Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


In the dark they dig through houses, which they had marked for themselves in the daytime: they know not the light.

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Bible References

In the dark

Exodus 22:2
If the thief is caught while breaking in and is struck so that he dies, there will be no bloodguiltiness on his account.
Ezekiel 12:5
Dig a hole through the wall in their sight and go out through it.
Matthew 24:43
But be sure of this, that if the head of the house had known at what time of the night the thief was coming, he would have been on the alert and would not have allowed his house to be broken into.

They know

Job 24:13
Others have been with those who rebel against the light;
They do not want to know its ways
Nor abide in its paths.
Job 38:12
“Have you ever in your life commanded the morning,
And caused the dawn to know its place,
John 3:20
For everyone who does evil hates the Light, and does not come to the Light for fear that his deeds will be exposed.
Ephesians 5:11
Do not participate in the unfruitful deeds of darkness, but instead even expose them;

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Psalm 104:22
When the sun rises they withdraw
And lie down in their dens.
John 1:5
The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it.