Pride, Evil Of
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"For rebellion is as the sin of divination, And insubordination is as iniquity and idolatry Because you have rejected the word of the LORD, He has also rejected you from being king."
deeds of coveting and wickedness, as well as deceit, sensuality, envy, slander, pride and foolishness.
being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, greed, evil; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malice; they are gossips,
For I am afraid that perhaps when I come I may find you to be not what I wish and may be found by you to be not what you wish; that perhaps there will be strife, jealousy, angry tempers, disputes, slanders, gossip, arrogance, disturbances;
But realize this, that in the last days difficult times will come.
For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes and the boastful pride of life, is not from the Father, but is from the world.
"Son of man, say to the leader of Tyre, 'Thus says the Lord GOD, "Because your heart is lifted up And you have said, 'I am a god, I sit in the seat of gods In the heart of the seas'; Yet you are a man and not God, Although you make your heart like the heart of God--
and not a new convert, so that he will not become conceited and fall into the condemnation incurred by the devil.
who opposes and exalts himself above every so-called god or object of worship, so that he takes his seat in the temple of God, displaying himself as being God.
Do not be wise in your own eyes; Fear the LORD and turn away from evil.
There are six things which the LORD hates, Yes, seven which are an abomination to Him:
Do not claim honor in the presence of the king, And do not stand in the place of great men;
"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.
They speak falsehood to one another; With flattering lips and with a double heart they speak.
Thus says the LORD, "Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the mighty man boast of his might, let not a rich man boast of his riches;
How blessed is the man who has made the LORD his trust, And has not turned to the proud, nor to those who lapse into falsehood.
Listen and give heed, do not be haughty, For the LORD has spoken.
"Whoever exalts himself shall be humbled; and whoever humbles himself shall be exalted.
Be of the same mind toward one another; do not be haughty in mind, but associate with the lowly Do not be wise in your own estimation.
You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE.
But He gives a greater grace Therefore it says, "GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE."
And He also told this parable to some people who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and viewed others with contempt:
For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God.
But if some of the branches were broken off, and you, being a wild olive, were grafted in among them and became partaker with them of the rich root of the olive tree,
For consider your calling, brethren, that there were not many wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble;
For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God;
"The fear of the LORD is to hate evil; Pride and arrogance and the evil way And the perverted mouth, I hate.
For through the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think more highly of himself than he ought to think; but to think so as to have sound judgment, as God has allotted to each a measure of faith.
Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant,
But may it never be that I would boast, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.
- Arrogance, Rejection Of
- Attitudes Of Pride
- Conceit, Description Of
- Do Not Be Proud
- False Confidence
- False Wisdom
- God Opposes The Proud
- Love, Abuse Of
- Pride, Results Of
- Salvation, Boasting Impossible
- Self Confidence