Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.

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There ariseth

Psalm 37:6
making your righteousness shine like the dawn,
your justice like the noonday.
Psalm 97:11
Light dawns for the righteous,
gladness for the upright in heart.
Job 11:17
Your life will be brighter than noonday;
its darkness will be like the morning.
Isaiah 50:10
Who among you fears the Lord,
listening to the voice of His Servant?
Who among you walks in darkness,
and has no light?
Let him trust in the name of Yahweh;
let him lean on his God.
Isaiah 58:10
and if you offer yourself to the hungry,
and satisfy the afflicted one,
then your light will shine in the darkness,
and your night will be like noonday.
Micah 7:8
Do not rejoice over me, my enemy!
Though I have fallen, I will stand up;
though I sit in darkness,
the Lord will be my light.
Malachi 4:2
But for you who fear My name, the sun of righteousness will rise with healing in its wings, and you will go out and playfully jump like calves from the stall.
John 12:46
I have come as a light into the world, so that everyone who believes in Me would not remain in darkness.

He is gracious

Psalm 106:1
Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good;
His faithful love endures forever.
Luke 6:36
Be merciful, just as your Father also is merciful.
2 Corinthians 8:8
I am not saying this as a command. Rather, by means of the diligence of others, I am testing the genuineness of your love.
Ephesians 4:32
And be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving one another, just as God also forgave you in Christ.
Ephesians 5:1
Therefore, be imitators of God, as dearly loved children.
Colossians 3:12
Therefore, God’s chosen ones, holy and loved, put on heartfelt compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience,


Titus 2:11
For the grace of God has appeared with salvation for all people,
1 John 2:29
If you know that He is righteous, you know this as well: Everyone who does what is right has been born of Him.

1 John 3:7
Little children, let no one deceive you! The one who does what is right is righteous, just as He is righteous.

General references

Proverbs 2:21
For the upright will inhabit the land,
and those of integrity will remain in it;

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