to open their eyes and to turn them from darkness to light and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins and inheritance among those who are sanctified by the faith that is in me.
And now, brethren, I commend you to God and to the word of his grace, which is powerful to build you up and to give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified.
But ye are the chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, an acquired people, that ye should show forth the virtues of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvellous light.
Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf shall be unstopped.
that thou might open the eyes of the blind, that thou might bring out the prisoners from the prison and those that sit in darkness out of the prison house.
and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
Then Peter said unto them, Repent and be baptized each one of you into the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
For in another time ye were darkness, but now ye are light in the Lord: walk as children of light;
God has exalted him with his right hand as Prince and Saviour, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.
For the God, who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, has shined in our hearts to bring forth the light of the knowledge of the clarity of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
illuminating the eyes of your understanding, that ye may know what is the hope of his calling and what are the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints
testifying both to the Jews and also to the Gentiles, repentance toward God and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.
Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.
The LORD opens the eyes of the blind; the LORD raises those that are bowed down; the LORD loves the righteous:
The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light; those that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them has the light shined.
And in that day the deaf shall hear the words of the book, and the eyes of the blind shall see in the midst of darkness, and of gross darkness.
And the eyes of those that see shall not be dim, and the ears of those that hear shall hearken.
And I will bring the blind by a way that they knew not; I will cause them to walk in paths that they have not known; I will make darkness light before them and crooked things straight. These things will I do unto them and not forsake them.
And he said, It is a light thing that thou should be my slave to wake up the tribes of Jacob and to restore the desolations of Israel; I have also given thee for a light to the Gentiles that thou may be my saving health unto the end of the earth.
Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the lawful captive delivered?
He was taken from prison and from judgment; and who shall count his generation? for he was cut off out of the land of the living; for the rebellion of my people he was smitten.
Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee.
But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness be born, and in his wings he shall bring saving health; and ye shall go forth and jump like calves of the herd.
the people who sat in darkness saw great light, and to those who sat in the region and shadow of death, light is sprung up.
The lamp of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye is sincere, thy whole body shall be full of light.
giving knowledge of saving health unto his people for the remission of their sins
to give light to those that dwell in darkness and in the shadow of death, to direct our feet into the way of peace.
The Spirit of the Lord is upon me because he has anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he has sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those that are broken,
When an armed strong man keeps his palace, his goods are in peace;
In him was life, and the life was the light of men.
And this is the condemnation, that the light is come into the world, and men loved darkness more than the light because their deeds were evil.
Jesus answered and said unto her, If thou knewest the gift of God and who it is that saith to thee, Give me to drink, thou wouldest have asked of him, and he would have given thee living water.
but whosoever drinks of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst, but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a fountain of water springing up into eternal life.
He that believes in me, as the scripture has said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water.
Then Jesus spoke again unto them, saying, I AM the light of the world; he that follows me shall not walk in darkness but shall have the light of life.
And Jesus said, For judgment I have come into this world, that those who do not see might see and that those who see might be blinded.
Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while is the Light with you. Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you; for he that walks in darkness does not know where he goes.
Repent ye therefore and be converted that your sins may be blotted out, for the times of refreshing of the presence of the Lord are come;
Then Ananias went and entered into the house; and putting his hands on him said, Brother Saul, the Lord Jesus who appeared unto thee in the way as thou didst come, has sent me, that thou might receive thy sight and be filled with the Holy Spirit.
Unto him all the prophets give witness, that whosoever believes in him shall receive remission of sins through his name.
Be it known unto you, therefore, men and brethren, that through this one is preached unto you the remission of sins;
For so has the Lord commanded us, saying, I have set thee to be a light of the Gentiles that thou should be for saving health unto the ends of the earth.
that the Christ should suffer and that he should be the first that should rise from the dead and should show light unto this people and to the Gentiles.
Even as David also describes the blessedness of the man unto whom God doth attribute righteousness without works,
Justified therefore by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus, the Christ,
and if sons, also heirs certainly of God and joint-heirs with Christ, if so be that we suffer with him that we may be also glorified together with him.
unto the congregation of God which is at Corinth, to those that are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be holy, with all that in every place call upon the name of Jesus Christ our Lord, both theirs and ours:
But of him ye are reborn in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom and righteousness and sanctification and redemption,
nor thieves nor covetous nor drunkards nor revilers nor extortioners shall inherit the kingdom of God.
In whom the god of this age has blinded the understanding of those who do not believe, that the light of the gospel of the glory of the Christ, who is the image of God, should not shine in them.
Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers, for what fellowship does righteousness have with unrighteousness? and what communion does light have with darkness?
I am crucified with Christ; nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ lives in me, and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
This only would I learn of you, Did ye receive the Spirit by the works of the law or by the obedient ear of faith?
That the blessing of Abraham might come on the Gentiles through Jesus Christ, that we might receive the promise of the Spirit through faith.
in whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins according to the riches of his grace,
in him in whom likewise we have obtained an inheritance, having had the way marked out beforehand according to the purpose of him who works all things after the counsel of his own will,
which is the earnest of our inheritance unto the redemption of the purchased possession, unto the praise of his glory.
For by grace are ye saved through faith and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God,
having the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God through the ignorance that is in them because of the blindness of their heart,
Therefore he saith, Awake thou that sleepest and arise from the dead, and the Christ shall shine upon thee.
giving thanks unto the Father, who has made us worthy to participate in the inheritance of the saints in light,
But ye, brethren, are not in darkness, that that day should take you as a thief.
and that they may become converted out of the snare of the devil, in which they are captive to do his will.
not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration and renewing of the Holy Spirit,
Forasmuch then as the children are partakers of flesh and blood, he also himself likewise took part of the same, that through death he might destroy him that had the empire of death, that is, the devil,
And for this cause he is the mediator of the new testament, so that death intervening for the redemption of the rebellions that took place under the first testament, those who are called might receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.
In this will, we are sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus, the Christ, once for all.
For by one offering he has perfected for ever those that are sanctified.
But without faith it is impossible to please God; for he that comes to God must believe that he is and that he is a rewarder of those that diligently seek him.
Hearken, my beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the poor of this world that they might be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those that love him?
unto the incorruptible inheritance that cannot be defiled and that does not fade away, conserved in the heavens for you,
For ye were as sheep that had gone astray, but are now converted unto the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Again, a new commandment I write unto you, which is the truth in him and in you, because the darkness is past, and the true light now shines.
I write unto you, little children, that your sins are forgiven you for his name's sake.
He that commits sin is of the devil; for the devil sins from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God appeared, that he might undo the works of the devil.
Jude, slave of Jesus Christ, and brother of James, to those that are called, sanctified in God the Father, and preserved in Jesus Christ:
And he laid hold on the dragon, the serpent of old, which is the Devil and Satan and bound him a thousand years