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24 Bible Verses about Overtaken By Darkness

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Genesis 15:12

As the sun was setting, a deep sleep fell on Abram, and suddenly great terror and darkness descended on him.

Acts 13:11

Now, look! The Lord’s hand is against you. You are going to be blind, and will not see the sun for a time.” Suddenly a mist and darkness fell on him, and he went around seeking someone to lead him by the hand.

Isaiah 59:9

Therefore justice is far from us,
and righteousness does not reach us.
We hope for light, but there is darkness;
for brightness, but we live in the night.

Job 30:26

But when I hoped for good, evil came;
when I looked for light, darkness came.

Job 23:17

Yet I am not destroyed by the darkness,
by the thick darkness that covers my face.

Nahum 1:8

But He will completely destroy Nineveh
with an overwhelming flood,
and He will chase His enemies into darkness.

John 12:35

Jesus answered, “The light will be with you only a little longer. Walk while you have the light so that darkness doesn’t overtake you. The one who walks in darkness doesn’t know where he’s going.

Ecclesiastes 6:4

For he comes in futility and he goes in darkness, and his name is shrouded in darkness.

Ecclesiastes 11:8

Indeed, if a man lives many years,
let him rejoice in them all,
and let him remember the days of darkness, since they will be many.
All that comes is futile.

Isaiah 5:30

On that day they will roar over it,
like the roaring of the sea.
When one looks at the land,
there will be darkness and distress;
light will be obscured by clouds.

Isaiah 60:2

For look, darkness covers the earth,
and total darkness the peoples;
but the Lord will shine over you,
and His glory will appear over you.

Micah 3:6

Therefore, it will be night for you—
without visions;
it will grow dark for you—
without divination.
The sun will set on these prophets,
and the daylight will turn black over them.

Isaiah 8:20

To the law and to the testimony! If they do not speak according to this word, there will be no dawn for them.

Job 12:25

They grope around in darkness without light;
He makes them stagger like drunken men.

Ecclesiastes 12:2

before the sun and the light are darkened,
and the moon and the stars,
and the clouds return after the rain;

Job 22:11

or darkness, so you cannot see,
and a flood of water covers you.

Psalm 139:11

If I say, “Surely the darkness will hide me,
and the light around me will be night”—

Isaiah 42:7

in order to open blind eyes,
to bring out prisoners from the dungeon,
and those sitting in darkness from the prison house.

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