Isa 60:1,2 Arise, shine; For your light has come! And the glory of the Lord is risen upon you. 2 For behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, And deep darkness the people; But the Lord will arise over you, And His glory will be seen upon you.
If the darkness is below us, why we feel sometimes that darkness clouds our minds and hinder our spiritual life and strength? First the darkness that clouds our mind, is because the path we have to take might be unclear certain times. We might be thinking which is the right and righteous path and we fell that this darkness hinders listening to God’s voice for the guidance. When we have this kind of situation, we can certainly know that the serpent of old is forming a cloud of darkness below our feet to hinder the spiritual steps that we take. How can he form the cloud of darkness in our feet before our path? By the wisdom from below; what is the wisdom that comes from below? Contd..