Words and themes often repeat throughout the Bible, and give us deeper understanding. It can be an interesting way to read the Bible. Here are some verses about light I jotted down a while back, they seem to connect. Are there more light verses? Share them and your thoughts in the comment space below. Or share your own theme/word study. Be blessed!
Genesis 1:3-5 - "Let there be light and there was light. God saw that the light wa
s good, and he separated the light from the darkness....God called the light day."
Isaiah 60:1-3,19,20 - "Arise, shine for your light has come and the glory of the LORD rises upon you. See the darkness covers the earth and thick darkness is over the peoples, but the LORD rises upon you and His glory appears over you. Nations will come to your light and kings to the brightness of your dawn... the sun will no more be your light by day nor will the brightness of the moon shine on you, for the LORD will be your everlasting light, and your God will be your glory. Your sun will never set again and your moon will wane no more. The LORD will be your everlasting light..."
John 1:4,5,9 - "In HIm was life, and that life was the light of men. The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it....The true light that gives light to every man was coming into the world."
John 8:12 - "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."
John 9:4 - "As long as it is day, we must do the work of him who sent me. Night is coming when no one can work. While I am in the world, I am the light of the world."
John 12:46 - "I have come into the world as a light, so that no one who believes in me should stay in darkness."