Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And they said unto Moses, Speak thou with us, and we will hear: but let not God speak with us, lest we die.

Bible References

Speak thou

Deuteronomy 18:16
according to all which thou didst ask of Yahweh thy God, in Horeb, in the day of the convocation saying, - Let me no further hearken unto the voice of Yahweh my God, and this great fire, let me not see any more lest I die.
Acts 7:38
The same, is he that came to be in the assembly in the desert, with the messenger who was speaking with him in Mount Sinai, and with our fathers, he who welcomed living utterances, to give unto us:

Let not

Exodus 33:20
But be said - Thou canst not see my face, For no son of earth can see me, and life
Genesis 32:30
So Jacob called the name of the place Peniel; For I saw God face to face; and my soul was delivered,

General references

Exodus 19:8
And all the people responded together and said, All that Yahweh hath spoken, will we do. And Moses took back the words of the people, unto Yahweh.
Deuteronomy 4:33
Did a people ever hear the voice of a god speaking out of the midst of fire, as, thou, didst hear, and yet live?
Deuteronomy 5:4
Face to face, spake Yahweh with you in the mount out of the midst of the fire,