Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.

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Bible References

Which sat in darkness

Psalm 107:10
[Those who] sat in darkness and gloom, prisoners of misery and iron--
Isaiah 42:6
"I [am] Yahweh; I have called you in righteousness, and I have grasped your hand and watched over you; and I have given you as a covenant of [the] people, as a light of [the] nations,
Isaiah 60:1
"Arise, shine! For your light has come, and the glory of Yahweh has risen on you.
Micah 7:8
You should not rejoice over me, O my enemy! When I fall I will stand up; when I sit in darkness Yahweh [will be] a light for me.
Luke 1:78
because of the merciful compassion of our God by which the dawn will visit to help us from on high,
Luke 2:32
a light for revelation to the Gentiles, and glory to your people Israel."


Job 3:5
Let darkness and deep shadow claim it; let clouds settle on it; let them terrify it [with the] blackness of day.
Job 10:22
to [the] land of darkness, like [the] darkness of a deep shadow and {chaos}, so that it shines forth like darkness.'"
Job 34:22
There is no darkness, and there is no deep shadow where instigators of mischief might hide themselves.
Psalm 44:19
But you have crushed us in a place of jackals, and have covered us with deep shadow.
Jeremiah 13:16
Give glory to Yahweh your God {before} he brings darkness, and {before} your feet stumble on the mountains at twilight. And you will hope for light, but he makes it as gloom, he makes [it] as thick darkness.
Amos 5:8
The one who made the Pleiades and Orion and who turns deep darkness into the morning and darkens day [into] night, the one who calls for the waters of the sea and pours them out on the surface of the earth, Yahweh [is] his name!

General references

Genesis 49:21
Naphtali [is] a doe running free that puts forth beautiful words.