Light
Genesis 1:3 “And God said, Let there be light, and there was light.”
Genesis 3:8 “Then the man and his wife heard the sound of the Lord God as he was walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and they hid from the Lord God among the trees of the garden.”
Job 24:13,16,17 “There are those who rebel against the light, who do not know its ways or live in its paths… In the dark they dig into houses. They shut themselves up by day. They do not know the light. For deep darkness is their morning; they are familiar with the terrors of thick darkness.”
Isaiah 28:15 “For we have made falsehood our refuge, and we have concealed ourselves with deception.”
Isaiah 29:15-16 “Woe to those who go to great depths to hide their plans from the Lord, who do their work in darkness and think, Who sees us? Who will know? You turn things around, as if the potter were thought to be like the clay! That what is made should say to its maker, He did not make me. Can the pot say of the potter, He has no understanding.
Psalm 139:7,11-12 “Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? … If I say, Surely the darkness will hide me, and the light around me will be night. Even the darkness is not dark to You, and the night will shine like the day. Darkness and light are alike to You.”
Jeremiah 23:24Can anyone hide in the secret places so that I cannot see him? declares the Lord. Do I not fill heaven and earth? declares the Lord.”
Jeremiah 16:17 “My eyes are on all their ways; they are not hidden from Me, nor is their sin/iniquity concealed from My eyes.”
John 3:19-21 “This is the judgment: that light has entered the world, and men have preferred/loved darkness because their acts were wicked. Everybody committing wrong is hating the light and is not coming to it, for fear his deeds/acts may be exposed. But everybody who is living/doing the truth will come to the light to make it plain that all he has done has been done through/in God.”
Matthew 10:26-27 “There is nothing concealed that will not be disclosed/revealed, or hidden that will not be made known. What I tell you in the dark, speak in the daylight; what is whispered/spoken in your ear, proclaim from the housetops.”
Mark 4:22 “For there is nothing hidden but it must be disclosed, nothing kept secret except to be brought to light.”
Psalm 90:8 “You have set our iniquities before You, our secret sins in the light of Your presence.”
Job 12:22 “He reveals the deep things of darkness and brings deep shadows into the light.”
Job 28:11 “…and what is hidden He brings out to the light.”
Daniel 2:22 “He reveals deep/profound and hidden things; He knows what lies in darkness, and the light dwells with Him.”
I Corinthians 4:5 “He will bring into the light of day what is hidden in darkness, and He will expose the secret motives/counsels of men's hearts.”
Isaiah 59:9b-10a “We look/hope for light, but all is darkness; for brightness, but we walk in deep shadows/gloom. Like the blind we grope along the wall, feeling our way like those who have no eyes.”
Job 12:25 “They grope in darkness with no light; He makes them stagger like drunkards.”
John 12:46 “I have come into the world as the Light, so that everyone who believes in Me should not be remaining in darkness.”
John 11:9-10 “Jesus replied, Are there not twelve hours in the day? A man can walk in the daytime without stumbling because he has the light of this world to see by; but if he walks at night, he stumbles, for the light is not in him.
Hebrews 4:12-13 “For the word that God speaks is alive and active/operating; it cuts more keenly than any two-edged sword; penetrating to the place where soul and spirit meet, to the innermost intimacies of a man's being: it examines the very thoughts and motives/sentiments of a man's heart. No creature has any cover from the sight of God; everything lies naked and exposed before the eyes of Him with whom we are accountable.”
Psalm 32:5 “Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not hide my iniquity. I said, I will confess my transgressions to the Lord, and you will forgive the guilt of my sin.”
I John 2:9-11 “Anyone who claims to be in the light and hates his brother is, in fact, still in complete darkness. The man who loves his brother lives in the light and there is no snare in him. But the man who hates his brother is walking in darkness and gropes his way in the dark without knowing where he is going; darkness has made him blind.”
John 16:7-9,12-13 “For if I did not go away, the divine Helper/Counselor would not come to you. But if I go, then I will send Him to you. When he comes, he will convince the world of the meaning of sin, of true goodness, and of judgment. He will expose their sin because they do not believe in Me."… "I have much more to tell you but you cannot bear it now. Yet, when that One I have spoken of comes -- the Spirit of truth -- He will guide you into all the truth.”
Psalm 69:5 “You know my folly, O God; my guilt/wrongs is not hidden from You.”
I John 1:5-10 “Here then is the message which we heard from Him and now proclaim to you: God is light and there is no darkness in Him. Consequently, if we were to say that we enjoyed fellowship with Him and still went on living in darkness, we are not doing the truth. But if we really are living/walking in the light as He is in the light, then we have true fellowship with each other, and the blood which his son Jesus shed for us is cleansing us from all sin. If we say that we have not sinned, we thereby make Him out to be a liar, and His word is not in us.”
James 5:16 “You should be confessing your sins to each other and praying for each other, so that you may be healed…”
Psalm 51:5-6,16-17 “I was birthed in iniquity, and in sin my mother conceived me. Surely you desire truth in the innermost being; You teach me wisdom in the innermost place… You do not delight in sacrifice, or else I would bring it; You are not pleased with burnt offering. The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart You will not despise.”
Proverbs 28:13 “He who conceals his sins/transgressions will not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces/forsakes them will find mercy/compassion." In The Light
Acts 19:18 “Many of those who believed now came and openly confessed their evil deeds/practices.”
I Timothy 5:20 “Those who continue in sin are to be rebuked publicly, so that others may take warning.”
Romans 13:12 “The night is almost over, it will be daylight soon; let us be putting away acts of the darkness; let us arm ourselves with the implements of light.”
I Thessalonians 5:5-8 “You are all sons of the light and sons of the day. We do not belong to the night or to the darkness. So then, let us not be like others who are asleep, but let us be alert and self-controlled/sober. For those who sleep, sleep at night, and those who get drunk, get drunk at night. But since we belong to the day, let us be self-controlled/sober.”
Psalm 119:105 “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.”
II Corinthians 4:2,6 “We renounce/spurn the hidden things of shame… For God who said, Let light shine out of darkness, made his light shine in our hearts to give us the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Christ.”
Ephesians 5:8-14 “Once you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live/walk then as children of the light. The light produces in men all that is good and right and true. Let your lives be the proof and test for the things which please God. Do not participate in the fruitless activities of darkness; rather, expose them. For it is a shame even to speak of the hidden things occurring that are done by them. For light shows everything for what it really is, and all that makes manifest is light.”
II Samuel 22:29 “You are my lamp, O Lord; the Lord illumines my darkness." Psalm 27:1 "The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”
Matthew 5:14-15 “You are the light of the world; it is impossible to hide a town built on top of a hill. Who would light a lamp and put it under a bucket? It is put on a lampstand, where it gives light for everybody in the house.”
Proverbs 4:18-19 “The path of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn, shining ever brighter till the full light of day. But the way of the wicked is like deep darkness; they do not know what makes them stumble.”
John 8:12 “I am the light of the world; anyone who follows Me will not be walking in the darkness; he will have the light of life.”
John 1:5 “The light still shines in the darkness, and the darkness cannot get a handle on it.”
Daniel 12:3 “Those who are wise will shine like the brightness of the heavens, and those who lead many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever.”