Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

In whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine unto them.

General references

Bible References

Blinded

2 Corinthians 3:14
for unto this day the same veil remaineth unremoved in the reading of the old testament, which veil is taken away in Christ.
John 12:40
He hath blinded their eyes, and hardened their heart, that they might not see with their eyes, and understand with their heart, and be converted, and I should heal them.

Lest

2 Corinthians 4:6
For God, who commanded light to shine out of darkness, hath shined into our hearts, to reflect the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
2 Corinthians 3:8
shall not the ministration of the Spirit be more glorious?
John 8:12
Then spake Jesus again to them, saying, I am the light of the world; he, that followeth me, shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.
John 12:35
Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while the light is to be with you; walk while ye have the light, least darkness overtake you; for he that walketh in the dark knoweth not whither he goeth.
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of satan unto God; that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and an inheritance among them that are sanctified by faith in me.
Colossians 1:27
to whom God would make known the rich glory of this mystery, among the gentiles; which is this, that Christ is in you the hope of glory:
1 Timothy 1:11
which is according to the glorious gospel of the blessed God, with which I was intrusted.
Titus 2:13
looking for the blessed hope, and glorious appearance of the great God, and our Saviour, Jesus Christ:

The image

John 1:14
And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, being full of grace and truth: and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only-begotten of the Father.
John 12:45
and he that beholdeth me, beholdeth Him that sent me.
John 14:9
Jesus saith unto him, Have I been so long with you, and dost thou not know me? Philip, he that hath seen me, hath seen the Father: and how then dost thou say, Shew us the Father?
John 15:24
If I had not done among them such works as no other ever did, they had not comparatively had sin: but now they have both seen, and hated, both me and my Father.
Philippians 2:6
who being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be as God.
Colossians 1:15
Who is the image of the invisible God, the first-born of the whole creation:
Hebrews 1:3
Who being the refulgence of his glory and the imprest image of his person, and sustaining all things by his powerful word, having by Himself performed the purging away of our sins, sat down at the right hand of the majesty on high.

Shine

2 Corinthians 4:6
For God, who commanded light to shine out of darkness, hath shined into our hearts, to reflect the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
2 Peter 1:19
We have also the more sure word of the prophets, to which ye do well to attend, as to a lamp shining in a dark place, till the day dawn, and the morning-star rise in your hearts:
1 John 2:8
though I write it again as a new commandment, which is truth in Him and in you: because the darkness is past, and the true light now shineth.

General references

Matthew 13:13
for this reason I speak to them in parables; because though they see, they will not see; and though they hear, they will not hear, nor understand.
Luke 24:45
Then He opened their mind, to understand the scriptures:
John 8:27
But they did not know that He spake unto them of the Father.