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:
But Abraham says, 'They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.'
Ye search the Scriptures; because in them ye think ye have eternal life; and these are they that testify concerning Me;
And these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, examining the Scriptures daily, whether these things were so.
that ye abstain from idol-sacrifices, and from blood, and from things strangled, and from fornication; from which keeping yourselves, ye shall do well. Fare ye well."
If, however, ye fulfill the royal law according to the Scripture, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself," ye do well;
3 John 1:6
who testified to your love before the assembly; whom sending forward worthily of God, you will do well;
The people that were sitting in darkness saw a great Light; and to those sitting in a region and shadow of death Light arose."
because of the tender compassions of the mercy of our God, wherein the day-spring from on high shall visit us,
The same came for a testimony, that he might testify concerning the Light, that all might believe through him.
He was a lamp that was burning and shining; and ye were willing for a season to rejoice in his light.
Again, therefore, Jesus spake to them, saying, "I am the Light of the world: he that follows Me shall not walk in the darkness, but shall have the Light of life."
Do not, therefore, become partakers with them;
and I will give him the morning star.