Some have become arrogant,
but if a woman has long hair, it is her glory? For her hair is given to her for a covering.
As the truth of Christ is in me, this boasting of mine
it is not from
treacherous, reckless, conceited, loving pleasure rather than loving God.
“Son of man, say to the prince
I have applied these things to myself and Apollos because of you, brothers and sisters,
Reuben, you are my firstborn, my might and the beginning of my strength, outstanding in dignity, outstanding in power.
Now I know that the Lord is greater than all the gods, for in the thing in which they dealt proudly against them he has destroyed them.”
(and I myself will walk in hostility against them and bring them into the land of their enemies), and
“‘But the person
I spoke to you, but you did not listen. Instead you rebelled against the Lord
fed you in the desert with manna (which your ancestors had never before known) so that he might by humbling you test you
But I fear the reaction
Don’t keep speaking so arrogantly,
He was committed to following the Lord;
But Hezekiah was ungrateful; he had a proud attitude, provoking God to be angry at him, as well as Judah and Jerusalem.
If I lift myself up,
Will your idle talk