Righteousness Exalts, Sin Reproaches
Proverbs 14:34 - Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people.
Jeremiah 25:3-11 - Israel wouldn’t listen and God caused them to go into a 70 year Babylonian captivity.
II Chronicles 14:1-7 - Asa led Israel to do that which God demanded, and God exalted them.
I Kings 11 - Solomon sinned in the sight of God, and God caused him to be a reproach.