John 3:19-21 NIV

19 This is the verdict: Light has come into the world, but people loved darkness instead of light because their deeds were evil.

References for John 3:19

20 Everyone who does evil hates the light, and will not come into the light for fear that their deeds will be exposed.

References for John 3:20

21 But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what they have done has been done in the sight of God.