Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

No man, when he hath lighted a candle, putteth it in a secret place, neither under a bushel, but on a candlestick, that they which come in may see the light.

A bushel

Bible References

When

Luke 8:16
No one when they have lighted a lamp cover it with a vessel or put it under a bed, but set it on a lampstand, that those who enter in may see the light.
Matthew 5:15
Neither do men light a lamp and put it under a bushel, but on the lampstand, and it gives light unto all that are in the house.
Mark 4:21
And he also said unto them, Is the lamp brought to be put under the bushel or under the bed? and not to be set in the lampstand?

A bushel

Matthew 5:15
Neither do men light a lamp and put it under a bushel, but on the lampstand, and it gives light unto all that are in the house.

May see

Matthew 5:16
Let your light so shine before men that they may see your good works and glorify your Father who is in the heavens.
Matthew 10:27
What I tell you in darkness, that speak ye in light, and what ye hear in the ear, that preach ye from the housetops.
John 11:9
Jesus answered, Are there not twelve hours in the day? If anyone walks in the day, he does not stumble because he sees the light of this world.
John 12:46
I am come as a light into the world that whosoever believes in me should not abide in darkness.
Philippians 2:15
that ye may be blameless and innocent, children of God without rebuke in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world,