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 does hate Me because I testify about it—that its deeds are evil.
1 Kings 22:8
The king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “There is still one man who can ask Yahweh, but I hate him because he never prophesies good about me, but only disaster. He is Micaiah son of Imlah.”

“The king shouldn’t say that!” Jehoshaphat replied.
Job 24:13
The wicked are those who rebel against the light.
They do not recognize its ways
or stay on its paths.
Psalm 50:17
You hate instruction
and turn your back on My words.
Proverbs 1:29
Because they hated knowledge,
didn’t choose to fear the Lord,
Proverbs 4:18
The path of the righteous is like the light of dawn,
shining brighter and brighter until midday.
Proverbs 5:12
and you will say, “How I hated discipline,
and how my heart despised correction.
Proverbs 15:12
A mocker doesn’t love one who corrects him;
he will not consult the wise.
Amos 5:10
They hate the one who convicts the guilty
at the city gate
and despise the one who speaks with integrity.
Luke 11:45
One of the experts in the law answered Him, “Teacher, when You say these things You insult us too.”
James 1:23
Because if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man looking at his own face in a mirror.


Ephesians 5:12
For it is shameful even to mention what is done by them in secret.

General references

Leviticus 11:16
the ostrich,
the short-eared owl, the gull,
any kind of hawk,
Psalm 104:22
The sun rises; they go back
and lie down in their dens.
Matthew 9:34
But the Pharisees said, “He drives out demons by the ruler of the demons!”
Matthew 13:13
For this reason I speak to them in parables, because looking they do not see, and hearing they do not listen or understand.
Matthew 24:39
They didn’t know until the flood came and swept them all away. So this is the way the coming of the Son of Man will be:
John 1:5
That light shines in the darkness,
yet the darkness did not overcome it.
John 8:45
Yet because I tell the truth, you do not believe Me.
John 15:18
“If the world hates you, understand that it hated Me before it hated you.
John 16:9
About sin, because they do not believe in Me;

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