25 Bible Verses About Light (NIV)

Bible Verses About

This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Light (NIV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.

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Bible Verses About Light

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John 8:12

12 When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."

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John 1:5

5 The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it.

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Psalm 119:105

105 Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.

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Matthew 5:16

16 In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

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1 John 1:7

7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin.

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Ephesians 5:8

8 For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light

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Matthew 5:14

14 "You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden.

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1 Peter 2:9

9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.

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1 John 1:5

5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all.

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Psalm 27:1

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?

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2 Corinthians 4:6

6 For God, who said, "Let light shine out of darkness," made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Christ.

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John 12:35

35 Then Jesus told them, "You are going to have the light just a little while longer. Walk while you have the light, before darkness overtakes you. The man who walks in the dark does not know where he is going.

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John 9:5

5 While I am in the world, I am the light of the world."

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Matthew 4:16

16 the people living in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned."

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Isaiah 42:16

16 I will lead the blind by ways they have not known, along unfamiliar paths I will guide them; I will turn the darkness into light before them and make the rough places smooth. These are the things I will do; I will not forsake them.

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Luke 11:34

34 Your eye is the lamp of your body. When your eyes are good, your whole body also is full of light. But when they are bad, your body also is full of darkness.

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Isaiah 58:8

8 Then your light will break forth like the dawn, and your healing will quickly appear; then your righteousness will go before you, and the glory of the LORD will be your rear guard.

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James 1:17

17 Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.

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Genesis 1:3

3 And God said, "Let there be light," and there was light.

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Psalm 119:130

130 The unfolding of your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple.

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Ephesians 5:14

14 for it is light that makes everything visible. This is why it is said: "Wake up, O sleeper, rise from the dead, and Christ will shine on you."

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John 12:36

36 Put your trust in the light while you have it, so that you may become sons of light." When he had finished speaking, Jesus left and hid himself from them.

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John 1:4

4 In him was life, and that life was the light of men.

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Matthew 5:14-16

14 "You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden. 15 Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. 16 In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

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Psalm 36:9

9 For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light.

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