Arrogance, Characterizes The Wicked
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"For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed the evil thoughts, fornications, thefts, murders, adulteries,
In pride the wicked hotly pursue the afflicted; Let them be caught in the plots which they have devised.
For I was envious of the arrogant As I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
How long shall the wicked, O LORD, How long shall the wicked exult?
And just as they did not see fit to acknowledge God any longer, God gave them over to a depraved mind, to do those things which are not proper,
And all the people know it, That is, Ephraim and the inhabitants of Samaria, Asserting in pride and in arrogance of heart:
"Twelve months later he was walking on the roof of the royal palace of Babylon.
"To the degree that she glorified herself and lived sensuously, to the same degree give her torment and mourning; for she says in her heart, 'I SIT as A QUEEN AND I AM NOT A WIDOW, and will never see mourning.'
Because you have said, "We have made a covenant with death, And with Sheol we have made a pact The overwhelming scourge will not reach us when it passes by, For we have made falsehood our refuge and we have concealed ourselves with deception."
"Behold, this was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had arrogance, abundant food and careless ease, but she did not help the poor and needy.
And Ephraim said, "Surely I have become rich, I have found wealth for myself; In all my labors they will find in me No iniquity, which would be sin."
"Behold, as for the proud one, His soul is not right within him; But the righteous will live by his faith.
Now there was a man named Simon, who formerly was practicing magic in the city and astonishing the people of Samaria, claiming to be someone great;
and especially those who indulge the flesh in its corrupt desires and despise authority Daring, self-willed, they do not tremble when they revile angelic majesties,
So also the tongue is a small part of the body, and yet it boasts of great things See how great a forest is set aflame by such a small fire!
"Boast no more so very proudly, Do not let arrogance come out of your mouth; For the LORD is a God of knowledge, And with Him actions are weighed.
But as soon as Jeremiah, whom the LORD their God had sent, had finished telling all the people all the words of the LORD their God--that is, all these words--