Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
according to all that you asked of the Lord your God in Horeb on the day of the assembly, saying, ‘Let me not hear again the voice of the Lord my God, let me not see this great fire anymore, or I will die.’
This is the one who was in
the congregation in the wilderness together with the angel who was speaking to him on Mount Sinai, and who was with our fathers; and he received living oracles to pass on to you.
But He said, “You cannot see My face,
for no man can see Me and live!”
So Jacob named the place
Peniel, for he said, “ I have seen God face to face, yet my life has been preserved.”
All the people answered together and said, “All that the Lord has spoken we will do!” And Moses brought back the words of the people to the Lord.
Has any people heard the voice of God speaking from the midst of the fire, as you have heard it, and survived?
The Lord spoke to you
face to face at the mountain from the midst of the fire,