God’s grace brought light to you in darkness. Jesus is the Bright and Morning Star.

God’s grace brought light to you in darkness. Jesus is the Bright and Morning Star.

“Unto the upright there arises [zarach] light in the darkness; He is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.” (Ps 112:4)

“I am the light of the world. He who follows Me shall not walk in darkness, but have the light of life.” (Jn 8:12)

“I, Jesus, have sent My angel to testify to you these things in the churches. I am the Root and the Offspring of David, the Bright and Morning Star.” (Rev 22:16)

“Through the tender [splagchnon] mercy [eleos] of our God, with which the Dayspring from on high has visited us; to give light to those who sit in darkness and the shadow of death” (Lk 1:78,79)

“And so we have the prophetic word confirmed, which you do well to heed as a light that shines in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts” (2Pet 1:19)

“For You will light my lamp; the LORD my God will enlighten my darkness.” (Ps 18:28)

“If I say, Surely the darkness shall fall on me, even the night shall be light about me” (Ps 139:11)

“I will bring the blind by a way they did not know; I will lead them in paths they have not known. I will make darkness light before them” (Isa 42:16)

“Arise [qum], shine; for your light has come! And the glory of the LORD is risen [zarach] upon you.” (Isa 60:1)

“when I sit in darkness, the LORD will be a light to me.” (Mic 7:8)

“But to you who fear My name the Sun of Righteousness shall arise [zarach] with healing in His wings” (Mal 4:2)

“The people who sat in darkness have seen a great light, and upon those who sat in the region and shadow of death Light has dawned.” (Matt 4:16)

“And the light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it.” (Jn 1:5)

“I have come as a light into the world, that whoever believes in Me should not abide in darkness.” (Jn 12:46)

“to open their eyes, in order to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in Me.” (Acts 26:18)

“Therefore let us cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.” (Rom 13:12)

“For it is the God who commanded light to shine out of darkness, who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.” (2Cor 4:6)

“For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light” (Eph 5:8)

“You are all sons of light and sons of the day. We are not of the night nor of darkness.” (1Thes 5:5)

“But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, His own special people, that you may proclaim the praises of Him who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light” (1Pet 2:9)

“This is the message which we have heard from Him and declare to you, that God is light and in Him is no darkness at all.” (1Jn 1:5)

“Again, a new commandment I write to you, which thing is true in Him and in you, because the darkness is passing away, and the true light is already shining.” (1Jn 2:8)

Reading: Ps 111-113; Rev 13