Jesus claims to be the light of the world
Jesus said he was the light of the world when he was teaching in the temple. The Pharisees argued with him and tried to stone him.
Key passages
Jn 8:12–59

Then Jesus spoke to them again, saying, “I am the light of the world! The one who follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” So the Pharisees said to him, “You testify concerning yourself! Your testimony is not true.” Jesus answered …