"The secret things belong to the LORD our God, but the things revealed belong to us and to our sons forever, that we may observe all the words of this law.
He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or epochs which the Father has fixed by His own authority;
Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and unfathomable His ways!
And show you the secrets of wisdom! For sound wisdom has two sides Know then that God forgets a part of your iniquity.
For WHO HAS KNOWN THE MIND OF THE LORD, THAT HE WILL INSTRUCT HIM? But we have the mind of Christ.
All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness;
"You shall teach them diligently to your sons and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up.
and you return to the LORD your God and obey Him with all your heart and soul according to all that I command you today, you and your sons,
"And to man He said, 'Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; And to depart from evil is understanding.'"
The secret of the LORD is for those who fear Him, And He will make them know His covenant.
For the devious are an abomination to the LORD; But He is intimate with the upright.
"All things have been handed over to Me by My Father; and no one knows the Son except the Father; nor does anyone know the Father except the Son, and anyone to whom the Son wills to reveal Him.
This was to fulfill what was spoken through the prophet: "I WILL OPEN MY MOUTH IN PARABLES; I WILL UTTER THINGS HIDDEN SINCE THE FOUNDATION OF THE WORLD."
but these have been written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing you may have life in His name.
I will open my mouth in a parable; I will utter dark sayings of old,
To the law and to the testimony! If they do not speak according to this word, it is because they have no dawn.
"But who has stood in the council of the LORD, That he should see and hear His word? Who has given heed to His word and listened?
so that they might request compassion from the God of heaven concerning this mystery, so that Daniel and his friends would not be destroyed with the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
"It is He who reveals the profound and hidden things; He knows what is in the darkness, And the light dwells with Him.
Daniel answered before the king and said, "As for the mystery about which the king has inquired, neither wise men, conjurers, magicians nor diviners are able to declare it to the king.
'O Belteshazzar, chief of the magicians, since I know that a spirit of the holy gods is in you and no mystery baffles you, tell me the visions of my dream which I have seen, along with its interpretation.
Surely the Lord GOD does nothing Unless He reveals His secret counsel To His servants the prophets.
"No longer do I call you slaves, for the slave does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all things that I have heard from My Father I have made known to you.
Jesus said to him, "If I want him to remain until I come, what is that to you? You follow Me!"
Now to Him who is able to establish you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery which has been kept secret for long ages past,
For I am mindful of the sincere faith within you, which first dwelt in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice, and I am sure that it is in you as well.
Jesus answered them, "To you it has been granted to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it has not been granted.