Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life:
The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.
You through your commandments have made me wiser than my enemies: for they are ever with me.
To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.
2 Peter 1:19
We have also a more sure word of prophecy; to which you do well that you take heed, as unto a light that shines in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the day star arise in your hearts:
Remember therefore from where you are fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will come unto you quickly, and will remove your lampstand out of its place, except you repent.
And say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;
The ear that hears the reproof of life abides among the wise.
The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself brings his mother to shame.
You shall not hate your brother in your heart: you shall surely rebuke your neighbor, and not bear sin because of him.
Let the righteous strike me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove me; it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not break my head: for yet my prayer also shall be against their evil.
She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her: and happy is everyone that retains her.
He taught me also, and said unto me, Let your heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live.
The way of life leads above to the wise, that he may depart from sheol beneath.
And unto this people you shall say, Thus says the LORD; Behold, I set before you the way of life, and the way of death.
Discretion shall preserve you, understanding shall keep you: