Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That thou mayest say to the prisoners, Go forth; to them that are in darkness, Shew yourselves. They shall feed in the ways, and their pastures shall be in all high places.
They shall feed
to open blind eyes, to release prisoners from dungeons, those who live in darkness from prisons.
The spirit of the sovereign Lord is upon me, because the Lord has chosen me. He has commissioned me to encourage the poor, to help the brokenhearted, to decree the release of captives, and the freeing of prisoners,
For the Lord listens to the needy; he does not despise his captive people.
in order to hear the painful cries of the prisoners, and to set free those condemned to die,
They sat in utter darkness, bound in painful iron chains,
vindicates the oppressed, and gives food to the hungry. The Lord releases the imprisoned.
Moreover, as for you, because of our covenant relationship secured with blood, I will release your prisoners from the waterless pit.
"The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives and the regaining of sight to the blind, to set free those who are oppressed,
He delivered us from the power of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of the Son he loves,
1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people of his own, so that you may proclaim the virtues of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
The people walking in darkness see a bright light; light shines on those who live in a land of deep darkness.
I will lead the blind along an unfamiliar way; I will guide them down paths they have never traveled. I will turn the darkness in front of them into light, and level out the rough ground. This is what I will do for them. I will not abandon them.
"Arise! Shine! For your light arrives! The splendor of the Lord shines on you!
to give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace."
Then Jesus spoke out again, "I am the light of the world. The one who follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
to open their eyes so that they turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'
2 Corinthians 4:4
among whom the god of this age has blinded the minds of those who do not believe so they would not see the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God.
for you were at one time darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of the light --
1 Thessalonians 5:5
For you all are sons of the light and sons of the day. We are not of the night nor of the darkness.
They shall feed
Lambs will graze as if in their pastures, amid the ruins the rich sojourners will graze.
"Hey, all who are thirsty, come to the water! You who have no money, come! Buy and eat! Come! Buy wine and milk without money and without cost!
So this is what the sovereign Lord says: "Look, my servants will eat, but you will be hungry! Look, my servants will drink, but you will be thirsty! Look, my servants will rejoice, but you will be humiliated!
Let the oppressed eat and be filled! Let those who seek his help praise the Lord! May you live forever!
A psalm of David. The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.
I will bring them out from among the peoples and gather them from foreign countries; I will bring them to their own land. I will feed them on the mountains of Israel, by the streams and all the inhabited places of the land.
On that day the mountains will drip with sweet wine, and the hills will flow with milk. All the dry stream beds of Judah will flow with water. A spring will flow out from the temple of the Lord, watering the Valley of Acacia Trees.
Jesus said to them, "I tell you the solemn truth, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you have no life in yourselves.
I am the door. If anyone enters through me, he will be saved, and will come in and go out, and find pasture.
He enabled him to travel over the high terrain of the land, and he ate of the produce of the fields. He provided honey for him from the cliffs, and olive oil from the hardest of rocks,
I will make streams flow down the slopes and produce springs in the middle of the valleys. I will turn the desert into a pool of water and the arid land into springs.