is used with several different
meanings in the Bible; such as:
Gloom of the regions of the dead; hell.
( Matthew 22:13)
Empire of Satan. (Colossians
Dark; involved in moral darkness
ignorance; shut off from intellectual light.
( Matthew 6:23)
(literally or figuratively);
when the king came in to see the guests,
he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment: And he saith unto him;
Friend, how camest thou in hither not having a wedding garment?
And he was speechless. Then said the king
to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and
take him away, and cast him into outer darkenss;
there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
For many are called, but
few are chosen.
light of the body is the eye:
if therefore thine eye be single
thy whole body shall be full of light.
But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness.
If therefore the light that is in thee
how great is that darkness!
No man can serve two masters:
for either he will hate the one, and love the
other; or else he will hold to the one,
and despise the other.
Ye cannot serve God