Crossword – Pride – July 2015

Something for the Young at Heart

This month we are continuing a series of studies written by my children. In order to maintain the flow of the study, this crossword puzzle is not split into Across and Down sections—Across or Down is indicated at the end of each line. (The KJV is required.)


Pride – by Rebekah Beachy

“The wicked, through the pride of his countenance, will not seek after God: God is not in all his ____.” Psalms 10:4—21 Across

“The Lord shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh ____ things.” Psalms 12:3—1 Across

“Blessed is that man that maketh the Lord his ____, and respecteth not the proud, nor such as turn aside to lies.” Psalms 40:4—7 Down

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“The fear of the Lord is to ____ evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.” Proverbs 8:13—15 Across

“When pride cometh, then cometh ____: but with the lowly is wisdom.” Proverbs 11:2—16 Down

“Only by pride cometh ____: but with the well advised is wisdom.” Proverbs 13:10—8 Down

“In the mouth of the ____ is a rod of pride: but the lips of the wise shall preserve them.” Proverbs 14:3—14 Down

“The Lord will destroy the ____ of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.” Proverbs 15:25—13 Across

“Every one that is proud in heart is an ____ to the Lord: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.” Proverbs 16:5—19 Across

“Pride goeth before ____, and an haughty spirit before a fall.” Proverbs 16:18—3 Down

“Better it is to be of an ____ spirit with the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud.” Proverbs 16:19—20 Across

“An high ____, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin.” Proverbs 21:4—18 Down

“He that is of a proud heart stirreth up ____: but he that putteth his trust in the Lord shall be made fat.” Proverbs 28:25—5 Down

“A man’s pride shall bring him low: but ____ shall uphold the humble in spirit.” Proverbs 29:23—10 Across

“Behold, this was the iniquity of thy sister ____, pride, fulness of bread, and abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters, neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.” Ezekiel 16:49—17 Across

“But when his [King Nebuchadnezzar’s] heart was lifted up, and his mind ____ in pride, he was deposed from his kingly throne, and they took his glory from him.” Daniel 5:20—6 Down

“The pride of thine heart hath ____ thee, thou that dwellest in the clefts of the rock, whose habitation is high; that saith in his heart, Who shall bring me down to the ground?” Obadiah 1:3—2 Down

“For from ____, out of the heart of men, proceed evil thoughts, adulteries, fornications, murders, Thefts, covetousness, wickedness, deceit, lasciviousness, an evil eye, blasphemy, pride, foolishness.” Mark 7:21, 22—9 Down

“But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God ____ the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble.” James 4:6—4 Across

“Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with ____: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.” 1 Peter 5:5—11 Across

“For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of ____, is not of the Father, but is of the world.” 1 John 2:16—12 Across


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