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2 Corinthians 4:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.

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John 12:40 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

40 “He has blinded their eyes
    and hardened their heart,
so that they might not look with their eyes,
    and understand with their heart and turn—
    and I would heal them.”

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2 Corinthians 3:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 But their minds were hardened. Indeed, to this very day, when they hear the reading of the old covenant, that same veil is still there, since only in Christ is it set aside.

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Isaiah 6:10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

10 Make the mind of this people dull,
    and stop their ears,
    and shut their eyes,
so that they may not look with their eyes,
    and listen with their ears,
and comprehend with their minds,
    and turn and be healed.”

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2 Corinthians 4:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

For it is the God who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.

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Acts 26:18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

18 to open their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.’

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1 John 5:19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

19 We know that we are God’s children, and that the whole world lies under the power of the evil one.

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Ephesians 6:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 For our[a] struggle is not against enemies of blood and flesh, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers of this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places.

Footnotes:

  1. Ephesians 6:12 Other ancient authorities read your
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Ephesians 2:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

in which you once lived, following the course of this world, following the ruler of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work among those who are disobedient.

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John 12:31 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

31 Now is the judgment of this world; now the ruler of this world will be driven out.

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John 8:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Jesus the Light of the World

12 Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness but will have the light of life.”

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Revelation 20:2-3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

He seized the dragon, that ancient serpent, who is the Devil and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years, and threw him into the pit, and locked and sealed it over him, so that he would deceive the nations no more, until the thousand years were ended. After that he must be let out for a little while.

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Philippians 2:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

who, though he was in the form of God,
    did not regard equality with God
    as something to be exploited,

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Hebrews 1:3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

He is the reflection of God’s glory and the exact imprint of God’s very being, and he sustains[a] all things by his powerful word. When he had made purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,

Footnotes:

  1. Hebrews 1:3 Or bears along
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Colossians 1:27 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

27 To them God chose to make known how great among the Gentiles are the riches of the glory of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.

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John 16:11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

11 about judgment, because the ruler of this world has been condemned.

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John 14:30 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

30 I will no longer talk much with you, for the ruler of this world is coming. He has no power over me;

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Matthew 4:8-9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor; and he said to him, “All these I will give you, if you will fall down and worship me.”

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Colossians 1:15 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Supremacy of Christ

15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation;

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2 Corinthians 3:18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

18 And all of us, with unveiled faces, seeing the glory of the Lord as though reflected in a mirror, are being transformed into the same image from one degree of glory to another; for this comes from the Lord, the Spirit.

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1 Corinthians 10:20 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 No, I imply that what pagans sacrifice, they sacrifice to demons and not to God. I do not want you to be partners with demons.

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2 Corinthians 3:11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

11 for if what was set aside came through glory, much more has the permanent come in glory!

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