Let not the mighty man glory in his might,
Nor let the rich man glory in his riches;
But let him who glories glory in this,
That he understands and knows Me,
That I am the Lord, exercising loving kindness, judgment, and righteousness in the earth.
For in these I delight,” says the Lord.
- Does personal glory (fame and power) captivate us?
- Are we enamoured with gold (wealth and possessions such as property and cars)?
- Do we get charmed easily by girls (or let’s say the ‘opposite sex’ as it works both ways)?
and desperately wicked.
Who really knows how bad it is?”
Clearly both David and Solomon have forgotten the injunction in Proverbs 31:3: