Bible Cross References
Luke 18:14
I tell you," said Jesus, "the tax collector, and not the Pharisee, was in the right with God when he went home. For those who make themselves great will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be made great."
1 Samuel 2:4
The bows of strong soldiers are broken, but the weak grow strong.
1 Samuel 2:6-8
The LORD kills and restores to life; he sends people to the world of the dead and brings them back again.
He makes some people poor and others rich; he humbles some and makes others great.
He lifts the poor from the dust and raises the needy from their misery. He makes them companions of princes and puts them in places of honor. The foundations of the earth belong to the LORD; on them he has built the world.
Job 5:11-13
Yes, it is God who raises the humble and gives joy to all who mourn.
He upsets the plans of cunning people, and traps the wise in their own schemes, so that nothing they do succeeds;
(SEE 5:12)
Job 34:24-28
He does not need an investigation to remove leaders and replace them with others.
Because he knows what they do; he overthrows them and crushes them by night.
He punishes sinners where all can see it,
because they have stopped following him and ignored all his commands.
They forced the poor to cry out to God, and he heard their calls for help.
Psalm 107:40
he showed contempt for their oppressors and made them wander in trackless deserts.
Psalm 107:41
But he rescued the needy from their misery and made their families increase like flocks.
Psalm 113:6-8
but he bends down to see the heavens and the earth.
He raises the poor from the dust; he lifts the needy from their misery
and makes them companions of princes, the princes of his people.
Ecclesiastes 4:14
(SEE 4:13)
Ezekiel 17:24
All the trees in the land will know that I am the LORD. I cut down the tall trees and make small trees grow tall. I wither up the green trees and make the dry trees become green. I, the LORD, have spoken. I will do what I have said I would do."
Amos 9:11
The LORD says, "A day is coming when I will restore the kingdom of David, which is like a house fallen into ruins. I will repair its walls and restore it. I will rebuild it and make it as it was long ago.
Mark 6:3
Isn't he the carpenter, the son of Mary, and the brother of James, Joseph, Judas, and Simon? Aren't his sisters living here?" And so they rejected him.
James 1:9
Those Christians who are poor must be glad when God lifts them up,
James 1:10
and the rich Christians must be glad when God brings them down. For the rich will pass away like the flower of a wild plant.
James 4:10
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.