Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Who only hath immortality, dwelling in the light which no man can approach unto; whom no man hath seen, nor can see: to whom be honour and power everlasting. Amen.

Bible References


Psalm 104:2
who covers thyself with light as with a garment, who stretches out the heavens like a curtain,
Habakkuk 3:4
And [his] brightness was as the light. He had rays from his hand, and there was the hiding of his power.
1 John 1:5
And this is the message that we have heard from him and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
Revelation 1:16
and having in his right hand seven stars, and a sharp two-edged sword coming out of his mouth. And the sight of him was as the sun shines in its strength.
Revelation 21:3
And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they will be his people. And God himself will be with them.
Revelation 22:5
And there will be no night there, and they have no need of a lamp and the light of sun, because Lord God will illuminate them. And they will reign into the ages of the ages.


Exodus 33:20
And he said, Thou cannot see my face, for man shall not see me and live.
John 1:18
No man has ever seen God. The only begotten Son, being in the bosom of the Father, that man reported him.
John 6:46
Not that any man has seen the Father, except he who is from God. This man has seen the Father.
John 14:9
Jesus says to him, Have I been so long a time with you, and thou do not know me, Philip? He who has seen me has seen the Father. And how can thou say, Show us the Father?
Colossians 1:15
who is an image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation.

General references

Exodus 33:18
And he said, Show me, I pray thee, thy glory.
Job 23:8
Behold, I go forward, but he is not [there], and backward, but I cannot perceive him,
Job 26:9
He encloses the face of his throne, and spreads his cloud upon it.
Psalm 33:14
From the place of his habitation he looks forth upon all the inhabitants of the earth;
Ecclesiastes 7:24
That which is, is far off and exceedingly deep. Who can find it out?