Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
“ Arise, shine; for your light has come,
glory of the Lord has risen upon you.
nor does anyone light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all who are in the house.
“Now no one after lighting a lamp covers it over with a container, or puts it under a bed; but he puts it on a lampstand, so that those who come in may see the light.
“ No one, after lighting a lamp, puts it away in a cellar nor under a basket, but on the lampstand, so that those who enter may see the light.
1 Corinthians 12:7
But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit
for the common good.
immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints;
so that you will
prove yourselves to be blameless and innocent, children of God above reproach in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you appear as lights in the world,