Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

General references

Bible References

World

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.

But

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.

Because

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.

General references

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.