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.
And He, answering, said to them, "An evil and adulterous generation is seeking after a sign; and no sign shall be given to it, except the sign of Jonah the prophet.
An evil and adulterous generation is seeking after a sign; and no sign will be given to it, except the sign of Jonah the prophet." And, leaving them, He departed.
The world cannot hate you; but Me it hates, because I testify concerning it, that its works are evil.
If ye were of the world, the world would love its own; but because ye are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, on this account the world hates you.
I have given them Thy word, and the world 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, nor the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him;
because the mind of the flesh is enmity against God; for it is not subject to the law of God, neither, indeed, can it be;
For am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I seeking to please men? If still I were pleasing men, I should not be Christ's servant.
But, these my enemies, who did not wish me to be king over them, bring hither, and slay them before me.'"
He who hates Me hates My Father also.
For if, while we were enemies, we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son; much more, having been reconciled, shall we be saved by His life;
If the world hates you, ye know that it has hated Me before it hated you.