Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.
The world cannot hate you, but it hates me because I testify about it, that its works are evil.
1 Kings 22:8
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, there is yet one man by whom we may inquire of LORD, Micaiah the son of Imlah, but I hate him, for he does not prophesy good concerning me, but evil. And Jehoshaphat said, Let not the kin
These are of those who rebel against the light. They do not know the ways of it, nor abide in the paths of it.
since thou hate instruction, and cast my words behind thee?
because they hated knowledge, and did not choose the fear of LORD.
But the path of the righteous is as the dawning light, that shines more and more to the perfect day.
and say, How I have hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof.
A scoffer does not like to be reproved. He will not go to the wise.
They hate him who reproves in the gate, and they abhor him who speaks uprightly.
And having answered, a certain man of the lawyers says to him, Teacher, in saying these things thou rebuke us also.
Because if any man is a hearer of the word and not a doer, this resembles a man observing his natural face in a mirror.
For it is disgusting even to speak of the things happening by them secretly.
and the ostrich, and the night-hawk, and the sea-gull, and the hawk after its kind,
The sun arises; they get away, and lay down in their dens.
But the Pharisees said, By the ruler of the demons he casts out demons.
Because of this I speak to them in parables, because seeing they see not, and hearing they hear not, nor do they understand.
And they knew not until the flood came, and took them all away. So also will be the coming of the Son of man.
And the light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it.
And I, because I speak the truth, ye do not believe me.
If the world hates you, know that it has hated me before you.
About sin because they truly did not believe in me,