Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou canst not
So Jacob named the place Peniel, explaining, "Certainly I have seen God face to face and have survived."
You said, "The Lord our God has shown us his great glory and we have heard him speak from the middle of the fire. It is now clear to us that God can speak to human beings and they can keep on living.
When Gideon realized that it was the Lord's messenger, he said, "Oh no! Master, Lord! I have seen the Lord's messenger face to face!"
Manoah said to his wife, "We will certainly die, because we have seen a supernatural being!"
I said, "Too bad for me! I am destroyed, for my lips are contaminated by sin, and I live among people whose lips are contaminated by sin. My eyes have seen the king, the Lord who commands armies."
No one has ever seen God. The only one, himself God, who is in closest fellowship with the Father, has made God known.
1 Timothy 6:16
He alone possesses immortality and lives in unapproachable light, whom no human has ever seen or is able to see. To him be honor and eternal power! Amen.
But to which of the angels has he ever said, "Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet"?
He held seven stars in his right hand, and a sharp double-edged sword extended out of his mouth. His face shone like the sun shining at full strength.