Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The world cannot hate you; but me it hateth, because I testify of it, that the works thereof are evil.

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Bible References


John 15:19
If ye were of the world, the world would love its own; but because ye are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, on this account the world hates you.
Luke 6:26
"Woe to you when all men speak well of you; for in this same manner were their fathers wont to do to the false prophets.
James 4:4
Adulteresses! know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? Whosoever, therefore, purposes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
1 John 4:5
They are of the world; for this cause they speak of the world, and the world hears them.


John 15:18
If the world hates you, ye know that it has hated Me before it hated you.
John 17:14
I have given them Thy word, and the world hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.
Romans 8:7
because the mind of the flesh is enmity against God; for it is not subject to the law of God, neither, indeed, can it be;
1 John 3:12
not as Cain who was of the evil one, and slew his brother. And wherefore did he slay him? Because his own works were evil, and his brother's righteous.


John 3:19
And this is the judgment, that the Light hath come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the Light; for their works were evil.
Luke 11:39
But the Lord said to him, "Now ye, the Pharisees, cleanse the outside of the cup and the dish; but your inward part is full of extortion and wickedness.
Acts 5:28
saying, "We strictly charged you not to teach in This Name; and, behold, ye have filled Jerusalem with your teaching! and intend to bring upon us the blood of This Man!"
Acts 7:51
Ye stiffnecked, and uncircumcised in heart and ears! ye do always resist the Holy Spirit; as your fathers did, so do ye.
Galatians 4:16
So, then, have I become your enemy, because I tell you the truth?
Revelation 11:5
And, if anyone wishes to injure them, fire issues out of their mouth, and devours their enemies; and, if anyone wishes to injure them, he must in this manner be slain.

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John 8:45
And, because I speak the truth, ye believe Me not.
John 15:18
If the world hates you, ye know that it has hated Me before it hated you.