Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the people stood afar off, and Moses drew near unto the thick darkness where God was.

Bible References

The people

Exodus 19:16
And it came to pass on the third day, when the morning had come, that there were thunderings and lightnings, and a heavy cloud upon the mount, and the sound of a horn, loud exceedingly, - and all the people who were in the camp trembled.
Deuteronomy 5:5
(I was standing between Yahweh and you, at that time, to declare unto you the word of Yahweh, - for ye shrank with fear from the presence of the fire, and went not up in the mount) saying: -


1 Kings 8:12
Then, said Solomon, - Yahweh, said, that he would make his habitation in thick gloom:
2 Chronicles 6:1
Then, said Solomon, - Yahweh, said, that he would make his habitation in thick gloom;
Psalm 18:9
Then he stretched out the heaven, and came down, - and, thick gloom, was under his feet;
Psalm 97:2
Clouds and thick darkness, are round about him, Righteousness and justice, are the establishing of his throne.
Psalm 104:2
Putting on light, as a robe, Stretching out the heavens, as a curtain;
1 Timothy 6:16
Who alone hath immortality, dwelling in light unapproachable, - Whom no man hath seen - nor can see: unto whom, be honour and might age-abiding. Amen.

General references

Exodus 24:2
And Moses alone shall draw near unto Yahweh, but, they shall not draw near, and, the people, shall not come up with him.
Deuteronomy 4:36
Out of the heavens, he let thee hear his voice to instruct thee, - and, upon the earth, he let thee see his great fire, and his own words, thou didst hear out of the midst of the fire.
Deuteronomy 5:4
Face to face, spake Yahweh with you in the mount out of the midst of the fire,
Job 26:9
Who shutteth-in the face of the throne, he spreadeth over it his cloud;