Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known.

Bible References

We see

2 Corinthians 3:18
As all of us reflect the glory of the Lord with unveiled faces, we are becoming more like him with ever-increasing glory by the Lord's Spirit.
2 Corinthians 5:7
For we live by faith, not by sight.
Philippians 3:12
It's not that I have already reached this goal or have already become perfect. But I keep pursuing it, hoping somehow to embrace it just as I have been embraced by the Messiah Jesus.
James 1:23
For if anyone hears the word but is not obedient to it, he is like a man who looks at himself in a mirror

Darkly

Judges 14:12
"Let me tell you a riddle," Samson told them. "If you can solve it during this week-long festival, I'll give you 30 linen garments and 30 formal garments.
Ezekiel 17:2
"Son of Man, compose a riddle and relate a parable to Israel's house.

Face

Exodus 33:11
The LORD would speak to Moses face to face just as a man speaks with his friend. When Moses returned to the camp, Nun's son Joshua, his young servant, would not leave the tent.
Numbers 12:8
I speak to him audibly and in visions, not in mysteries. If he can gaze at the image of the LORD, why aren't you afraid to speak against my servant Moses?"
Matthew 5:8
"How blessed are those who are pure in heart, because it is they who will see God!
Matthew 18:10
"See to it that you do not despise one of these little ones, because I tell you, their angels in heaven always have access to my Father in heaven.
Romans 8:18
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed to us.
1 John 3:2
Dear friends, we are now God's children, but what we will be like has not been revealed yet. We know that when the Messiah is revealed, we will be like him, because we will see him as he is.
Revelation 22:4
and see his face, and his name will be on their foreheads.

Now

1 Corinthians 13:9
For what we know is incomplete and what we prophesy is incomplete.
John 10:15
just as the Father knows me and I know the Father. And I lay down my life for the sheep.

General references

Ezekiel 17:2
"Son of Man, compose a riddle and relate a parable to Israel's house.
1 Corinthians 13:9
For what we know is incomplete and what we prophesy is incomplete.
2 Corinthians 5:7
For we live by faith, not by sight.

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