Therefore, whoever takes the lowly position of this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
- Matthew 18:4
You, Lord, hear the desire of the afflicted; you encourage them, and you listen to their cry.
- Psalm 10:17
For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.
- Matthew 23:12
When men are brought low and you say, ‘Lift them up!’ then he will save the downcast.
- Job 22:29
Better to be lowly in spirit along with the oppressed than to share plunder with the proud.
- Proverbs 16:19
He mocks proud mockers but shows favor to the humble and oppressed.
- Proverbs 3:34
But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: “God opposes the proud but shows favor to the humble.”
- James 4:6
For he who avenges blood remembers; he does not ignore the cries of the afflicted.
- Psalm 9:12
Humility is the fear of the Lord; its wages are riches and honor and life.
- Proverbs 22:4
Wisdom’s instruction is to fear the Lord, and humility comes before honor.
- Proverbs 15:33
A man’s pride brings him low, but a man of lowly spirit gains honor.
- Proverbs 29:23
Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.
- 1 Peter 5:6