In this post, we will be sharing with you some powerful bible verses about light. God is a beautiful and radiant being. Everything was made by Him, including the lights in the sky. When we look at the stars in the sky, we realize that they are all works of art created by God for us to marvel at.
And even though God made these beautiful lights, He still cares for us and watches over all of His creation. The bible tells us that He is the light and that He will lead us to where we should go. We may sometimes lose our way, but God is always there for us, and will always guide us back to Him.
Bible Verses About The Light KJV
1 John 2:9
He that saith he is in the light, and hateth his brother, is in darkness even until now.
He will deliver his soul from going into the pit, and his life shall see the light.
I will bear the indignation of the LORD, because I have sinned against him, until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me: he will bring me forth to the light, and I shall behold his righteousness.
Having the glory of God: and her light was like unto a stone most precious, even like a jasper stone, clear as crystal;
They change the night into day: the light is short because of darkness.
He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that Light.
The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.
Light is sown for the righteous, and gladness for the upright in heart.
In him was life; and the life was the light of men.
While ye have light, believe in the light, that ye may be the children of light. These things spake Jesus, and departed, and did hide himself from them.
In the light of the king’s countenance is life; and his favour is as a cloud of the latter rain.
Therefore is judgment far from us, neither doth justice overtake us: we wait for light, but behold obscurity; for brightness, but we walk in darkness.
But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God.
They shall hunger no more, neither thirst any more; neither shall the sun light on them, nor any heat.
For with thee is the fountain of life: in thy light shall we see light.
The light of the righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
And it came to pass, that, as I made my journey, and was come nigh unto Damascus about noon, suddenly there shone from heaven a great light round about me.
And from the wicked their light is withholden, and the high arm shall be broken.
The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.
He spread a cloud for a covering; and fire to give light in the night.
O house of Jacob, come ye, and let us walk in the light of the LORD.
For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.
The light of the body is the eye: therefore when thine eye is single, thy whole body also is full of light; but when thine eye is evil, thy body also is full of darkness.
And it shall come to pass in that day, that the light shall not be clear, nor dark:
But all things that are reproved are made manifest by the light: for whatsoever doth make manifest is light.
The Jews had light, and gladness, and joy, and honour.
He bindeth the floods from overflowing; and the thing that is hid bringeth he forth to light.
But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness!
That was the true Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into the world.
And the light of Israel shall be for a fire, and his Holy One for a flame: and it shall burn and devour his thorns and his briers in one day;
God is the LORD, which hath shewed us light: bind the sacrifice with cords, even unto the horns of the altar.
2 Corinthians 11:14
And no marvel; for Satan himself is transformed into an angel of light.
And I will bring the blind by a way that they knew not; I will lead them in paths that they have not known: I will make darkness light before them, and crooked things straight. These things will I do unto them, and not forsake them.
And to rule over the day and over the night, and to divide the light from the darkness: and God saw that it was good.
Verses In The Bible About Light KJV
1 Kings 7:5
And all the doors and posts were square, with the windows: and light was against light in three ranks.
They grope in the dark without light, and he maketh them to stagger like a drunken man.
That Christ should suffer, and that he should be the first that should rise from the dead, and should shew light unto the people, and to the Gentiles.
If I say, Surely the darkness shall cover me; even the night shall be light about me.
But if a man walk in the night, he stumbleth, because there is no light in him.
1 Thessalonians 5:5
Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness.
And God made two great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also.
And now men see not the bright light which is in the clouds: but the wind passeth, and cleanseth them.
The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart: and a good report maketh the bones fat.
And if thou draw out thy soul to the hungry, and satisfy the afflicted soul; then shall thy light rise in obscurity, and thy darkness be as the noon day:
Therefore whatsoever ye have spoken in darkness shall be heard in the light; and that which ye have spoken in the ear in closets shall be proclaimed upon the housetops.
Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.
And the Gentiles shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.
Then I saw that wisdom excelleth folly, as far as light excelleth darkness.
They saw not one another, neither rose any from his place for three days: but all the children of Israel had light in their dwellings.
2 Timothy 1:10
But is now made manifest by the appearing of our Saviour Jesus Christ, who hath abolished death, and hath brought life and immortality to light through the gospel:
The sun shall be no more thy light by day; neither for brightness shall the moon give light unto thee: but the LORD shall be unto thee an everlasting light, and thy God thy glory.
My heart panteth, my strength faileth me: as for the light of mine eyes, it also is gone from me.
I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create evil: I the LORD do all these things.
And the lord commended the unjust steward, because he had done wisely: for the children of this world are in their generation wiser than the children of light.
For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.
He shall be driven from light into darkness, and chased out of the world.
In the dark they dig through houses, which they had marked for themselves in the daytime: they know not the light.
Why is light given to a man whose way is hid, and whom God hath hedged in?
By what way is the light parted, which scattereth the east wind upon the earth?
To give light to them that sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace.
But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his farm, another to his merchandise:
And God set them in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth,
He revealeth the deep and secret things: he knoweth what is in the darkness, and the light dwelleth with him.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light;
1 Corinthians 4:5
Therefore judge nothing before the time, until the Lord come, who both will bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and will make manifest the counsels of the hearts: and then shall every man have praise of God.
And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory;
And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness.
Wherefore he saith, Awake thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall give thee light.
I have even heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom is found in thee.
He discovereth deep things out of darkness, and bringeth out to light the shadow of death.
Is there any number of his armies? and upon whom doth not his light arise?
Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light:
To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.
Praise ye him, sun and moon: praise him, all ye stars of light.
And let them be for lights in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth: and it was so.
Truly the light is sweet, and a pleasant thing it is for the eyes to behold the sun:
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.
And they that were with me saw indeed the light, and were afraid; but they heard not the voice of him that spake to me.
Therefore have I hewed them by the prophets; I have slain them by the words of my mouth: and thy judgments are as the light that goeth forth.
He shall go to the generation of his fathers; they shall never see light.
1 John 2:10
He that loveth his brother abideth in the light, and there is none occasion of stumbling in him.
And oil for the light, and spices for anointing oil, and for the sweet incense,
The entrance of thy words giveth light; it giveth understanding unto the simple.
They are of those that rebel against the light; they know not the ways thereof, nor abide in the paths thereof.
And the LORD went before them by day in a pillar of a cloud, to lead them the way; and by night in a pillar of fire, to give them light; to go by day and night:
Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!
Bible Verses About Light KJV
I beheld the earth, and, lo, it was without form, and void; and the heavens, and they had no light.
The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe.
Give glory to the LORD your God, before he cause darkness, and before your feet stumble upon the dark mountains, and, while ye look for light, he turn it into the shadow of death, and make it gross darkness.
Shall not the day of the LORD be darkness, and not light? even very dark, and no brightness in it?
A land of darkness, as darkness itself; and of the shadow of death, without any order, and where the light is as darkness.
And spice, and oil for the light, and for the anointing oil, and for the sweet incense.
If I laughed on them, they believed it not; and the light of my countenance they cast not down.
And God said, Let there be light: and there was light.
Let the stars of the twilight thereof be dark; let it look for light, but have none; neither let it see the dawning of the day:
For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light:
While the sun, or the light, or the moon, or the stars, be not darkened, nor the clouds return after the rain:
And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday.
Thy sun shall no more go down; neither shall thy moon withdraw itself: for the LORD shall be thine everlasting light, and the days of thy mourning shall be ended.
2 Corinthians 6:14
Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness?
For thou hast delivered my soul from death: wilt not thou deliver my feet from falling, that I may walk before God in the light of the living?
And the nations of them which are saved shall walk in the light of it: and the kings of the earth do bring their glory and honour into it.
Take heed therefore that the light which is in thee be not darkness.
When I looked for good, then evil came unto me: and when I waited for light, there came darkness.
And when I could not see for the glory of that light, being led by the hand of them that were with me, I came into Damascus.
And she went, and came, and gleaned in the field after the reapers: and her hap was to light on a part of the field belonging unto Boaz, who was of the kindred of Elimelech.
Behold, he spreadeth his light upon it, and covereth the bottom of the sea.
Her prophets are light and treacherous persons: her priests have polluted the sanctuary, they have done violence to the law.
Blessed is the people that know the joyful sound: they shall walk, O LORD, in the light of thy countenance.
For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life:
Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while is the light with you. Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you: for he that walketh in darkness knoweth not whither he goeth.
Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.
What I tell you in darkness, that speak ye in light: and what ye hear in the ear, that preach ye upon the housetops.
And when I shall put thee out, I will cover the heaven, and make the stars thereof dark; I will cover the sun with a cloud, and the moon shall not give her light.
Where is the way where light dwelleth? and as for darkness, where is the place thereof,
And it came between the camp of the Egyptians and the camp of Israel; and it was a cloud and darkness to them, but it gave light by night to these: so that the one came not near the other all the night.
Wherefore is light given to him that is in misery, and life unto the bitter in soul;
Who is among you that feareth the LORD, that obeyeth the voice of his servant, that walketh in darkness, and hath no light? let him trust in the name of the LORD, and stay upon his God.
Oil for the light, spices for anointing oil, and for sweet incense,
1 John 1:5
This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
1 John 1:7
But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.
He hath led me, and brought me into darkness, but not into light.
2 Samuel 22:29
For thou art my lamp, O LORD: and the LORD will lighten my darkness.
The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
1 Timothy 6:16
Who only hath immortality, dwelling in the light which no man can approach unto; whom no man hath seen, nor can see: to whom be honour and power everlasting. Amen.
Woe unto you that desire the day of the LORD! to what end is it for you? the day of the LORD is darkness, and not light.
The day is thine, the night also is thine: thou hast prepared the light and the sun.
There be many that say, Who will shew us any good? LORD, lift thou up the light of thy countenance upon us.
To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith that is in me.
Who coverest thyself with light as with a garment: who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain:
O send out thy light and thy truth: let them lead me; let them bring me unto thy holy hill, and to thy tabernacles.
Thou hast set our iniquities before thee, our secret sins in the light of thy countenance.
Light Of The World Scriptures KJV
Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.
Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.
As long as I am in the world, I am the light of the world.
Bible Verses About Morning Light KJV
2 Samuel 23:4
And he shall be as the light of the morning, when the sun riseth, even a morning without clouds; as the tender grass springing out of the earth by clear shining after rain.
2 Samuel 17:22
Then David arose, and all the people that were with him, and they passed over Jordan: by the morning light there lacked not one of them that was not gone over Jordan.
As soon as the morning was light, the men were sent away, they and their asses.
The just LORD is in the midst thereof; he will not do iniquity: every morning doth he bring his judgment to light, he faileth not; but the unjust knoweth no shame.
And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the morning were the first day.
1 Samuel 29:10
Wherefore now rise up early in the morning with thy master’s servants that are come with thee: and as soon as ye be up early in the morning, and have light, depart.
1 Samuel 25:22
So and more also do God unto the enemies of David, if I leave of all that pertain to him by the morning light any that pisseth against the wall.
By his neesings a light doth shine, and his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.
Woe to them that devise iniquity, and work evil upon their beds! when the morning is light, they practise it, because it is in the power of their hand.
Then shall thy light break forth as the morning, and thine health shall spring forth speedily: and thy righteousness shall go before thee; the glory of the LORD shall be thy rereward.
Bible Verses About Shining Your Light KJV
And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not.
And as he journeyed, he came near Damascus: and suddenly there shined round about him a light from heaven:
Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shall be established unto thee: and the light shall shine upon thy ways.
2 Corinthians 4:4
In whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine unto them.
And the city had no need of the sun, neither of the moon, to shine in it: for the glory of God did lighten it, and the Lamb is the light thereof.
Let that day be darkness; let not God regard it from above, neither let the light shine upon it.
With clouds he covereth the light; and commandeth it not to shine by the cloud that cometh betwixt.
The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light: they that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined.
For the stars of heaven and the constellations thereof shall not give their light: the sun shall be darkened in his going forth, and the moon shall not cause her light to shine.
Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
Dost thou know when God disposed them, and caused the light of his cloud to shine?
2 Peter 1:19
We have also a more sure word of prophecy; whereunto ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a light that shineth in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the day star arise in your hearts:
At midday, O king, I saw in the way a light from heaven, above the brightness of the sun, shining round about me and them which journeyed with me.
Yea, the darkness hideth not from thee; but the night shineth as the day: the darkness and the light are both alike to thee.
Yea, the light of the wicked shall be put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine.
2 Corinthians 4:6
For God, who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, hath shined in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
1 John 2:8
Again, a new commandment I write unto you, which thing is true in him and in you: because the darkness is past, and the true light now shineth.
Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee.
The sun and moon stood still in their habitation: at the light of thine arrows they went, and at the shining of thy glittering spear.
And, behold, the angel of the Lord came upon him, and a light shined in the prison: and he smote Peter on the side, and raised him up, saying, Arise up quickly. And his chains fell off from his hands.
He was a burning and a shining light: and ye were willing for a season to rejoice in his light.
But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
And was transfigured before them: and his face did shine as the sun, and his raiment was white as the light.
Bible Verses About Being A Light KJV
Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: when I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, the LORD shall be a light unto me.
1 Kings 11:36
And unto his son will I give one tribe, that David my servant may have a light alway before me in Jerusalem, the city which I have chosen me to put my name there.
A light to lighten the Gentiles, and the glory of thy people Israel.
Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas,
2 Kings 3:18
And this is but a light thing in the sight of the LORD: he will deliver the Moabites also into your hand.
Or as an hidden untimely birth I had not been; as infants which never saw light.
In thee have they set light by father and mother: in the midst of thee have they dealt by oppression with the stranger: in thee have they vexed the fatherless and the widow.
2 Kings 8:19
Yet the LORD would not destroy Judah for David his servant’s sake, as he promised him to give him alway a light, and to his children.
I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me should not abide in darkness.
And art confident that thou thyself art a guide of the blind, a light of them which are in darkness,
In the daytime also he led them with a cloud, and all the night with a light of fire.
For so hath the Lord commanded us, saying, I have set thee to be a light of the Gentiles, that thou shouldest be for salvation unto the ends of the earth.
2 Kings 20:10
And Hezekiah answered, It is a light thing for the shadow to go down ten degrees: nay, but let the shadow return backward ten degrees.
I the LORD have called thee in righteousness, and will hold thine hand, and will keep thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, for a light of the Gentiles;
Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.
Hearken unto me, my people; and give ear unto me, O my nation: for a law shall proceed from me, and I will make my judgment to rest for a light of the people.
What does the Bible said about light?
The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light. But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness! – Matthew 6:22-23 KJV
What did Jesus say about the light?
In John 8:12 Jesus said “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” In John 9:5 he said, “As long as I am in the world, I am the light of the world.” In verse 5 of John 11 Jesus said “While I am in the world, I am the light of the world.”
Where does the Bible say God is light?
1 John 1:5 NIV “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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