Though the LORD is on high, He attends to the lowly; but the proud He knows from afar.
Cross ReferencesLuke 1:48
For He has looked with favor on the humble state of His servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed.
But He gives us more grace. This is why it says: "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."
1 Peter 5:5
Young men, in the same way, submit yourselves to your elders. And all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."
You have given me Your shield of salvation; Your right hand upholds me, and Your gentleness exalts me.
Blessed is the man who has made the LORD his trust, who has not turned to the proud, nor to those who lapse into falsehood!
Whoever slanders his neighbor in secret, I will put to silence; the one with haughty eyes and a proud heart, I will not endure.
The LORD is exalted over all the nations, His glory above the heavens.
He humbles Himself to behold the heavens and the earth.
He mocks those who mock, but gives grace to the humble.
For thus says the One who is high and lifted up, who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: "I dwell in a high and holy place, and with the oppressed and humble of spirit, to restore the spirit of the lowly and revive the heart of the contrite.
We have heard of Moab's pride, his exceeding pride and conceit, his proud arrogance and haughtiness of heart.
Now this was the iniquity of your sister Sodom: She and her daughters were arrogant, overfed, and complacent; they did not help the poor and needy.
Chapter Outline1. David praises God for the truth of his word
4. He prophesies that the kings of the earth shall praise God
7. He professes his confidence in God
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Psalm 113:5, 6
1 Samuel 2:7, 8
1 Peter 5:5, 6
but the proud
Job 40:11, 12
Isaiah 2:11, 17
Acts 12:22, 23
2 Thessalonians 1:9
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