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:
Yahweh's law is perfect, restoring the soul. Yahweh's testimony is sure, making wise the simple.
Turn to the law and to the testimony! If they don't speak according to this word, surely there is no morning for them.
Produce your cause," says Yahweh. "Bring forth your strong reasons," says the King of Jacob.
"But Abraham said to him, 'They have Moses and the prophets. Let them listen to them.'
"You search the Scriptures, because you think that in them you have eternal life; and these are they which testify about me.
Now these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of the mind, examining the Scriptures daily to see whether these things were so.
that you abstain from things sacrificed to idols, from blood, from things strangled, and from sexual immorality, from which if you keep yourselves, it will be well with you. Farewell."
However, if you fulfill the royal law, according to the Scripture, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself," you do well.
3 John 1:6
They have testified about your love before the assembly. You will do well to send them forward on their journey in a way worthy of God,
Your word is a lamp to my feet, and a light for my path.
For the commandment is a lamp, and the law is light. Reproofs of instruction are the way of life,
The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light. Those who lived in the land of the shadow of death, on them the light has shined.
"Arise, shine; for your light is come, and the glory of Yahweh is risen on you.
the people who sat in darkness saw a great light, to those who sat in the region and shadow of death, to them light has dawned."
because of the tender mercy of our God, whereby the dawn from on high will visit us,
The same came as a witness, that he might testify about the light, that all might believe through him.
He was the burning and shining lamp, and you were willing to rejoice for a while in his light.
Again, therefore, Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world. He who follows me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the light of life."
Therefore don't be partakers with them.
"Speak to Aaron, and tell him, 'When you light the lamps, the seven lamps shall give light in front of the lampstand.'"
But the path of the righteous is like the dawning light, that shines more and more until the perfect day.
Haven't I written to you thirty excellent things of counsel and knowledge,
and I will give him the morning star.