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For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light:

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Ye were

Ephesians 2:11
Wherefore remember that ye were formerly Gentiles in the flesh, called uncircumcision by that which is called circumcision made by hands in the flesh;
Ephesians 4:18
in the vanity of their mind, darkened in their understanding, and alienated from the life of God, through the ignorance that is in them, by reason of the hardness of their heart:
Ephesians 6:12
For our conflict is not with flesh and blood only, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the world and of the darkness of this age, against wicked spirits in heavenly places.
Matthew 4:16
about Jordan, Galilee of the gentiles, the people that sat in darkness, saw a great light, and to them, who sat in the region and shadow of death, light is sprung up."
Luke 1:79
to enlighten them that sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to direct our feet into the way of peace."
Acts 17:30
Wherefore though God overlooked the times of this ignorance, He now requireth all men every where to repent.
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.
Romans 1:21
so that they are inexcusable; because having thus known God they glorified Him not as God, neither were they thankful; but were infatuated by their own reasonings, and their heart being void of understanding was darkened.
Romans 2:19
and art persuaded that thou art a guide of the blind,
2 Corinthians 6:14
Be not unsuitably connected with infidels: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? or what communion hath light with darkness?
Colossians 1:13
who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath transferred us into the kingdom of his beloved Son:
Titus 3:3
For we also were formerly foolish, disobedient, going astray, enslaved to various disorderly appetites and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should declare the glories of Him, who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:
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.

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1 Thessalonians 5:5
ye are all children of the light, and of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness.