And as the sun was just going down, a deep sleep fell upon Abram; and behold, a horror, a great darkness, fell upon him.
And now behold, the Lord's hand is upon thee, and thou shalt be blind, not seeing the sun for a season. And immediately there fell upon him a mist and darkness; and going about he sought persons who should lead him by the hand.
Therefore is justice far from us, and righteousness overtaketh us not: we wait for light, and behold darkness; for brightness, but we walk in obscurity.
For I expected good, and there came evil; and I waited for light, but there came darkness.
Because I was not cut off before the darkness, neither hath he hidden the gloom from me.
But with an overrunning flood he will make a full end of the place thereof, and darkness shall pursue his enemies.
What I say to you in darkness speak in the light, and what ye hear in the ear preach upon the houses.
Jesus therefore said to them, Yet a little while is the light amongst you. Walk while ye have the light, that darkness may not overtake you. And he who walks in the darkness does not know where he goes.
Because, knowing God, they glorified him not as God, neither were thankful; but fell into folly in their thoughts, and their heart without understanding was darkened:
being darkened in understanding, estranged from the life of God by reason of the ignorance which is in them, by reason of the hardness of their hearts,
Such as inhabit darkness and the shadow of death, bound in affliction and iron,
For it cometh in vanity, and departeth in darkness, and its name is covered with darkness;
but if a man live many years, and rejoice in them all, yet let him remember the days of darkness; for they shall be many: all that cometh is vanity.
and they shall roar against them in that day like the roaring of the sea. And if one look upon the earth, behold darkness and distress, and the light is darkened in the heavens thereof.
For behold, darkness shall cover the earth, and gross darkness the peoples; but Jehovah will arise upon thee, and his glory shall be seen on thee.
therefore ye shall have night without a vision; and it shall be dark unto you, without divination; and the sun shall go down upon the prophets, and the day shall be black over them.
To the law and the testimony! If they speak not according to this word, for them there is no daybreak.
They grope in the dark without light, and he maketh them to stagger like a drunkard.
My heart throbbeth, my strength hath left me; and the light of mine eyes, it also is no more with me.
before the sun, and the light, and the moon, and the stars, be darkened, and the clouds return after the rain;
Or darkness, that thou canst not see, and floods of waters cover thee.
And if I say, Surely darkness shall cover me, and the light about me be night;
Lover and associate hast thou put far from me: my familiar friends are darkness.
to open the blind eyes, to bring forth the prisoner from the prison, them that sit in darkness out of the house of restraint.