Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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.


Bible References


John 17:8
for I have given them the truths that you gave me, and they have accepted them and been convinced that I came from you, and they believe that you sent me.

The world

John 7:7
It is impossible for the world to hate you, but it does hate me for testifying that its ways are wrong.
John 15:18
If the world hates you, remember that it hated me first.
Matthew 10:24
A pupil is not better than his teacher, nor a slave better than his master.
1 Peter 4:4
They are amazed that you no longer join them in plunging into the flood of dissipation, and they abuse you for it;
1 John 3:12
We must not be like Cain who was a child of the evil one, and butchered his brother. And why did he butcher him? Because his own actions were wicked and his brother's upright.


John 17:16
They do not belong to the world any more than I belong to the world.
John 8:23
He said to them, "You are from below; I am from above. You belong to this world; I do not belong to this world.
1 John 4:5
They are children of the world; that is why they speak as the world directs, and the world listens to them.
1 John 5:19
We know that we are children of God, while the whole world is under the power of the evil one.