Overtaken By Darkness

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Genesis 15:12

When the sun was setting, a deep sleep overcame Abram, and a horror (a terror, a shuddering fear) of great darkness assailed and oppressed him.

Acts 13:11

And now, behold, the hand of the Lord is upon you, and you will be blind, [so blind that you will be] unable to see the sun for a time. Instantly there fell upon him a mist and a darkness, and he groped about seeking persons who would lead him by the hand.

Isaiah 59:9

Therefore are justice and right far from us, and righteousness and salvation do not overtake us. We expectantly wait for light, but [only] see darkness; for brightness, but we walk in obscurity and gloom.

Job 30:26

But when I looked for good, then evil came to me; and when I waited for light, there came darkness.

Job 23:17

Because I was not cut off before the darkness [of these woes befell me], neither has He covered the thick darkness from my face.

Nahum 1:8

But with an overrunning flood He will make a full end of [Nineveh's very] site and pursue His enemies into darkness.

Matthew 10:27

What I say to you in the dark, tell in the light; and what you hear whispered in the ear, proclaim upon the housetops.

John 12:35

So Jesus said to them, You will have the Light only a little while longer. Walk while you have the Light [keep on living by it], so that darkness may not overtake and overcome you. He who walks about in the dark does not know where he goes [he is drifting].

Ecclesiastes 6:4

For [the untimely one] comes in futility and goes into darkness, and in darkness his name is covered.

Ecclesiastes 11:8

Yes, if a man should live many years, let him rejoice in them all; yet let him [seriously] remember the days of darkness, for they will be many. All that comes is vanity (emptiness, falsity, vainglory, and futility)!

Isaiah 5:30

And in that day they [the army from afar] shall roar against [the Jews] like the roaring of the sea. And if one looks to the land, behold, there is darkness and distress; and the light [itself] will be darkened by the clouds of it.

Isaiah 60:2

For behold, darkness shall cover the earth, and dense darkness [all] peoples, but the Lord shall arise upon you [O Jerusalem], and His glory shall be seen on you.

Micah 3:6

Therefore it shall be night to you, so that you shall have no vision; yes, it shall be dark to you without divination. And the sun shall go down over the false prophets, and the day shall be black over them.

Isaiah 8:20

[Direct such people] to the teaching and to the testimony! If their teachings are not in accord with this word, it is surely because there is no dawn and no morning for them.

Job 12:25

They grope in the dark without light, and He makes them to stagger and wander like a drunken man.

Psalm 38:10

My heart throbs, my strength fails me; as for the light of my eyes, it also is gone from me.

Ecclesiastes 12:2

Before the sun and the light and the moon and the stars are darkened [sight is impaired], and the clouds [of depression] return after the rain [of tears];

Job 22:11

Your light is darkened, so that you cannot see, and a flood of water covers you.

Psalm 139:11

If I say, Surely the darkness shall cover me and the night shall be [the only] light about me,

Psalm 88:18

Lover and friend have You put far from me; my familiar friends are darkness and the grave.

Isaiah 42:7

To open the eyes of the blind, to bring out prisoners from the dungeon, and those who sit in darkness from the prison.

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