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Darkness


1. Created by God. Ps 104:20; Isa 45:7.

2. Originally covered the earth. Ge 1:2.

3. Separated from the light. Ge 1:4.

4. Called night. Ge 1:5.

5. Caused by the setting of the sun. Ge 15:17; Joh 6:17.

6. Inexplicable nature of. Job 38:19,20.

7. Exhibits God’s power and greatness. Job 38:8,9.

8. Degrees of, mentioned

a. Great. Ge 15:12.

b. That may be felt. Ex 10:21.

c. Thick. De 5:22; Joe 2:2.

d. Gross. Jer 13:16.

e. Outer or extreme. Mt 8:12.

9. Effects of

a. Keeps us from seeing objects. Ex 10:23.

b. Causes us to go astray. Joh 12:35; 1Jo 2:11.

c. Causes us to stumble. Isa 59:10.

10. Often put for night. Ps 91:6.

11. Called the swaddling band of the sea. Job 38:9.

12. Cannot hide us from God. Ps 139:11,12.

13. The wicked

a. The children of. 1Th 5:5.

b. Live in. Ps 107:10.

c. Walk in. Ps 82:5.

d. Perpetuate their designs in. Job 24:16.

e. Are full of. Mt 6:23.

14. Miraculous

a. On mount Sinai. Ex 19:16; Heb 12:18.

b. Over the land of Egypt. Ex 10:21,22.

c. At the death of Christ. Mt 27:45.

d. Before the destruction of Jerusalem. Mt 24:29.

15. Illustrative of

a. Greatness and unsearchableness of God. Ex 20:21; 2Sa 22:10,12; 1Ki 8:12; Ps 97:2.

b. Abstruse and deep subjects. Job 28:3.

c. Secrecy. Isa 45:19; Mt 10:27.

d. Ignorance and error. Job 37:19; Isa 60:2; Joh 1:5; 3:19; 12:35; Ac 26:18.

e. Anything hateful. Job 3:4-9.

f. A course of sin. Pr 2:13; Eph 5:11.

g. Heavy afflictions. Job 23:17; Ps 112:4; Ec 5:17; Isa 5:30; 8:22; 59:9.

h. The power of Satan. Eph 6:12; Col 1:13.

i. The grave. 1Sa 2:9; Job 10:21,22.

j. The punishment of devils and wicked men. Mt 22:13; 2Pe 2:4,17; Jude 1:6,13.