So Moses and Aaron went in to Pharaoh and told him, "This is what the LORD, the God of the Hebrews, says: How long will you refuse to humble yourself before Me? Let My people go, that they may worship Me.
and I acted with hostility toward them and brought them into the land of their enemies-- and if their uncircumcised hearts will be humbled, and if they will pay the penalty for their sin,
"Have you seen how Ahab has humbled himself before Me? I will not bring the disaster during his lifetime, because he has humbled himself before Me. I will bring the disaster on his house during his son's lifetime."
because your heart was tender and you humbled yourself before the LORD when you heard what I spoke against this place and against its inhabitants, that they would become a desolation and a curse, and because you have torn your clothes and wept before Me, I Myself have heard you-- declares the LORD.
So the leaders of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, "The LORD is righteous."
When the LORD saw that they had humbled themselves, the LORD's message came to Shemaiah: "They have humbled themselves; I will not destroy them but will grant them a little deliverance. My wrath will not be poured out on Jerusalem through Shishak.
When Rehoboam humbled himself, the LORD's anger turned away from him, and He did not destroy [him] completely. Besides that, conditions were good in Judah.
But some from Asher, Manasseh, and Zebulun humbled themselves and came to Jerusalem.
Then Hezekiah humbled himself for the pride of his heart-- he and the inhabitants of Jerusalem-- so the LORD's wrath didn't come on them during Hezekiah's lifetime.
When he was in distress, he sought the favor of the LORD his God and earnestly humbled himself before the God of his ancestors.
His prayer and how God granted his request, and all his sin and unfaithfulness and the sites where he built high places and set up Asherah poles and carved images before he humbled himself, they are written about in the Records of Hozai.
But he did not humble himself before the LORD like his father Manasseh humbled himself; instead, Amon increased [his] guilt.
He did what was evil in the sight of the LORD his God and did not humble himself before Jeremiah the prophet at the LORD's command.
A person's pride will humble him, but a humble spirit will gain honor.
Human pride will be humbled, and the loftiness of men will be brought low; the LORD alone will be exalted on that day.
For the High and Exalted One who lives forever, whose name is Holy says this: "I live in a high and holy place, and with the oppressed and lowly of spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and revive the heart of the oppressed.
Say to the king and the queen mother: Take a humble seat, for your glorious crowns have fallen from your heads.
They have not become humble to this day, and they have not feared or walked by My law or My statutes that I set before you and your ancestors.
"But you his successor, Belshazzar, have not humbled your heart, even though you knew all this.
He has told you men what is good and what it is the LORD requires of you: Only to act justly, to love faithfulness, and to walk humbly with your God.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and the one who humbles himself will be exalted."
I tell you, this one went down to his house justified rather than the other; because everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the one who humbles himself will be exalted."
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and He will exalt you.
Brothers, take the prophets who spoke in the Lord's name as an example of suffering and patience.
"However, I know that the king of Egypt will not allow you to go, unless [he is forced] by a strong hand.
But Moses interceded with the LORD his God: "LORD, why does Your anger burn against Your people You brought out of the land of Egypt with great power and a strong hand?
You have a mighty arm; Your hand is powerful; Your right hand is lifted high.
Or are we provoking the Lord to jealousy? Are we stronger than He?
Look, God shows Himself exalted by His power. Who is a teacher like Him?
"I will cut off all the horns of the wicked, but the horns of the righteous will be lifted up."
They rejoice in Your name all day long, and they are exalted by Your righteousness.
For You are their magnificent strength; by Your favor our horn is exalted.
Every valley will be lifted up, and every mountain and hill will be leveled; the uneven ground will become smooth, and the rough places a plain.
All the fugitives among his troops will fall by the sword, and those who survive will be scattered to every direction of the wind. Then you will know that I, Yahweh, have spoken."
"But you, son of man, groan! Groan bitterly with a broken heart right before their eyes.
Whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.
He has toppled the mighty from their thrones and exalted the lowly.
The brother of humble circumstances should boast in his exaltation;
but the one who is rich [should boast] in his humiliation, because he will pass away like a flower of the field.
Vengeance belongs to Me; I will repay. In time their foot will slip, for their day of disaster is near, and their doom is coming quickly."
For while we were still helpless, at the appointed moment, Christ died for the ungodly.
who gave Himself-- a ransom for all, a testimony at the proper time.
and has in His own time revealed His message in the proclamation that I was entrusted with by the command of God our Savior: