Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God.
But he answered and said unto them, A wicked and adulterous generation seeketh a sign; and no sign shall be given it, but the sign of Jonah the prophet:
A wicked and adulterous generation seeketh a sign; and no sign shall be given to it, but the sign of the prophet Jonah. And he left them, and departed.
The world cannot hate you, but me it hateth, because I testify of it, that its deeds are evil.
If ye were of the world, the world would love its own: but because ye are not of the world, but I have elected you out of the world, for this very cause the world hateth you.
I have given them thy word and the world hath hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.
1 John 2:15
Love not the world, neither the things which are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.
Because the propensity of the flesh is inimical against God: for it is not in subjection to the law of God, neither indeed can it be.
For do I now use persuasions from men, or from God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ.
But as for these enemies of mine, who would not that I should reign over them, bring them hither, and slay them before me.
He that hateth me hateth my Father also.
For if, being enemies, we have been reconciled to God by the death of his son, much more, having been reconciled, shall we be saved by his life.
If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before you.