TEKEL; You are weighed in the balances, and are found wanting.
I. THE BALANCES IN WHICH MEN WEIGH THEMSELVES.
1. In their own opinions.
2. In comparison with others.
3. In the estimation of their fellows.
II. THE BALANCES IN WHICH GOD WEIGHS MEN.
1. The Bible.
3. A perfect moral standard.
4. An impartial standard.
III. THE APPLICATION OF THE BALANCES.
1. To the moralist.
2. To the formalist.
3. To the worldly Christian.
4. To the indolent.
Parallel VersesKJV: TEKEL; Thou art weighed in the balances, and art found wanting.