Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

A new

1 John 4:21
And we have this command from Him: The one who loves God must also love his brother.
John 13:34
“I give you a new command: Love one another. Just as I have loved you, you must also love one another.
John 15:12
This is My command: Love one another as I have loved you.

Which

1 John 3:14
We know that we have passed from death to life because we love our brothers. The one who does not love remains in death.
1 John 4:11
Dear friends, if God loved us in this way, we also must love one another.
John 15:12
This is My command: Love one another as I have loved you.
2 Corinthians 8:9
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ: Though He was rich, for your sake He became poor, so that by His poverty you might become rich.
Ephesians 5:1
Therefore, be imitators of God, as dearly loved children.
1 Peter 1:21
who through Him are believers in God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.
1 Peter 4:1
Therefore, since Christ suffered in the flesh, equip yourselves also with the same resolve—because the one who suffered in the flesh has finished with sin

The darkness

Song of Songs 2:11
For now the winter is past;
the rain has ended and gone away.
Isaiah 9:2
The people walking in darkness
have seen a great light;
a light has dawned
on those living in the land of darkness.
Isaiah 60:1
Arise, shine, for your light has come,
and the glory of the Lord shines over you.
Matthew 4:16
The people who live in darkness
have seen a great light,
and for those living in the shadowland of death,
light has dawned.
Luke 1:79
to shine on those who live in darkness
and the shadow of death,
to guide our feet into the way of peace.
John 12:46
I have come as a light into the world, so that everyone who believes in Me would not remain in darkness.
Acts 17:30
“Therefore, having overlooked the times of ignorance, God now commands all people everywhere to repent,
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes so they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that by faith in Me they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified.’
Romans 13:12
The night is nearly over, and the daylight is near, so let us discard the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.
2 Corinthians 4:4
In their case, the god of this age has blinded the minds of the unbelievers so they cannot see the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.
Ephesians 5:8
For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light
1 Thessalonians 5:5
For you are all sons of light and sons of the day. We do not belong to the night or the darkness.

And the

Psalm 27:1
Davidic.The Lord is my light and my salvation—
whom should I fear?
The Lord is the stronghold of my life—
of whom should I be afraid?
Psalm 36:9
for with You is life’s fountain.
In Your light we will see light.
Psalm 84:11
For the Lord God is a sun and shield.
The Lord gives grace and glory;
He does not withhold the good
from those who live with integrity.
Malachi 4:2
But for you who fear My name, the sun of righteousness will rise with healing in its wings, and you will go out and playfully jump like calves from the stall.
John 1:4
Life was in Him,
and that life was the light of men.
John 8:12
Then Jesus spoke to them again: “I am the light of the world. Anyone who follows Me will never walk in the darkness but will have the light of life.”
John 12:35
Jesus answered, “The light will be with you only a little longer. Walk while you have the light so that darkness doesn’t overtake you. The one who walks in darkness doesn’t know where he’s going.
2 Timothy 1:10
This has now been made evident
through the appearing of our Savior Christ Jesus,
who has abolished death
and has brought life and immortality to light
through the gospel.

General references

John 15:12
This is My command: Love one another as I have loved you.

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