Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness!

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Matthew 20:15
Is it not lawful for me to do what I will with my own? Or is your eye evil, because I am good?'
Mark 7:22
covetings, wickednesses, deceit, wantonness, an evil eye, blasphemy, pride, foolishness:
Ephesians 4:18
being darkened in their understanding, alienated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, because of the hardness of their hearts;
Ephesians 5:8
for ye were once darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord; walk as children of light
1 John 2:11
But he that hates his brother is in the darkness, and walks in the darkness, and knows not where he is going, because the darkness blinded his eyes.


Matthew 23:16
"Woe to you, blind guides, who say, 'Whosoever swears by the temple, it is nothing; but whosoever swears by the gold of the temple, he is a debtor!'
Luke 8:10
And He said, "To you it has been given to know the mysteries of the Kingdom of God; but to the rest in parables; that, seeing, they may not see, and, hearing, they may not understand.
John 9:39
And Jesus said, "For judgment came I into the world; that those who see not may see, and that those who see may become blind."
Romans 1:22
Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,
Romans 2:17
But, if you are called a Jew, and are resting upon the law, and are boasting in God,
1 Corinthians 1:18
For the word of the cross is to those who are perishing, foolishness; but to those who are being saved, it is the power of God.
1 Corinthians 2:14
But a natural man receives not the things of the Spirit of God; for they are foolishness to him; and he cannot know them, because they are spiritually judged.
1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one deceive himself. If any one among you thinks that he is wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may become wise.
Revelation 3:17
Because you say, 'I am rich, and have gotten riches, and have need of nothing'; and do not know that you are the wretched one, and pitiable, and poor, and blind, and naked!

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Romans 1:22
Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,