Try it free for 30 days. Font Size Font Size. Share Print. But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people, that ye should show forth the praises of Him who hath called you out of darkness into His marvelous light. 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:. But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his possession, so that you may proclaim the praises of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
The Light of Christ and the Gift of the Holy Ghost
Brought Forth “Out of Darkness”
But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that you should show forth the praises of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvelous light;. Deuteronomy Only the LORD had a delight in thy fathers to love them, and he chose their seed after them, even you above all people, as it is this day. Psalm A seed shall serve him; it shall be accounted to the Lord for a generation. Exodus ,6 Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people: for all the earth is mine: …. Isaiah But ye shall be named the Priests of the LORD: men shall call you the Ministers of our God: ye shall eat the riches of the Gentiles, and in their glory shall ye boast yourselves. Psalm That I may see the good of thy chosen, that I may rejoice in the gladness of thy nation, that I may glory with thine inheritance. Isaiah Open ye the gates, that the righteous nation which keepeth the truth may enter in. John And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth. Deuteronomy But the LORD hath taken you, and brought you forth out of the iron furnace, even out of Egypt, to be unto him a people of inheritance, as ye are this day.
Into His Marvelous Light Versions
When walking out of a dark room into the sunshine, light can be blinding. As our eyes become accustomed to the light, we can see more clearly and enjoy the scenery that surrounds us. Likewise, when we look into the light of the scriptures, the brightness of truth can sometimes hurt. We will be journeying into the scriptures by imagining we are back in the days of Jesus and the Apostles, listening to them teach and preach the plan of salvation. Therefore, every effort has been made to present the pure Word of God without adding to, or taking away from its teachings Deuteronomy , Proverbs It is not our intention to diminish any personal relationship you may have with our Lord.
Updated: Dec 14, Genesis Here we find the creation of the heavens and the earth. Interestingly, in verse 1 it says that the earth when initially created was without form and void. Then it goes on to say that darkness covered the face of the earth. In other words, darkness is the absence of light. The word darkness also carries the meaning of misery, falsehood, ignorance, death, sorrow, blindness,and wickedness. In scripture the word darkness carries with it evil spiritual overtones. The word used here for light is ore.