Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
It is impossible for the world to hate you, but it does hate me for testifying that its ways are wrong.
If the world hates you, remember that it hated me first.
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.
They do not belong to the world any more than I belong to the world.
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.