Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
We have also a more sure word of prophecy; whereunto ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a light that shineth in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the day star arise in your hearts:
Abraham said to him, 'They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.'
You search the Scriptures, because in them you think that you have eternal life; and these are they that testify of me.
Now these were more noble-minded than those in Thessalonica, for they received the word with great eagerness, examining the Scriptures daily to see if these things were so.
that you abstain from things sacrificed to idols and from blood and from things strangled and from fornication. If you keep yourselves free from these, you will do well. Farewell."
If you really fulfill the royal law, according to the scripture, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself," you are doing well.
3 John 1:6
and they have testified to your love before the church. You will do well to send them on their way in a manner worthy of God.
the people who sat in darkness have seen a great light, and on those who sat in the region and shadow of death light has dawned."
through the tender mercy of our God, with which the sunrise from on high will visit us;
He came for a witness, to bear witness of the light, that all might believe through him.
He was a burning and shining lamp, and you were willing to rejoice for a time in his light.
Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world. He who follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
Therefore do not be partners with them;
just as I also have received from my Father; and I will give him the morning star.