The Guide to the Scriptures

    Darkness, Spiritual

    Wickedness or ignorance of spiritual things.

    • Woe unto them who put darkness for light:Isa. 5:20; ( 2 Ne. 15:20; )
    • Darkness shall cover the earth, and gross darkness the people:Isa. 60:2;
    • Jesus will give light to those that sit in darkness:Luke 1:79;
    • The light shines in darkness, and the darkness comprehends it not:John 1:5; ( D&C 45:7; )
    • Cast off the works of darkness and put on the armor of light:Rom. 13:12;
    • Have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness:Eph. 5:8–11;
    • Because ye ask not, ye are not brought into the light but must perish in the dark:2 Ne. 32:4;
    • Satan spreads the works of darkness:Hel. 6:28–31;
    • The powers of darkness prevail upon the earth:D&C 38:8, 11–12;
    • The whole world groans under darkness and sin:D&C 84:49–54;
    • If your eye be single to my glory, there shall be no darkness in you:D&C 88:67;
    • The works of darkness began to prevail among all the sons of men:Moses 5:55;