Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.
Now go, write it down on a tablet in their presence, inscribe it on a scroll, so that it might be preserved for a future time as an enduring witness.
The law of the Lord is perfect and preserves one's life. The rules set down by the Lord are reliable and impart wisdom to the inexperienced.
Your instructions are a doorway through which light shines. They give insight to the untrained.
Your wise men will be put to shame. They will be dumbfounded and be brought to judgment. Since they have rejected the word of the Lord, what wisdom do they really have?
Therefore night will fall, and you will receive no visions; it will grow dark, and you will no longer be able to read the omens. The sun will set on these prophets, and the daylight will turn to darkness over their heads.
But if your eye is diseased, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light in you is darkness, how great is the darkness!
Jesus answered them, "You are deceived, because you don't know the scriptures or the power of God.
They worship me in vain, teaching as doctrine the commandments of men.'
Although they claimed to be wise, they became fools
2 Peter 1:9
But concerning the one who lacks such things -- he is blind. That is to say, he is nearsighted, since he has forgotten about the cleansing of his past sins.
But the path of the righteous is like the bright morning light, growing brighter and brighter until full day.
So let us acknowledge him! Let us seek to acknowledge the Lord! He will come to our rescue as certainly as the appearance of the dawn, as certainly as the winter rain comes, as certainly as the spring rain that waters the land."
But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication will rise with healing wings, and you will skip about like calves released from the stall.
2 Peter 1:19
Moreover, we possess the prophetic word as an altogether reliable thing. You do well if you pay attention to this as you would to a light shining in a murky place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.
"Speak to Aaron and tell him, 'When you set up the lamps, the seven lamps are to give light in front of the lampstand.'"
I will remove the sorcery that you practice, and you will no longer have omen readers living among you.
because John had repeatedly told him, "It is not lawful for you to have her."
He said to him, "What is written in the law? How do you understand it?"