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Coptic Thomas 24
His disciples said: "Show us the place where you are, because it is necessary for us to seek it. He said to them: "Whoever has ears should hear! Light exists inside a person of light, and he shines on the whole world. If he does not shine, there is darkness." © Patterson-Robinson
Greek P.Oxy 655d.1-5 ???
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His disciples said: "Show us the place where you are, because it is necessary for us to seek it. He said to them: "Whoever has ears should hear! Light exists inside a person of light, and he shines on the whole world. If he does not shine, there is darkness."

John 8:12

12When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."

John 9:5
5While I am in the world, I am the light of the world."

John 11:9-10
9Jesus answered, "Are there not twelve hours of daylight? A man who walks by day will not stumble, for he sees by this world's light. 10It is when he walks by night that he stumbles, for he has no light."

John 12:35-36
35Then Jesus told them, "You are going to have the light just a little while longer. Walk while you have the light, before darkness overtakes you. The man who walks in the dark does not know where he is going. 36Put your trust in the light while you have it, so that you may become sons of light." When he had finished speaking, Jesus left and hid himself from them.

John 12:46
46I have come into the world as a light, so that no one who believes in me should stay in darkness.

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John 1:4-5
4In him was life, and that life was the light of men. 5The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood[a] it.


Matthew 5:14

14"You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden.

Other New Testament Parallels

Mark 3
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Luke 3
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Matthew 3

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James 35
It don't get no better than James.

Romans 35
It don't get no better than James.
Hebrew/Jewish/Samaritan Parallels

Leviticus 35
Love your brother

Marka 35
If they say it's in the heavens, the birds will go before you...
Other Parallels

Ginza Rba 35

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Elijah 15
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