Proverbs 6: 16 These six things the Lord hates,Yes, seven are an abomination to Him: 17 A proud look, A lying tongue, Hands that shed innocent blood, 18 A heart that devises wicked plans, Feet that are swift in running to evil, 19 A false witness who speaks lies, And one who sows discord among brethren. NKJV
Proverbs 16:5 Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD; Assuredly, he will not be unpunished [All NASB except as noted]
Proverbs 21:24 “Proud,” “Haughty,” “Scoffer,” are his names, Who acts with insolent pride.
Proverbs 11:2 When pride comes, then comes dishonor, But with the humble is wisdom.
Proverbs 15:25 The LORD will tear down the house of the proud, But He will establish the boundary of the widow.
Proverbs 29:23 A man’s pride will bring him low, But a humble spirit will obtain honor.
2 Chronicles 26:16 But when he [King Uzziah] became strong, his heart was so proud that he acted corruptly, and he was unfaithful to the LORD his God, for he entered the temple of the LORD to burn incense on the altar of incense.
[The bible also says about King Uzziah- 2 Chronicles 26: 4 He did right in the sight of the Lord according to all that his father Amaziah had done. 5 He continued to seek God…and as long as he sought the Lord, God prospered him. 19 But Uzziah, with a censer in his hand for burning incense, was enraged; and while he was enraged with the priests, the leprosy broke out on his forehead before the priests in the house of the Lord, beside the altar of incense. 20 … and he himself also hastened to get out because the Lord had smitten him. 21 King Uzziah was a leper to the day of his death; and he lived in a separate house, being a leper, for he was cut off from the house of the Lord.] [Uzziah was one of few “good” kings of Judah & Israel]
2 Chronicles 32:25 But Hezekiah gave no return for the benefit he received, because his heart was proud; therefore wrath came on him and on Judah and Jerusalem.
[The Bible says about King Hezekiah- 2 Chronicles 28: Hezekiah became king… 2 He did right in the sight of the Lord, according to all that his father David had done.] [Hezekiah was one of few “good” kings of Judah & Israel]
Isaiah 16:6 We have heard of the pride of Moab, an excessive pride; Even of his arrogance, pride, and fury; His idle boasts are false.
Deuteronomy 8:14 then your heart will become proud and you will forget the LORD your God who brought you out from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.
Psalm 10:2 In pride the wicked hotly pursue the afflicted; Let them be caught in the plots which they have devised.
Psalm 73:6 Therefore pride is their necklace; The garment of violence covers them.
Psalm 31:23 O love the LORD, all you His godly ones! The LORD preserves the faithful And fully recompenses the proud doer.
Habakkuk 2:4-5 “Behold, as for the proud one, His soul is not right within him; But the righteous will live by his faith.
Job 40:11-12 “Pour out the over flowings of your anger, And look on everyone who is proud, and make him low. “Look on everyone who is proud, and humble him, And tread down the wicked where they stand.
Isaiah 2:11-12 The proud look of man will be abased And the loftiness of man will be humbled, And the LORD alone will be exalted in that day. For the LORD of hosts will have a day of reckoning Against everyone who is proud and lofty And against everyone who is lifted up, That he may be abased.
Isaiah 13:11 Thus I will punish the world for its evil And the wicked for their iniquity; I will also put an end to the arrogance of the proud And abase the haughtiness of the ruthless.
Zephaniah 3:11 “In that day you will feel no shame Because of all your deeds By which you have rebelled against Me; For then I will remove from your midst Your proud, exulting ones, And you will never again be haughty On My holy mountain.
Luke 1:51-52 “He has done mighty deeds with His arm; He has scattered those who were proud in the thoughts of their heart. “He has brought down rulers from their thrones, And has exalted those who were humble.
Arrogance-offensive display of superiority or self-importance; overbearing pride
Jeremiah 49:16 “As for the terror of you, The arrogance of your heart has deceived you, O you who live in the clefts of the rock, Who occupy the height of the hill Though you make your nest as high as an eagle’s, I will bring you down from there,” declares the LORD.
Psalm 119:85 The arrogant have dug pits for me, Men who are not in accord with Your law.
Psalm 119:51 The arrogant utterly deride me, Yet I do not turn aside from Your law.
Malachi 4:1 “For behold, the day is coming, burning like a furnace; and all the arrogant and every evildoer will be chaff; and the day that is coming will set them ablaze,” says the LORD of hosts, “so that it will leave them neither root nor branch.”
Exodus 14:28 The waters returned and covered the chariots and the horsemen, even Pharaoh’s entire army that had gone into the sea after them; not even one of them remained.
Nehemiah 9:10 “Then You performed signs and wonders against Pharaoh, Against all his servants and all the people of his land; For You knew that they acted arrogantly toward them, And made a name for Yourself as it is this day.
Henry Luke August 18, 2016