Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.


Bible References


John 7:7
The world cannot hate you, but it hates me because I testify about its deeds, that they are evil.
Luke 11:45
Then one of the teachers of the law of Moses answered Jesus, saying, "Teacher, you insulted us too by saying this."
James 1:23
For if anyone is [only] a listener to the word and does not practice it, he is like a person who sees his natural face in a mirror,


Ephesians 5:12
For it is shameful even to talk about the things they do in private.

General references

Matthew 9:34
But the Pharisees said, "He is driving out evil spirits by [the power of] the chief of evil spirits."
Matthew 13:13
Therefore, I am speaking to them with parables because [although] they can see, they [really] do not perceive, and [although] they can hear, they [really] do not comprehend, and so they [utterly] fail to understand [what I am trying to get across].
Matthew 24:39
And the people [i.e., of Noah's day] did not know [when it would happen] until the Flood came and swept them all away. It will be the same way when the presence of the Son of man [arrives].
John 1:5
And [His] light continued to shine, [even] in the darkness [of the world], and that darkness did not overcome Him [or, did not fully understand Him].
John 8:45
But because I tell [you] the truth, you do not believe me.
John 15:18
"If the world hates you, then know that it has [already] hated me, [even] before it hated you.
John 16:9
[The world will be proven guilty] of sin for not believing in me.