“You are the light of the world. A city situated on a hill cannot be hidden.
In the same way, let your light shine before men, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven.
While you have the light, believe in the light so that you may become sons of light.” Jesus said this, then went away and hid from them.
1 Thessalonians 5:5
For you are all sons of light and sons of the day. We do not belong to the night or the darkness.
“The master praised the unrighteous manager because he had acted astutely. For the sons of this age are more astute than the sons of light in dealing with their own people.
Nations will come to your light,
and kings to the brightness of your radiance.
2 Samuel 23:4
is like the morning light when the sun rises
on a cloudless morning,
the glisten of rain on sprouting grass.”
making your righteousness shine like the dawn,
your justice like the noonday.
Arise, shine, for your light has come,
and the glory of the Lord shines over you.
If, therefore, your whole body is full of light, with no part of it in darkness, it will be entirely illuminated, as when a lamp shines its light on you.”
Johnwas a burning and shining lamp, and for a time you were willing to enjoy his light.
giving thanks to the Father, who has enabled you to share in the saints’ inheritance in the light.
The nations will walk in its light, and the kings of the earth will bring their glory into it.
Light dawns for the righteous,
gladness for the upright in heart.
Then your light will appear like the dawn,
and your recovery will come quickly.
Your righteousness will go before you,
and the Lord’s glory will be your rear guard.
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.
Light shines in the darkness for the upright.
He is gracious, compassionate, and righteous.
I will lead the blind by a way they did not know;
I will guide them on paths they have not known.
I will turn darkness to light in front of them
and rough places into level ground.
This is what I will do for them,
and I will not forsake them.
Your life will be brighter than noonday;
its darkness will be like the morning.
As Moses descended from Mount Sinai—with the two tablets of the testimony in his hands as he descended the mountain—he did not realize that the skin of his face shone as a result of his speaking with the Lord.
When Aaron and all the Israelites saw Moses, the skin of his face shone! They were afraid to come near him.
and the Israelites would see that Moses’ face was radiant. Then Moses would put the veil over his face again until he went to speak with the Lord.
2 Corinthians 3:7
Now if the ministry of death, chiseled in letters on stones, came with glory, so that the Israelites were not able to look directly at Moses’ face because of the glory from his face—a fading glory—
Then you will see and be radiant,
and your heart will tremble and rejoice,
because the riches of the sea will become yours
and the wealth of the nations will come to you.
Those who look to Him are radiant with joy;
their faces will never be ashamed.
Who is like the wise person, and who knows the interpretation of a matter? A man’s wisdom brightens his face, and the sternness of his face is changed.
They waited for me as for the rain
and opened their mouths as for spring showers.
Those who are wise will shine
like the bright expanse of the heavens,
and those who lead many to righteousness,
like the stars forever and ever.
The light of the righteous shines brightly,
but the lamp of the wicked is put out.
The path of the righteous is like the light of dawn,
shining brighter and brighter until midday.
Then the righteous will shine like the sun in their Father’s kingdom. Anyone who has ears should listen!