
James 4:16
But now ye boast in your arrogance; all such glory is evil.