Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
In Him was life, and the life was the Light of men.
Then Jesus again spoke to them, saying,
“ I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light of life.”
And Jesus said,
“ For judgment I came into this world, so that those who do not see may see, and that those who see may become blind.”
If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin, but now they have no excuse for their sin.
Then He began to denounce the cities in which most of His
miracles were done, because they did not repent.
‘ Even the dust of your city which clings to our feet we wipe off in protest against you; yet be sure of this, that the kingdom of God has come near.’
And that slave who knew his master’s will and did not get ready or act in accord with his will, will receive many lashes,
and although they know the ordinance of God, that those who practice such things are worthy of
death, they not only do the same, but also give hearty approval to those who practice them.
2 Corinthians 2:15
For we are a
fragrance of Christ to God among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing;
2 Thessalonians 2:12
in order that they all may be
judged who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in wickedness.
Take care, brethren, that there not be in any one of you an evil, unbelieving heart that falls away from the living God.
and the ostrich and the owl and the sea gull and the hawk in its kind,
Therefore I speak to them in parables; because while seeing they do not see, and while hearing they do not hear, nor do they understand.
But it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in the judgment than for you.
For I tell you, none of those men who were invited shall taste of my dinner.’”
The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it.
But because I speak the truth, you do not believe Me.
concerning sin, because they do not believe in Me;