Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.

General references

Bible References

Night

Song of Songs 2:17
Until the day shall breathe and the shadows fled away, turn, thou, it being likened to thee, my beloved, to the roe, or to the fawn of the hind upon the mountains of section.
1 John 2:8
Again, I write a new command to you, which is true in him and in you: for the darkness is passed away, and the true light already shines.

Cast

Isaiah 2:20
In that day man shall cast the nothings of his silver and the nothings of his gold which they made for him to worship, to the digging of moles and to bats.
Isaiah 30:22
And defile ye the thin covering of the carved images of thy silver, and the overlaying of the molten things of thy gold: thou shalt scatter them as a menstruous cloth, thou shalt say to it, Go forth.
Ezekiel 18:31
Cast away from you all your transgressions which ye transgressed against me, and make to you a new heart and a new spirit: and wherefore will ye die, O house of Israel?
Ephesians 4:22
For you to put away according to the former mode of life the old man, corrupted according to the eager desires of deceit;
Colossians 3:8
And now ye also put them all away; anger, wrath, badness, slander, shameful language out of your mouth.
James 1:21
Wherefore having put away all sordid avarice, and excess of wickedness, in meekness receive the implanted word, able to save your souls.
1 Peter 2:1
Therefore setting aside all wickedness, and all artifice, and dissimulation; and envies, and all calumnies,

Works

Job 24:14
The murderer will rise by light; he will kill the poor and needy; and in the night he will be as a thief.
John 3:19
And this is the judgment, that light has come into the world, and men rather loved darkness than light, for their works were evil.
Ephesians 5:11
And participate not with the unfruitful works of darkness, and rather also confute.
1 Thessalonians 5:5
Ye are all sons of light, and sons of day: we are not of night, nor of darkness.
1 John 1:5
And this is the message which we have heard from him, and we announce to you, that God is light, and no darkness is in him.
1 John 2:8
Again, I write a new command to you, which is true in him and in you: for the darkness is passed away, and the true light already shines.

General references

Mark 13:33
See, watch and pray: for ye know not when the time is.