The Bible Quiz : Darkness is used both literally and figuratively in the Bible. 1-12. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV), Job 3:4Let that day be darkness. God Rules the Darkness. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two" ( 23:44-45 ; cf. The "day of darkness" in Joel 2:2 , caused by clouds of locusts, is a symbol of the obscurity which overhangs all divine proceedings. It is also a symbol of ignorance (Isaiah 9:2; 60:2; Matthew 6:23) and of death (Job 10:21; 17:13). Immediately a mist and darkness fell on him. Let a cloud dwell on it. The good news that Jesus brings to this world is that His light—His life-giving Spirit—floods light and life into the spiritual darkness of the sinner’s heart. (WEB JPS ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 28:3Man sets an end to darkness, and searches out, to the furthest bound, the stones of obscurity and of thick darkness. While darkness often accompanies the conception of death in Scripture (cf. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 Corinthians 4:5Therefore judge nothing before the time, until the Lord comes, who will both bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and reveal the counsels of the hearts. John 5 .../s/shineth.htm - 9k, Matthew 4:16the people who sat in darkness saw a great light, to those who sat in the region and shadow of death, to them light has dawned. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 22:11or darkness, so that you can not see, and floods of waters cover you. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS), Job 22:13You say,'What does God know? Word ... /hebrew/2816.htm - 6k, 2822. choshek -- darkness, obscurity... 2821, 2822. choshek. (WEB WEY DBY NAS). (KJV JPS DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 11:17Life shall be clearer than the noonday. He knows that the day of darkness is ready at his hand. In connection with this subject it ... /.../origen/origens commentary on the gospel of john/23 there is a divine.htm, How the Darkness Failed to Overtake the Light. The darkness "over all the land," (Matthew 27:45) attending the crucifixion has been attributed to an eclipse, but was undoubtedly miraculous, as no eclipse of the sun could have taken place at that time, the moon being at the full at the time of the passover. First, God knows the darkness. Darkness, the polar opposite of brightness, is understood as a lack of illumination or an absence of visible light.. Human vision is unable to distinguish color in conditions of either high brightness or very low brightness. Salem Media Group. (WEB ASV NAS RSV NIV), Job 23:17Because I was not cut off before the darkness, neither did he cover the thick darkness from my face. Matt 27:45 ; Mark 15:33 ). "Hell" and "pits of darkness" describe the fate of angels who sinned ( 2 Peter 2:4 ; Jude 6 ). Darkness ( Isaiah 13:9 Isaiah 13:10 ; Matthew 24:29 ) also is a symbol of the judgments that attend on the coming of the Lord. an horror of great darkness fell upon him.” … (WEB WEY NAS RSV NIV). [Illustration: Chapter header.] And God saw that the light was good. ... /hebrew/653.htm - 6k, 3991. maapheleyah -- deep darkness... 3990, 3991. maapheleyah. The "day of darkness" in Joel 2:2, caused by clouds of locusts, is a symbol of the obscurity which overhangs all divine proceedings. Live as children of light (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness and truth) and find out what pleases the Lord. This was the "thick cloud upon the mount" in which Jehovah was when he spake unto Moses there. '"Ephesians 5:11. Then each man will get his praise from God. Salvation brings light to those in darkness ( Isa 9:2 ). to exempt (from liability), (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), What is spiritual darkness? We don't belong to the night, nor to darkness,(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Hebrews 12:18For you have not come to a mountain that might be touched, and that burned with fire, and to blackness, darkness, storm,(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 Peter 2:9But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God's own possession, that you may proclaim the excellence of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light:(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Peter 2:4For if God didn't spare angels when they sinned, but cast them down to Tartarus, and committed them to pits of darkness, to be reserved for judgment;(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS NAS), 2 Peter 2:17These are wells without water, clouds driven by a storm; for whom the blackness of darkness has been reserved forever. John 1:5 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] John 1:5, NIV: "The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 3:5Let darkness and the shadow of death claim it for their own. What you have spoken in the ear in the inner chambers will be proclaimed on the housetops. Word ... /hebrew/3990.htm - 6k, 6940. qadruth -- darkness, gloom... 6939, 6940. qadruth. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 12:25They feel darkness, and not light, He causeth them to wander as a drunkard. ... /hebrew/3650.htm - 6k, Light in Darkness. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 Samuel 2:9He will keep the feet of his holy ones, but the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness; for no man shall prevail by strength. The plague (the ninth) of darkness in Egypt ( Exodus 10:21 ) is described as darkness "which may be felt." And there was evening and there was morning, the first day. John 1:5, ESV: "The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it." Jesus himself gave you the meaning of the word “darkness” in John 3:19–21 KJV Jesus said, “19 And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil. It also indicates God's judgment on evil. LIGHT IN DARKNESS. "Outer darkness" refers to the darkness of the streets in the East, which are never lighted up by any public or private lamps after nightfall, in contrast with the blaze of cheerful light in the house. hasak [J;v'j]) and New Testament (Gk.skotos [skovto"]) is an evocative word. God's Spirit was hovering over the surface of the waters. ... /hebrew/2822.htm - 6k, 653. aphelah -- darkness, gloominess, calamity... darkness, gloominess, calamity. Job 10:21-22 ), darkness at the crucifixion scene displays God's displeasure on humankind for crucifying his son. Jesus is the light and Satan is darkness. deep darkness. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. When the psalmist ( Psalms 97:2 ) describes the inscrutable nature of God's workings among the sons of men, he says, "Clouds and darkness are round about him." John 1:5 The light shines in the darkness, and thedarkness hasn't overcome it. 2823 . gros (`araphel): Used twice with "darkness" in Isaiah 60:2 Jeremiah 13:16. "DARKNESS" in the KJV Bible. The podcast is … I. The child of God may be, then, in comparative darkness. ... LIGHT IN DARKNESS. Symbolic Uses:In the Bible the main use of darkness is in contrast to light. Cognate: 4656 -- to darken; (figuratively) to produce a of moral, spiritual darkness (obscurity, blindness). Or what fellowship has light with darkness? .../s/shades.htm - 13k, Gross (12 Occurrences)... of pens. They can’t understand the gospel or biblical things. He wrote them on two tables of stone, and gave them to me. ... /.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture e/the cross the victory and.htm, Blackness (13 Occurrences)... Int. When the psalmist (Psalm 97:2) describes the inscrutable nature of God's workings among the sons of men, he says, "Clouds and darkness are round about him." (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Matthew 10:27What I tell you in the darkness, speak in the light; and what you hear whispered in the ear, proclaim on the housetops. NLT The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish it. (DBY), Job 10:21before I go where I shall not return from, to the land of darkness and of the shadow of death;(WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV), Job 10:22A land of darkness, as darkness itself; and of the shadow of death, without any order, and where the light is as darkness. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 John 2:11But he who hates his brother is in the darkness, and walks in the darkness, and doesn't know where he is going, because the darkness has blinded his eyes. Having said that, it's safe to say that "living in darkness" general means "living in sin". (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS YLT RSV NIV), Deuteronomy 5:23It happened, when you heard the voice out of the midst of the darkness, while the mountain was burning with fire, that you came near to me, even all the heads of your tribes, and your elders;(WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Deuteronomy 28:29and you shall grope at noonday, as the blind gropes in darkness, and you shall not prosper in your ways: and you shall be only oppressed and robbed always, and there shall be none to save you. '(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Romans 2:19and are confident that you yourself are a guide of the blind, a light to those who are in darkness,(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV), Romans 11:10Let darkness come over their eyes that they may be unable to see, and make Thou their backs continually to stoop. This symbolic usage is … Most Bible scholars agree that the phrase “outer darkness” refers to hell or, more properly, the lake of fire (Matthew 8:12; 13:42; 13:50; and 25:23). (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Genesis 15:12When the sun was going down, a deep sleep fell on Abram. [7] Again in Matthew:--The sons of the kingdom shall be cast out into the outer darkness (Matthew 8:12; 22:13). LIGHT THROUGH DARKNESS. Matthew 4:16 The people who sat in darkness, saw great light; and to them who sat in the region and shades of death, light hath arisen. 3991 . If therefore the light that is in you is darkness, how great is the darkness! Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: zophos Phonetic Spelling: (dzof'-os) Short Definition: darkness, murkiness Definition: darkness ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/2217.htm - 7k, 4652. skoteinos -- dark ... dark. "(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Matthew 6:23But if your eye is evil, your whole body will be full of darkness. Without the star of promise, what would its darkness be! (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Luke 1:79to shine on those who sit in darkness and the shadow of death; to guide our feet into the way of peace." is spoken of as encompassing the actual presence of God, as that out of which he speaks, --the envelope, as it were, of divine glory. The absence of natural light, Genesis 1:2, and hence figuratively a state of misery and adversity, Job 18:6 Psalm 107:10 Isaiah 8:22 9:1; also the absence of the sun and stars, and hence the fall of chief men and national convulsions, Isaiah 13:10 Acts 2:20. It is a symbol of misery and adversity ( Job 18:6 ; Psalms 107:10 ; Isaiah 8:22 ; Ezek. 23. (n.) A state of ignorance or error, especially on moral or religious subjects; hence, wickedness; impurity. 30:18 ). The time of God's ultimate judgment, the day of the Lord, is portrayed in both the Old Testament and New Testament as a day of darkness ( Joel 2:2 ; Amos 5:18 Amos 5:20 ; Zeph 1:15 ; Matt 24:29 ; Rev 6:12-17 ). (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Luke 12:3Therefore whatever you have said in the darkness will be heard in the light. "A dark (the Revised Version, margin "squalid") place" (2 Peter 1:19) refers especially to the state of things described in 2Pe 2.Alfred H. Joy, 4655. skotos -- darkness ... darkness. For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Our efforts to live sanctified lives stand in stark contrast to the evil of our fallen culture, thereby exposing sinners for who they truly are and unveiling what they truly deserve — the wrath of God. .../o/obscurity.htm - 10k, Gloom (29 Occurrences)... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. Transliteration: chashok Phonetic Spelling: (khash-oke') Short Definition: darkness. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine; Noun, Neuter Transliteration: skotos Phonetic Spelling: (skot'-os) Short Definition: darkness Definition: darkness ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/4655.htm - 6k, 1105. gnophos -- darkness, gloom ... darkness, gloom. darkness, obscurity. Transliteration: qadruth Phonetic Spelling: (kad-rooth') Short Definition: blackness. It covered "all the land of Egypt," so that "they saw not one another." ... /.../brownlie/hymns of the greek church/when darkness falls and night.htm, Light through Darkness. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), John 12:46I have come as a light into the world, that whoever believes in me may not remain in the darkness. » Darkness in the Bible By the breath of God's mouth shall he go away. See PLAGUE; ECLIPSE. While darkness often accompanies the conception of death in Scripture (cf. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 3:6As for that night, let thick darkness seize on it. (YLT), Ephesians 5:8For you were once darkness, but are now light in the Lord. There is no thought that darkness is equal in power to God's light. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), John 1:5The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness hasn't overcome it. Darkness here denotes the falsities which take possession of those who are in knowledges; and the meaning is, how great is this darkness above that of others, or of the Gentiles, who have not knowledges. But his darkness is so thick, man cannot find his way around it, through it, or out of it. The solution to this dilemma will come … Transliteration: kimrir Phonetic Spelling: (kim-reer') Short Definition: blackness. He who follows me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the light of life. .../g/gloom.htm - 15k, Death-shade (16 Occurrences)... Death-shade (16 Occurrences). How the Darkness Failed to Overtake the Light. There the day does not slowly fade away into the night after a period of twilight, but before sunset there is the brightness of day, and when the sun has disappeared everything has changed and night is at hand. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 15:23He wanders abroad for bread, saying,'Where is it?' Darkness does n't know where he is going breath of God 's light God called the that. People stayed at a distance, and the darkness does n't overtake you there will be on... On it. darkness ( obscurity, blindness ) Gross ( 12 Occurrences )... in his....... /hebrew/652.htm - 6k, 653. aphelah -- darkness, but rather expose them rather. 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Standard Bible Encyclopedia. Transliteration: ephah Phonetic Spelling: (ay-faw') Short Definition: darkness. In Genesis, it says “And when the sun was going down, a deep sleep fell upon Abram; and, lo, ( are you listening to this next part???) Captain Bible in Dome of Darkness gameplay screenshot DOSGames.com Review: Rating: 3 This "Special Edition" (aka demo, or limited version of the full game) of Captain Bible in Dome of Darkness presents better production quality than most Christian video games, and it actually has gameplay as well! darkness. And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. (Exodus 20:21; 1 Kings 8:12) The plague of darkness in Egypt was miraculous. "Light"; G. Wenham, Genesis 1-15. Bible verses about darkness When Scripture talks about darkness usually it is referring to a sinful path. Darkness and Light in Palestine:The day and night, light and darkness, are notable antitheses in Palestine. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. Transliteration: maapheleyah Phonetic Spelling: (mah-af-ay-leh-yaw') Short Definition: darkness. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV), 2 Corinthians 6:15and what fellowship to light with darkness? (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 John 2:8Again, I write a new commandment to you, which is true in him and in you; because the darkness is passing away, and the true light already shines. ( Exodus 20:21 ; 1 Kings 8:12 ) The plague of darkness in Egypt was miraculous. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Genesis 15:17And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch that passed between these pieces. This was the "thick cloud upon the mount" in which Jehovah was when he spake unto Moses there. .../n/noon.htm - 16k, Shineth (13 Occurrences)... in his day. Final Darkness. The wicked walk and work in darkness (Psalm 82:5 Proverbs 2:13 John 3:19 Romans 13:12), and their reward is to "sit in darkness" (Psalm 107:10) or to be "cast forth into the outer darkness" (Matthew 8:12);(b) of things mysterious or inexplicable (1 Kings 8:12 Psalm 97:2);(c) of trouble and affliction (2 Samuel 22:29 Job 5:14 Proverbs 20:20 Isaiah 9:2; compare Genesis 15:12);(d) of punishment (Lamentations 3:2 Ezekiel 32:8 Zephaniah 1:15); (e) of death (1 Samuel 2:9 Job 10:21 Ecclesiastes 11:8); (f) of nothingness (Job 3:4-6); (g) of human ignorance (Job 19:8 1 John 2:11). NIV The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. "(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Luke 23:44It was now about the sixth hour, and darkness came over the whole land until the ninth hour. 653 . Ephesians .../s/shines.htm - 10k, Noon (30 Occurrences)... Multi-Version Concordance Noon (30 Occurrences). A Sermon (No.2477). (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 17:13If I look for Sheol as my house, if I have spread my couch in the darkness,(WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 18:18He shall be driven from light into darkness, and chased out of the world. Though there is darkness, it shall be as the morning. The absolute, sovereign God rules over the darkness and the powers of evil. But the torn curtain exhibits the opening of salvation to all through the death of God's Son. That which is hidden in the darkness can be revealed only when light shines on it, and by walking in Christ we shine the light of holiness on the dark recesses of this world. When Jesus hung upon the cross ( Matthew 27:45 ; Luke 23:44 ), from the "sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour.". ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/1659.htm - 7k, 541. apaugasma -- radiance ... His eternal light breaks through all the darkness that keeps someone in spiritual ignorance (bondage), ie every resistance exerted by sin. 142 Instances - Page 3 of 5 Expand or Limit Your Search Results: All KJV books Old Testament only New Testament only Apocrypha only (?) (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Samuel 22:10He bowed the heavens also, and came down. and what concord to Christ with Belial? (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Ephesians 6:12For our wrestling is not against flesh and blood, but against the principalities, against the powers, against the world's rulers of the darkness of this age, and against the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly places. Yahweh will light up my darkness. When darkness falls and night is here,. Although darkness is opaque to man, it is transparent to God ( Psalm 139:12 ). ... dark, darkness, gloominess, thick. 22. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Revelation 16:10And the fifth angel poured out his vial upon the seat of the beast; and his kingdom was full of darkness; and they gnawed their tongues for pain,(KJV WBS RSV NIV), Genesis 1:2Now the earth was formless and empty. '(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Matthew 25:30Throw out the unprofitable servant into the outer darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth. There will be weeping and gnashing of teeth." He is waited for by the sword. 23). i. It did not extend to the land of Goshen (ver. He knows where it is ( Job 34:22 ) and what it contains ( Dan 2:22 ). (WEB KJV ASV WBS NAS RSV NIV), Luke 11:35Therefore see whether the light that is in you isn't darkness. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), John 3:19This is the judgment, that the light has come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the light; for their works were evil. Bible Dictionaries - Baker's Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology - Darkness, Baker's Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, Bible Dictionaries - Easton's Bible Dictionary - Darkness, Bible Dictionaries - Smith's Bible Dictionary - Darkness, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. ... /.../expositions of holy scripture ephesians peter/unfruitful works of darkness.htm, Darkness Before the Dawn ... Darkness Before the Dawn. In the Bible the main use of darkness is in contrast to light. of Luke records, "it was now about the sixth hour, and darkness came over the whole land until the ninth hour, for the sun stopped shining. Share; Pin; Tweet; Biblical Translations of John 1:5. This is evident in several ways. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS), Matthew 22:13Then the king said to the servants,'Bind him hand and foot, take him away, and throw him into the outer darkness; there is where the weeping and grinding of teeth will be. Let it not rejoice among the days of the year. dark, dark'-nes (choshekh; skotos):1. My hymns of praise in silence rise". (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV), 2 Chronicles 6:1Then spoke Solomon, Yahweh has said that he would dwell in the thick darkness. Darkness represents sin in The Bible.Additionally:"Darkness" is the "natural state" of the human mind: selfish and hostile to authority; whether it be the laws of man or of God. God saw that it was good. On Mount Sinai, Moses (Exodus 20:21) "drew near unto the thick darkness where God was." (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 John 1:6If we say that we have fellowship with him and walk in the darkness, we lie, and don't tell the truth. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. "Outer darkness" refers to the darkness of the streets in the East, which are never lighted up by any public or private lamps after nightfall, in contrast with the blaze of cheerful light in the house. Proud member 3. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), John 6:17and having entered into the boat, they were going over the sea to Capernaum, and darkness had already come, and Jesus had not come unto them,(YLT), John 8:12Again, therefore, Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world. 4811 darkness, as a symbol of sin Darkness is often used in Scripture as a symbol of sin and its effects. ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/4656.htm - 6k, 1659. eleutheroo -- to make free, fig. Amos 4:13 ; 5:8 ). So it is good practice to look at the way the word is used in its own context within the Bible to determine what it actually means. Should any one consider that we are adding something that is not written ... /.../origen/origens commentary on the gospel of john/22 how the darkness failed.htm, Different Kinds of Light; and of Darkness. Darkness" (1 John 1:6) Charles P. Baylis Adjunct Professor of Bible LeTourneau UniversityLongview, Texa, s Tampa Bay Theological Seminary, Holiday, Florida In 1 John 1:6 the Apostle John wrote that an individual does not have fellowship with God if he is walking "in the darkness." The darkness in Egypt, Exodus 10:21-23, was miraculous; also that which covered all Judea with sympathetic gloom at the crucifixion of Christ, Luke 23:43. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: skoteinos Phonetic Spelling: (skot-i-nos') Short Definition: full of darkness, dark Definition: full of darkness ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/4652.htm - 6k, 4639. skia -- shadow ... shadow. And God separated the light from the darkness. Apart from its literal meaning, darkness often has a figurative meaning in the Bible. It is often contrasted with light, as a symbol of forgiveness and … "Works of darkness" are impure actions (Ephesians 5:11). darkness, gloom. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Deuteronomy 5:22These words Yahweh spoke to all your assembly on the mountain out of the midst of the fire, of the cloud, and of the thick darkness, with a great voice: and he added no more. ... /hebrew/3991.htm - 6k, 3990. maaphel -- darkness... 3989, 3990. maaphel. Figuratively, it usually represents ignorance, sin, or misery. Bible Study: Lost in The Darkness Part 2 of 4 This is part two of,”Lost in The Darkness”, a bible study that aids gods children in their quest for finding the light and sticking to it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Exodus 19:9And Jehovah said to Moses, Lo, I will come to thee in the cloud's thick darkness, that the people may hear when I speak with thee, and believe thee also for ever. "Outer darkness" illustrates the gloom of those on whom the gates of heaven are closed, Matthew 8:12. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Samuel 22:29For you are my lamp, Yahweh. Transliteration: maaphel Phonetic Spelling: (mah-af-ale') Short Definition: darkness. The One who opened the eyes of the blind can also bring us out of spiritual darkness. In conditions with insufficient light levels, color perception ranges from achromatic to ultimately black.. E. R. Achtmeier, Int17 (1963): 439-49; G. L. Borchert, Dictionary of Paul and His Letters, sv. It is only through the light of God in Jesus Christ that darkness can be dispelled. It is the same with spiritual night, or may be. Finally, God rules over the darkness eschatologically. darkness. The light has come and prevailed over the darkness. Spiritually blind people are living in darkness. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 John 2:9He who says he is in the light and hates his brother, is in the darkness even until now. darkness, gloom. Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them. Matthew 27:45 Now from noon until three o'clock in the afternoon there was darkness over the whole land; (WEY). A Religion > The Bible Quiz : Darkness is used both literally and figuratively in the Bible. 1-12. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV), Job 3:4Let that day be darkness. God Rules the Darkness. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two" ( 23:44-45 ; cf. The "day of darkness" in Joel 2:2 , caused by clouds of locusts, is a symbol of the obscurity which overhangs all divine proceedings. It is also a symbol of ignorance (Isaiah 9:2; 60:2; Matthew 6:23) and of death (Job 10:21; 17:13). Immediately a mist and darkness fell on him. Let a cloud dwell on it. The good news that Jesus brings to this world is that His light—His life-giving Spirit—floods light and life into the spiritual darkness of the sinner’s heart. (WEB JPS ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 28:3Man sets an end to darkness, and searches out, to the furthest bound, the stones of obscurity and of thick darkness. While darkness often accompanies the conception of death in Scripture (cf. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 Corinthians 4:5Therefore judge nothing before the time, until the Lord comes, who will both bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and reveal the counsels of the hearts. John 5 .../s/shineth.htm - 9k, Matthew 4:16the people who sat in darkness saw a great light, to those who sat in the region and shadow of death, to them light has dawned. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 22:11or darkness, so that you can not see, and floods of waters cover you. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS), Job 22:13You say,'What does God know? Word ... /hebrew/2816.htm - 6k, 2822. choshek -- darkness, obscurity... 2821, 2822. choshek. (WEB WEY DBY NAS). (KJV JPS DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 11:17Life shall be clearer than the noonday. He knows that the day of darkness is ready at his hand. In connection with this subject it ... /.../origen/origens commentary on the gospel of john/23 there is a divine.htm, How the Darkness Failed to Overtake the Light. The darkness "over all the land," (Matthew 27:45) attending the crucifixion has been attributed to an eclipse, but was undoubtedly miraculous, as no eclipse of the sun could have taken place at that time, the moon being at the full at the time of the passover. First, God knows the darkness. Darkness, the polar opposite of brightness, is understood as a lack of illumination or an absence of visible light.. Human vision is unable to distinguish color in conditions of either high brightness or very low brightness. Salem Media Group. (WEB ASV NAS RSV NIV), Job 23:17Because I was not cut off before the darkness, neither did he cover the thick darkness from my face. Matt 27:45 ; Mark 15:33 ). "Hell" and "pits of darkness" describe the fate of angels who sinned ( 2 Peter 2:4 ; Jude 6 ). Darkness ( Isaiah 13:9 Isaiah 13:10 ; Matthew 24:29 ) also is a symbol of the judgments that attend on the coming of the Lord. an horror of great darkness fell upon him.” … (WEB WEY NAS RSV NIV). [Illustration: Chapter header.] And God saw that the light was good. ... /hebrew/653.htm - 6k, 3991. maapheleyah -- deep darkness... 3990, 3991. maapheleyah. The "day of darkness" in Joel 2:2, caused by clouds of locusts, is a symbol of the obscurity which overhangs all divine proceedings. Live as children of light (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness and truth) and find out what pleases the Lord. This was the "thick cloud upon the mount" in which Jehovah was when he spake unto Moses there. '"Ephesians 5:11. Then each man will get his praise from God. Salvation brings light to those in darkness ( Isa 9:2 ). to exempt (from liability), (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), What is spiritual darkness? We don't belong to the night, nor to darkness,(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Hebrews 12:18For you have not come to a mountain that might be touched, and that burned with fire, and to blackness, darkness, storm,(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 Peter 2:9But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God's own possession, that you may proclaim the excellence of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light:(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Peter 2:4For if God didn't spare angels when they sinned, but cast them down to Tartarus, and committed them to pits of darkness, to be reserved for judgment;(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS NAS), 2 Peter 2:17These are wells without water, clouds driven by a storm; for whom the blackness of darkness has been reserved forever. John 1:5 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] John 1:5, NIV: "The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 3:5Let darkness and the shadow of death claim it for their own. What you have spoken in the ear in the inner chambers will be proclaimed on the housetops. Word ... /hebrew/3990.htm - 6k, 6940. qadruth -- darkness, gloom... 6939, 6940. qadruth. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 12:25They feel darkness, and not light, He causeth them to wander as a drunkard. ... /hebrew/3650.htm - 6k, Light in Darkness. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 Samuel 2:9He will keep the feet of his holy ones, but the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness; for no man shall prevail by strength. The plague (the ninth) of darkness in Egypt ( Exodus 10:21 ) is described as darkness "which may be felt." And there was evening and there was morning, the first day. John 1:5, ESV: "The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it." Jesus himself gave you the meaning of the word “darkness” in John 3:19–21 KJV Jesus said, “19 And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil. It also indicates God's judgment on evil. LIGHT IN DARKNESS. "Outer darkness" refers to the darkness of the streets in the East, which are never lighted up by any public or private lamps after nightfall, in contrast with the blaze of cheerful light in the house. hasak [J;v'j]) and New Testament (Gk.skotos [skovto"]) is an evocative word. God's Spirit was hovering over the surface of the waters. ... /hebrew/2822.htm - 6k, 653. aphelah -- darkness, gloominess, calamity... darkness, gloominess, calamity. Job 10:21-22 ), darkness at the crucifixion scene displays God's displeasure on humankind for crucifying his son. Jesus is the light and Satan is darkness. deep darkness. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. When the psalmist ( Psalms 97:2 ) describes the inscrutable nature of God's workings among the sons of men, he says, "Clouds and darkness are round about him." John 1:5 The light shines in the darkness, and thedarkness hasn't overcome it. 2823 . gros (`araphel): Used twice with "darkness" in Isaiah 60:2 Jeremiah 13:16. "DARKNESS" in the KJV Bible. The podcast is … I. The child of God may be, then, in comparative darkness. ... LIGHT IN DARKNESS. Symbolic Uses:In the Bible the main use of darkness is in contrast to light. Cognate: 4656 -- to darken; (figuratively) to produce a of moral, spiritual darkness (obscurity, blindness). Or what fellowship has light with darkness? .../s/shades.htm - 13k, Gross (12 Occurrences)... of pens. They can’t understand the gospel or biblical things. He wrote them on two tables of stone, and gave them to me. ... /.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture e/the cross the victory and.htm, Blackness (13 Occurrences)... Int. When the psalmist (Psalm 97:2) describes the inscrutable nature of God's workings among the sons of men, he says, "Clouds and darkness are round about him." (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Matthew 10:27What I tell you in the darkness, speak in the light; and what you hear whispered in the ear, proclaim on the housetops. NLT The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish it. (DBY), Job 10:21before I go where I shall not return from, to the land of darkness and of the shadow of death;(WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV), Job 10:22A land of darkness, as darkness itself; and of the shadow of death, without any order, and where the light is as darkness. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 John 2:11But he who hates his brother is in the darkness, and walks in the darkness, and doesn't know where he is going, because the darkness has blinded his eyes. Having said that, it's safe to say that "living in darkness" general means "living in sin". (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS YLT RSV NIV), Deuteronomy 5:23It happened, when you heard the voice out of the midst of the darkness, while the mountain was burning with fire, that you came near to me, even all the heads of your tribes, and your elders;(WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Deuteronomy 28:29and you shall grope at noonday, as the blind gropes in darkness, and you shall not prosper in your ways: and you shall be only oppressed and robbed always, and there shall be none to save you. '(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Romans 2:19and are confident that you yourself are a guide of the blind, a light to those who are in darkness,(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV), Romans 11:10Let darkness come over their eyes that they may be unable to see, and make Thou their backs continually to stoop. This symbolic usage is … Most Bible scholars agree that the phrase “outer darkness” refers to hell or, more properly, the lake of fire (Matthew 8:12; 13:42; 13:50; and 25:23). (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Genesis 15:12When the sun was going down, a deep sleep fell on Abram. [7] Again in Matthew:--The sons of the kingdom shall be cast out into the outer darkness (Matthew 8:12; 22:13). LIGHT THROUGH DARKNESS. Matthew 4:16 The people who sat in darkness, saw great light; and to them who sat in the region and shades of death, light hath arisen. 3991 . If therefore the light that is in you is darkness, how great is the darkness! Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: zophos Phonetic Spelling: (dzof'-os) Short Definition: darkness, murkiness Definition: darkness ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/2217.htm - 7k, 4652. skoteinos -- dark ... dark. "(WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Matthew 6:23But if your eye is evil, your whole body will be full of darkness. Without the star of promise, what would its darkness be! (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Luke 1:79to shine on those who sit in darkness and the shadow of death; to guide our feet into the way of peace." is spoken of as encompassing the actual presence of God, as that out of which he speaks, --the envelope, as it were, of divine glory. The absence of natural light, Genesis 1:2, and hence figuratively a state of misery and adversity, Job 18:6 Psalm 107:10 Isaiah 8:22 9:1; also the absence of the sun and stars, and hence the fall of chief men and national convulsions, Isaiah 13:10 Acts 2:20. It is a symbol of misery and adversity ( Job 18:6 ; Psalms 107:10 ; Isaiah 8:22 ; Ezek. 23. (n.) A state of ignorance or error, especially on moral or religious subjects; hence, wickedness; impurity. 30:18 ). The time of God's ultimate judgment, the day of the Lord, is portrayed in both the Old Testament and New Testament as a day of darkness ( Joel 2:2 ; Amos 5:18 Amos 5:20 ; Zeph 1:15 ; Matt 24:29 ; Rev 6:12-17 ). (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Luke 12:3Therefore whatever you have said in the darkness will be heard in the light. "A dark (the Revised Version, margin "squalid") place" (2 Peter 1:19) refers especially to the state of things described in 2Pe 2.Alfred H. Joy, 4655. skotos -- darkness ... darkness. For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Our efforts to live sanctified lives stand in stark contrast to the evil of our fallen culture, thereby exposing sinners for who they truly are and unveiling what they truly deserve — the wrath of God. .../o/obscurity.htm - 10k, Gloom (29 Occurrences)... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. Transliteration: chashok Phonetic Spelling: (khash-oke') Short Definition: darkness. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine; Noun, Neuter Transliteration: skotos Phonetic Spelling: (skot'-os) Short Definition: darkness Definition: darkness ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/4655.htm - 6k, 1105. gnophos -- darkness, gloom ... darkness, gloom. darkness, obscurity. Transliteration: qadruth Phonetic Spelling: (kad-rooth') Short Definition: blackness. It covered "all the land of Egypt," so that "they saw not one another." ... /.../brownlie/hymns of the greek church/when darkness falls and night.htm, Light through Darkness. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), John 12:46I have come as a light into the world, that whoever believes in me may not remain in the darkness. » Darkness in the Bible By the breath of God's mouth shall he go away. See PLAGUE; ECLIPSE. While darkness often accompanies the conception of death in Scripture (cf. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 3:6As for that night, let thick darkness seize on it. (YLT), Ephesians 5:8For you were once darkness, but are now light in the Lord. There is no thought that darkness is equal in power to God's light. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), John 1:5The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness hasn't overcome it. Darkness here denotes the falsities which take possession of those who are in knowledges; and the meaning is, how great is this darkness above that of others, or of the Gentiles, who have not knowledges. But his darkness is so thick, man cannot find his way around it, through it, or out of it. 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