Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the city had no need of the sun, neither of the moon, to shine in it: for the glory of God did lighten it, and the Lamb is the light thereof.

Bible References

The city

Revelation 21:11
The city possesses the glory of God; its brilliance is like a precious jewel, like a stone of crystal-clear jasper.
Revelation 22:5
Night will be no more, and they will not need the light of a lamp or the light of the sun, because the Lord God will shine on them, and they will reign forever and ever.
Isaiah 24:23
The full moon will be covered up, the bright sun will be darkened; for the Lord who commands armies will rule on Mount Zion in Jerusalem in the presence of his assembly, in majestic splendor.
Isaiah 60:19
The sun will no longer supply light for you by day, nor will the moon's brightness shine on you; the Lord will be your permanent source of light -- the splendor of your God will shine upon you.

For

Revelation 21:11
The city possesses the glory of God; its brilliance is like a precious jewel, like a stone of crystal-clear jasper.
Revelation 18:1
After these things I saw another angel, who possessed great authority, coming down out of heaven, and the earth was lit up by his radiance.
Isaiah 2:10
Go up into the rocky cliffs, hide in the ground. Get away from the dreadful judgment of the Lord, from his royal splendor!
Habakkuk 3:3
God comes from Teman, the sovereign one from Mount Paran. Selah. His splendor covers the skies, his glory fills the earth.
Matthew 16:27
For the Son of Man will come with his angels in the glory of his Father, and then he will reward each person according to what he has done.
Mark 8:38
For if anyone is ashamed of me and my words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when he comes in the glory of his Father with the holy angels."
John 17:24
"Father, I want those you have given me to be with me where I am, so that they can see my glory that you gave me because you loved me before the creation of the world.
Acts 22:11
Since I could not see because of the brilliance of that light, I came to Damascus led by the hand of those who were with me.

The lamb

Luke 2:32
a light, for revelation to the Gentiles, and for glory to your people Israel."
John 1:4
In him was life, and the life was the light of mankind.
John 5:23
so that all people will honor the Son just as they honor the Father. The one who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent him.

General references

Exodus 33:18
And Moses said, "Show me your glory."
Proverbs 4:18
But the path of the righteous is like the bright morning light, growing brighter and brighter until full day.
1 Corinthians 13:10
but when what is perfect comes, the partial will be set aside.

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible