Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

If ye were of the world, the world would love his own: but because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hateth you.

Were of the world

Bible References

Were of the world

Luke 6:32
If you have love for those who have love for you, what credit is it to you? for even sinners have love for those who have love for them.
1 John 4:4
You are of God, my little children, and you have overcome them because he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

General references

1 Samuel 8:20
So that we may be like the other nations, and so that our king may be our judge and go out before us to war.
Proverbs 29:27
An evil man is disgusting to the upright, and he who is upright is disgusting to evil-doers.
Luke 12:52
For from this time, a family of five in one house will be on opposite sides, three against two and two against three.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain