Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness.
The master commended the dishonest steward for his shrewdness; for the sons of this world are more shrewd in dealing with their own generation than the sons of light.
While you have the light, believe in the light, that you may become sons of light." When Jesus had said this, he departed and hid himself from them.
to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'
for once you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord; walk as children of light