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 the declarations which thou gavest to me I have delivered to them; and they have received them, and have known assuredly that I came out from thee, and they have believed that thou hast sent me.

The world

John 7:7
The world cannot hate you, but me it hateth, because I testify of it, that its deeds are evil.
John 15:18
If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before you.
Matthew 10:24
The disciple is not superior to his teacher, nor the servant above his master.
1 Peter 4:4
wherein they think it a strange thing, that you are not running with them into the same gulph of profligacy, spreading every scandalous report of you:
1 John 3:12
Not as Cain, who was of the wicked one, and slew his brother: and wherefore did he slay him? Because his own works were wicked, and those of his brother righteous.


John 17:16
They are not of the world, just as I am not of the world.
John 8:23
And he said to them, Ye are from those beneath; I am from those above: ye are of this world; I am not of this world.
1 John 4:5
They are of the world, therefore speak they as of the world, and the world heareth them.
1 John 5:19
We know that we are of God, and the whole world is under the power of that wicked one.