Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And art confident that thou thyself art a guide of the blind, a light of them which are in darkness,
Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
Woe unto those that are wise in their own eyes and prudent in their own sight!
His watchmen are blind: they are all ignorant; they are all dumb dogs; they cannot bark; sleeping, lying down, they love to slumber.
But if thine eye is evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If, therefore, the light that is in thee is darkness, how great is that darkness!
Let them alone; they are blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into a pit.
Woe unto you, ye blind guides, who say, Whosoever shall swear by the temple, it is nothing; but whosoever shall swear by the gold of the temple, he is a debtor!
Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.
The officers answered, Never has anyone spoken like this man.
They answered and said unto him, Thou wast altogether born in sins, and dost thou teach us? And they cast him out.
1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one deceive himself. If any one among you seems to be wise in this age, let them become a fool that they may be wise.
1 Corinthians 4:10
We are fools for Christ's sake, but ye are prudent in Christ; we are weak, but ye are strong; ye are honourable, but we are despised.
1 Corinthians 8:1
Now as concerning things offered unto idols, we know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but charity edifies.
Because thou sayest, I am rich and increased with goods and have need of nothing and knowest not that thou art wretched and miserable and poor and blind and naked,
And he said, It is a light thing that thou should be my slave to wake up the tribes of Jacob and to restore the desolations of Israel; I have also given thee for a light to the Gentiles that thou may be my saving health unto the end of the earth.
the people who sat in darkness saw great light, and to those who sat in the region and shadow of death, light is sprung up.
Ye are the light of the world. A city set upon a mountain cannot be hid.
to give light to those that dwell in darkness and in the shadow of death, to direct our feet into the way of peace.
to open their eyes and to turn them from darkness to light and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins and inheritance among those who are sanctified by the faith that is in me.
that ye may be blameless and innocent, children of God without rebuke in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world,
Take heed therefore if the light which is in thee is darkness.